35 Things to do in Chicago | Top Attractions Travel Guide

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Having lived in Chicago for 20 years, we came up with our list of the top 10 free things to do in Chicago when we have guests visiting us from out of town. Come discover with us our beautiful city and all the free attractions it has to offer. Music tracks in order of appearance in the video: Vibe With Me by Joakim Karud http://soundcloud.com/joakimkarud Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/-7YDBIGCXsY Good For You by THBD https://soundcloud.com/thbdsultan Creative Commons — Attribution 3.0 Unported— CC BY 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/b... Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/-K_YSjqKgvQ Marxist Arrow by Twin Musicom is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: http://www.twinmusicom.org/ Dance With Me by Ehrling: https://soundcloud.com/ehrling Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/VaXY6s3AZWA This Is Me by Declan DP https://soundcloud.com/declandp Creative Commons — Attribution-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported — CC BY-ND 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/b... Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/TKIR_JzPI7U Rock Angel by Joakim Karud https://soundcloud.com/joakimkarud Creative Commons — Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported— CC BY-SA 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/b... Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/K8eRXvLL7Wo Bumba Crossing by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Source: http://incompetech.com/music/royalty-free/index.html?isrc=USUAN1500031 Artist: http://incompetech.com/ Voyage by LEMMiNO https://soundcloud.com/lemmino Creative Commons — Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported— CC BY-SA 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/b... Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/2D9ri6EkI7s Lotus Lane by The Loyalist - Preconceived Notions https://soundcloud.com/preconceived-n... Creative Commons — Attribution 3.0 Unported— CC BY 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/b... Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/1YVHRMVwwHg Lost Within by A Himitsu https://soundcloud.com/a-himitsu Creative Commons — Attribution 3.0 Unported— CC BY 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/b... Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/DHNZeIy4kjs Mood by Ehrling: https://soundcloud.com/ehrling Music promoted by Soundcloud https://soundcloud.com/ehrling/ehrling-mood

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You’re used to all the vloggers, instagram posts, and articles telling you about all the places you should visit, but what about the places you can’t go to anymore? Here’s some of the most popular tourists attractions that don’t even exist anymore. If they ever did. Subscribe to Talltanic http://goo.gl/wgfvrr Watch our "Evidence That Aliens HAVE Visited Earth " video here:- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iL227eb9FSI Watch our "CRAZY Ideas That Actually Worked!" video here- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v0n2wEAiOcg Watch our UNBELIEVABLE Items Found After Tsunamis !" video here- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VNNLwdBI7Gk 19. Pioneer Cabin Tree Once upon a time, people use to be able to walk underneath the Pioneer Cabin Tree, which used to be found at the Calaveras Big Trees State Park in California. No one knew its exact age, but it was estimated to be over 1,000 years old. It had a circumference of 33 feet or 10 meters and was nicknamed “the Tunnel Tree.” For years, it was apparent that the tree was weakening. In 2017, a powerful rain storm took down the tree, causing it to shatter when it fell to the ground. 18. The Sutro Baths The old saltwater swimming pool complex known as the Sutro Baths were built back in 1896. Exactly 70 years later, it burned down. If you look over the coast of San Francisco near the famous Seal Rocks and Cliff House, you can still make out the ruins of the public establishment. Former mayor and millionaire Francisco Adolph Sutro had the pool built with 7 seawater pools and included natural history halls and displays of fine art. 17. Wedding Cake Rock Look at this photo. It certainly looks like a slice of a white sheet cake, doesn’t? Therefore the name “Wedding Cake Rock” seems more or less appropriate. Despite the cheery name, however, Australia’s famous sandstone rock formation had to be closed due to concerns of danger to visitors. About 10,000 people used to visit Wedding Cake Rock, or White Rock, every year before they installed a fence and made regulations much more strict ever since 2015. 16. Dadipark This park in Belgium was built in 1950 and was meant to be a playground for the children. About 30 years later, it would begin to feature amusement park rides. Dadipark was originally meant to entertain the children of people on their pilgrimage to the local basilica and then would be open to tourists after its renovation. The rides were said to have gotten more and more dangerous. By 2002, the park closed to be madeover with safer rides, but it has since remained closed. 15. Chacaltaya Glacier It proves a treacherous journey to be able to reach the top of the Chacaltaya mountain in Bolivia. Still, outdoor adventurers still took it upon themselves to reach the only ski resort in the country and used to be the highest lift-served ski area in South America. It never got too popular, but if you never visited before, you can’t anymore since the glacier started to retreat and then eventually just melted. Rising temperatures recorded in the 90s seemed to be the start of the glacier’s disappearance. 14. The Old Man Of The Mountain You could call it the Great Stone Face, The Profile, or the more common Old Man of the Mountain. No matter what your preferred nomenclature was, what stays the same is how it doesn’t exist anymore. You see that piece of rock jutting out the side of that mountain? It used to be way more prominent. Its shape was once featured on the New Hampshire quarter since it was so iconic to the state. It would collapse in 2003.

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The following travel video is a comprehensive list of the best 35 Things to do in Chicago including all of the top Attractions worth visiting and seeing in this complete travel guide for the Windy City.
Many people don't realize this but Chicago is a world class city with festivals, arts, entertainment, dining and architecture that can rival any city in North America or even Europe. The only other city that I think can compare with Chicago - in terms of attractions - in America is New York. Whether you're scarfing down Chicago style deep dish pizza or taking in a Blues festival you'll find no shortage of things to do in the city. If you're a sport fan there are no shortage of professional teams to follow at any time of the year including the Chicago Blackhawks, Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox, Chicago Bears and the Chicago Bulls. When you're thinking of destination to travel to in the United States, Chicago should be near the top of your list. I guarantee that you'll have a lot of fun:

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35 Things to do in Chicago | Top Attractions Travel Guide

1) Chicago Architecture and Chicago River Walk
2) Chicago River Boat Trip
3) Kayaking along the Chicago River
4) Cloud Gate - The Bean
5) Millennium Park
6) Pavilion 'Free Shows'
7) Art Institute of Chicago
8) Watch a Chicago Cubs game at Wrigley Field
9) Eat Deep Dish Pizza
10) Visit the sky deck at Willis Tower (formerly Sears Tower)
11) Stroll around the University of Chicago campus
12) Check out the Oriental Institute of History
13) Marvel and escape the bustle at Osaka Garden
14) Enjoy an afternoon or evening at Wicker Park
15) Relax and escape at Humboldt Park
16) Check out the Dinosaur exhibits at the Chicago Field Museum
17) Visit the Shedd Aquarium - the largest indoor one in the world
18) Watch a Chicago Blackhawks game at the United Center
19) Check out the 'Borders' exhibit at Solti Gardens of Grant Park
20) Admire Buckingham Fountain during the day or at night
21) View the Chicago skyline from the Hancock Center
22) Spend an afternoon having fun at Navy Pier
23) Wander around Lincoln Park Zoo and Conservatory
24) Work out or get a tan at North Avenue Beach
25) Laugh your head off watching improv at The Second City
26) Test your mind playing the Zombie Game
27) Go shopping or people watching along the Magnificent Mile
28) Take the Chicago 'El or 'L' CTA metro system
29) Watch an NFL football game (Chicago Bears) at Soldier Field
30) Check out the entirely free Money Museum
31) Ride a bicycle in downtown Chicago
32) Spend time at the Museum of Science and Technology
33) Marvel at the architectural wonder known as Robbie House
34) Rest your legs by taking a Chicago city tour by Segway
35) Check out a performance at Chicago Theatre

We got to see buildings like Marina City, Trump Tower, and Wrigley Building. Architecture river tours are a fun way to take in the sights along the river. If you find yourself here during the summer months kayaking is a popular way to experience the Chicago River. The Crown Fountain is a cool interactive sculpture located in Millennium Park. Art lovers will enjoy the Art Institute of Chicago. Taking in a Chicago Cubs baseball game at Wrigley field is a must for anyone who visits the city. You can't come to Chicago and not eat deep-dish pizza! During our week here we ate at many pizzerias in town including Lou Malnati's, Giordano's, Gino's East Side, and Pizzeria Uno. Formerly known as the Sears Tower, Willis Tower is now the 2nd tallest building in the United States. Many of the buildings at the University of Chicago were designed in the Gothic style.
which is in Chicago's South Side. For a chance to come face to face with dinosaurs, head over to the Field Museum. Right next door is the Shedd Aquarium which is a popular attraction for families. Visit the John Hancock Center by night as the city really dazzles from the 94th floor. The Navy Pier is a fun place to visit on a weekend including a Ferris Wheel. Chicago's Museum of Science and Technology is the largest science museum. It's hard to miss the flashing lights of the historic Chicago Theatre! Music has creative commons attribution license:

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