My Town: Chicago

22 January 2016
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Chicago’s a big city with lots to offer, if you want to find out what’s beyond the ‘Bean’, stick with foodie and blogger, Mina Im's inside scoop.

A local from way back, Mina knows the best places to eat, drink and play, along with a cool option for getting out of Chicago city.

 Chicago city Chicago is Mina Im's kind of town


Cochon Volant – This French eatery offers a unique take on the classic American cheeseburger: Les Cheeseburger Royale. It’s a must-try.


The Boarding House – Indulge in appetisers and drink the night away with one of the most age-diverse crowds in the city. The menu is outdone only by the modern decor, which features a massive chandelier of wine glasses.


The Signature Room – Check out The Signature Room on the 95th floor of the John Hancock Center. Here you dine alongside breathtaking 360-degree views of the city skyline.

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John Hancock Center The John Hancock Center - Find the Signature Room on the 95th floor

Day Trip

Lincoln Park Zoo – Take a walk on the wild side in the heart of the city. Lincoln Park Zoo is one of the last free zoos in America and the perfect spot to spend a balmy summer day.

Secret Tip

Insider info – Spend an afternoon trackside watching the horses race at Arlington Park. Whether you fancy a wager or simply want to be entertained, this place is incredible.

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