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.
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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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.
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.