Chicago For Dummies
From the incredible new Millennium Park to the Magnificent Mile, Cubs games to theater, intimate jazz haunts to grand symphony halls, deep-dish pizza to 5 Star dining, art boutiques to incredible museums, Chicago has it all. And this guide makes exploring the Windy City a breeze with: Info on how to get around A shopper’s guide for power shopping or bargain hunting 4 great itineraries that help you make the most of your time 10 “Oh-so-Chicago” experiences Like every For Dummies travel guide, Chicago For Dummies, Third Edition includes: Down-to-earth trip-planning advice What you shouldn’t miss—and what you can skip The best hotels and restaurants for every budget Handy Post-it Flags to mark your favorite pages
- Electronic book text | 312 pages
- 08 Jul 2005
- John Wiley & Sons Inc
- FOR DUMMIES
- United States
- 3rd Revised edition
Table of contents
Introduction. Part I: Introducing Chicago. Chapter 1: Discovering the Best of Chicago. Chapter 2: Digging Deeper into Chicago. Chapter 3: Deciding When to Go. Part II: Planning Your Trip to Chicago. Chapter 4: Managing Your Money. Chapter 5: Getting to Chicago. Chapter 6: Catering to Special Travel Needs or Interests. Chapter 7: Taking Care of the Remaining Details. Part III: Settling Into Chicago. Chapter 8: Arriving and Getting Oriented. Chapter 9: Checking In at Chicago's Best Hotels. Chapter 10: Dining and Snacking in Chicago. Part IV: Exploring Chicago. Chapter 11: Discovering Chicago's Best Attractions. Chapter 12: Shopping the Local Stores. Chapter 13: Following an Itinerary: Four Great Options. Chapter 14: Going Beyond Chicago: Five Day Trips. Part V: Living It Up after Dark: Chicago Nightlife. Chapter 15: Applauding the Cultural Scene. Chapter 16: Hitting the Clubs and Bars. Part VI: The Part of Tens. Chapter 17: Ten Oh-So-Chicago Experiences. Chapter 18: Ten Things to Do in Bad Weather. Chapter 19: Ten Chicago Don'ts. Appendix: Quick Concierge. Index.
About Laura Tiebert
Laura Tiebert is a freelance writer whose travels have taken her from the frozen tundra of Dawson City in Yukon Territory to the wide beaches of Muscat, Oman. A native Midwesterner, she lived in New York City for years before returning to Chicago. Today, she stays a bit closer to home in Evanston, Illinois, where she lives with her husband, Andrew, and son, Joel.