Chicago is always popular and as the third largest American city, there are countless attractions that lure visitors. Especially with the immigration-intensive leap in the 20th century, it led to multiple identities of the Wind City, and that included Polish, Greek, Irish, Italian and Jewish.
Today, Chicago is diverse and boasts various shopping districts, a thriving arts scene and a wealth of dining options. Skyscrapers certainly keep Chicago visitors looking for the first time, as it's worth admiring. At the same time, spending time in the Millennium Park on a cruise along the Architecture is an attraction you don't miss. Also, for a bird's eye view, head to the John Hancock Center or the Willis Tower for the 360 Chicago Observatory or the John Hancock Observatory in Chicago. There are exceptional museums that understand the thriving culture that visitors can take to a whole new depth.
A visit to Chicago and the opportunity to save money may seem controversial, but it is true. You can save money if you plan to visit the city in winter. Hotel prices are reduced and cheap flights are easy. Check for affordable breakfast options in the Lakeview and Lincoln Park neighborhoods; Invest in a Chicago City Pass or Go Chicago Card, offering access to all of Chicago's popular attractions at one price and save money on other entertainment costs.
Chicago has fine dining and don't skip regional rates. Hot dogs and pizzas are also the best drink, order Chicago soda called & # 39; pop & # 39 ;. As in all other big cities, you need to be careful outside, keeping your values safe at all times. Avoid walking alone and being alert.
Traveling in Chicago using public transportation is recommended. Train L is a raised train that is easy and cheap to use. For most attractions, there is a CTA using an extensive bus system, but newcomers may have difficulty navigating. The subway regional train stops in neighboring cities and downtown Chicago, while you can also access the Blue Line L. Cabs are easy to come by, but starting prices are high. Street and parking fees are expensive. The issue of parking is not new to Chicago, and it stifles travelers, regulars and visitors alike. Here are some of the parking rules you need to know before you hit the road.
· People who own 6-foot-tall vehicles cannot park within 20 feet, as other vehicles or motorists may experience difficulty, and also restricts the movement of pedestrians and other drivers.
· Alley parking is not allowed for motorists as once again this impedes traffic and parking in front of the garage is also not allowed as it prevents motorists from maneuvering.
· Reverse parking is illegal. This means a street incorporating northbound traffic to the right, and southbound traffic to the left must have a parked vehicle on the right side to the north and left to the south.
· Chicago has parking sports marked as diagonal lines and it is mandatory to park within those lines.