Posts Tagged: self guided chicago tours

Chicago Theater District Tour

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Chicago Theater District Tour

This tour will explore the downtown Theater District and the gorgeous architecture of the old movie palaces and concert venues.  There are many other gorgeous theater buildings and incredible theater companies in other areas of Chicago. Be sure to also check out our full selection of self-guided tours of Chicago. ++Tip: If you are looking […]

Millennium Park Chicago Map and Tour

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Check out our Chicago Visitors Guide, with budget advice, travel guides, and information about local Chicago attractions Keep your cash and enjoy the beautiful Millennium Park, an absolute must-see when visiting Downtown Chicago. Popular for its variety of visual, performance, and agricultural artwork, Millennium Park is a frequent spot for locals and visitors.  And the […]

Chicago Navy Pier Things to Do

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This post is a guide to things to do and see at Chicago’s Navy Pier.  We list our favorite free and fun things to do, including boat tours (it is a real pier).  We have also included a self-guided tour and map to help guide you along with planning your time here as well as […]

Greektown Food Tour

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Chicago Greektown food tour

The first Greeks to inhabit Chicago came by ship in the 1840’s. They worked hard to establish themselves once in Chicago and eventually many of them became restaurant owners. This fledgling community was originally concentrated around Harrison, Blue Island and Halsted. Since the majority of this population was Greek, the area quickly became known as […]

Chicago Little Italy Food Tour | Self Guided

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Little Italy, sometimes called University Village, is a neighborhood on the Near West side of Chicago, just between the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) campus and the Illinois Medical District. Its Italian-American heritage primarily evident in the Italian-American restaurants of Taylor Street. The neighborhood is home to the National Italian American Sports Hall of […]

Things to See in Andersonville Chicago | A Food Tour

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Andersonville Self Guided Food Tour Andersonville was primarily home to Swedish immigrants but now, the neighborhood is known for it’s diversity with Swedish roots firmly grounded as the Swedish American Museum is a strong piece of the community. In this food tour, you’ll not only get a taste of authentic Swedish eats but also see […]

Self Guided Chicago Walking Tours

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We are happy to have produced several self guided Chicago walking tours and our collection is growing.  We designed these self guided tours to be used on your own time and your own pace or as companion pieces on our guided tours.  Some tours are only available as a self-guided tour.  We hope these tours are helpful to […]

Things to See in Wicker Park Chicago

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Check out our Chicago Visitors Guide, with budget advice, travel guides, and information about local Chicago attractions Self-Guided Wicker Park Walking Tour Written by: Andy Meholick Experience Wicker Park like a local with this self-guided walking tour! Learn the history and experience the cultural highlights through a 1.8 mile walk around Chicago’s trendiest neighborhood. With […]

Mexican Pilsen Self Guided Food Tour

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Mexican culture runs strong and deep in Chicago and one of the best places to experience Mexican culture and cuisine is with a walk Mexican specialties including tamales, tacos, carnitas, churros, pastries and so much more just on 18th Street.through the Pilsen neighborhood.  There are a few options to get here by mass transit, but […]