July 29th, 2013
Chicago is a city that is fully alive with music, good food, and quality entertainment, and is rich in active tourists spots that will keep you busy on your visit. For the average tourist, staying downtown is often the key to experiencing the city in its fullness. Many downtown hotels are reasonably priced and well maintained. Staying downtown will often give you faster access to the top tourists attractions, such as Wrigley Field, the Chicago Theatre, and the Willis Tower.
For the business traveler, staying in a downtown hotel is Read the rest of this entry »
May 25th, 2013
Finding a great place for a business meeting in Chicago isn’t difficult. The city has so much to offer that you might have a harder time narrowing down your selection than finding one to begin with. Here are our picks for the very best business meeting locations in Chicago.
1. Elysian. An elegant business meeting will be right at home in this luxury hotel. There are a variety of rooms available for meetings of all sizes, from 12 to 270 occupants. When you need a break from business, don’t forget to take in the health club, spa, and bar.
2. Let Lounge. Read the rest of this entry »
March 22nd, 2013
Even if your business trip is short and filled with conferences and meetings, you should stil lmake time to see these top sights in Chicago.
If you have a free afternoon or evening, catch a Cubs game at this iconic North Side stadium. Built in 1914, the stadium’s brick walls are covered with ivy, and an enthusiastic fan base still cheers under the original manual scoreboard from 1937.
This 24 acre park is a favorite of locals and visitors for its unique structures, Read the rest of this entry »
January 14th, 2012
Chicago is a great city for visitors but whether you’ve got a second home here or a hotel room for the weekend there are a lot of great food options you just can’t pass up. Here are some thoughts on the Chicago favorites worth setting the HomeSecuritySystem.com alarm for and getting out of that hotel room!
Pizza: Of course you know that Chicago’s famous for deep dish pizza but how do you choose which place to go? The best bets have long lines and serve it “original” stylethink Pizzeria Uno and Lou Malnotti’s for local faves.
Burgers: Chicago’s actually got a big beef history but you know, the best way to eat it’s still a burger. You can find one on just about any street corner but our favorite’s at Navy PierCheezborger Cheezborger!
Hot Dogs: Chicago dogs are legendary – they come a variety of ways but the typical specimen has spicy mustard, gherkin pickles and onions. You can find sausage and all types of meat but it’s all about the toppings here – don’t ask for ketchup, whatever you do.
October 18th, 2011
On the event that you are staying in Chicago for work or leisure, there are various places where you can stay in this beautiful city. Below, you will find the best hotels in the Chicago area.
1. Hotel Burnham – One of the best and most popular places to stay while in Chicago is the Hotel Burnhan, and it is only a mile away from the The Magnificent Mile. This hotel is a favorite among many tourists and locals alike because aside from the Read the rest of this entry »
October 14th, 2011
When visiting Chicago on business, more than likely the gathering location is right downtown. This is where the most hotel conference rooms are. It is also the best tourist location in the city, as you have easy access to just about everything the city has to offer.
Chicago has world class restaurants right downtown and throughout the city. Steer clear of the tourist traps and destinations found in most major cities (Hard Rock Cafe, Rainforest Cafe) and look for a local restaurant. Read the rest of this entry »
October 12th, 2011
Chicago is a wonderful cit to visit. So many people find that this city is exciting and has a lot to offer. One thing that everyone must see is Sears Tower. It is actually referred to as Sears but its technical name is the Willis Tower. It is 1451-foot and 108 stories high. This famous tower was built in 1973 as the tallest tower in the world. To date it is still the tallest building in the United States and the seventh tallest building in the world.
Millennium Park is another area that can be Read the rest of this entry »
October 10th, 2011
Chicago, the second city, is one of the largest tourist destinations in the country, as the city as so much to offer. Whether you are visiting for fun, or have a conference to attend to, Home Security Town, there are a few bits of information you must know before tackling the city head on.
To start, the main shopping district is right downtown on Michigan avenue. The Miracle Mile, as it is called, has dozens of top designer locations, and is Read the rest of this entry »