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Featured Places

360 Chicago, Formerly John Hancock Observatory
875 N Michigan Ave
94th Floor, Chicago, IL 60611
Perched 94 stories above the Windy City, the 360 Chicago provides commanding views of Lake Michigan and Chicago’s towering skyscrapers, including Willis Tower.
USS Midway Museum
910 N Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101
Experience life at sea without leaving port by visiting the USS Midway Museum
Manchester Grand Hyatt Lobby
1 Market Pl, San Diego, CA 92101
616 N Rush St, Chicago, IL 60611
Find a modern interpretation of the classic American steakhouse at David Burke’s Primehouse. 
San Diego Natural History Museum
1788 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101
633 N Saint Clair St, Chicago, IL 60611
At the Hyatt Chicago Magnificent Mile Hotel you're in the heart of Chicago, steps from Michigan Avenue, the Gold Coast neighborhood, and Lake Michigan.
Lakehouse Hotel and Resort
1025 La Bonita Dr, San Marcos, CA 92078
AMK Kitchen Bar
1954 W Armitage Ave, Chicago, IL 60622
Modern comfort food & whiskey. Open in Bucktown for lunch, dinner, brunch and late night food and drinks!
Blue Point Coastal Cuisine
565 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101
Blue Point is a 1940's style New York supper club featuring an extensive wine list, craft cocktails, local beers and the freshest seafood from our innovative Executive Chef.

Featured Events

June 3, 2016
557 W Diversey Pkwy, Chicago,
How Much: 
$34

Join us for a weekend to remember as we tour 20 local coffee, tea and chocolate cafe in the Windy City! Choose from 11 routes with multiple timing and transportation options.


June 13, 2016
Wild Monk
88 S La Grange Rd, La Grange, IL 60525
How Much: 
$35; advance purchase required

Chef's Table Events bring foodies together in an exclusive, intimate setting.


July 9, 2016
Irish Fest Chicago
Irish American Heritage Center
4626 N Knox Ave, Chicago, IL 60630
How Much: 
Friday $8, Saturday and Sunday $15; Children 4 -12 $5, and children under 4 free

Irish Fest is July 8, 9 and 10 and showcases the finest in local and international Irish and American music, dance and family activities.


June 12, 2016
Bela Fleck & the Flecktones
Thalia Hall
1227 W 18th St, Chicago, IL 60608

Groundbreaking banjoist/composer/bandleader Béla Fleck has reconvened the original 'Béla Fleck & The Flecktones', the extraordinary initial line-up of his incredible combo.