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The Chicago Theatre, photo credit Marco Becerra

If there's one theater that says Chicago, it is, quite literally, The Chicago Theatre. Its six-story marquee is a classic symbol of the Windy City, but at one point it wasn’t so glorious.

City Winery - photo credit Nathan Smith

If you've ever wanted a behind-the-scenes tour of City Winery, here's your chance! TravelZoo* has a deal offering 40% off a wine tour with tastings this winter. 

Flagship Tours and USS Midway

With the Go San Diego Card you pay one price and receive admission to more than 40 San Diego attractions. Included in this list are the San Diego Zoo, the USS Midway Museum, Belmont Park, and the San Diego Air and Space Museum. You can even take bike and kayak tours or a Miramar Speed Circuit.

How to be a Local Tourist

The Local Tourist has a simple goal: we want you to experience the fascination of a tourist while feeling the comfort of the local, no matter where you are.

The ramen every college student loved and survived on has graduated. Strings Ramen in Chinatown is where you need to go to experience traditional Japanese Ramen with a group of friends. The menu at Strings is endless and has something for everyone's tastes.

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Donates 100% of Sales to Kenwood Academy High School

Javier pouring cucumber jalepeno margarita

210 Restaurant & Live Music Lounge (210 Green Bay Road, Highwood, IL 60040; telephone: 847-433-0304) is steadily earning a reputation as the sought-after restaurant and live music venue on Chic

Hotel Intercontinental

The Magnificent Mile is known for shopping, but it's also steeped in Chicago's past. The city originated here, with its first non-Native inhabitant where Pioneer Court now stands.

African Lion at Brookfield Zoo

Brookfield Zoo is offering free days through February, including the weekends.

Free Days at Chicago Museums

It's the beginning of a new year! If checking out Chicago's museums is on your list of things do this year then this is the month to do it.

Sommelier for a Day at III Forks

Being a certified sommelier is no joke. It requires patience, dedication, a refined palate, and the ability and desire to taste lots and lots (and lots!) of wine.

San Diego Air & Space Museum

February may be the shortest month of the year, but you can still pack plenty into a few weeks.

Chi-Town Rising

Happy New Year! As a local tourist, I was able to experience the second annual Chi-Town Rising, Chicago’s version of the ball drop in Times Square.

Christmas Trees

San Diego Christmas tree recycling is available at 16 locations through January 23, 2017.

Chicago Christmas Tree Recycling

Chicago Christmas tree recycling is available at 24 locations from January 3, 2017, through January 21, 2017. You can also pick up free mulch at six locations.

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