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Get an Inside Look at the Man, the Myth, & the Legend David Bowie in Chicago

Jul 16, 2014  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

It’s never a bad time when Bowie is involved (Am I right?). Celebrating the famed musician’s traveling exhibit “David Bowie Is,” the Thompson Chicago is offering an exclusive package for its guests. The 247-room hotel announced its “Day and Night with David Bowie” VIP experience this week in partnership with Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago.

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The Historic Palmer House Hilton in Chicago Reveals Massive $215 Million Restoration

Jun 27, 2014  |   Contributor: Donald Herrera-Fairbairn  |  1 Comment

A large majority of hotel renovations are focused on giving guests the latest and greatest aesthetics and adding new technology to their offerings, such as touchscreen devices to walls throughout rooms and passageways. However, Chicago's Palmer House Hilton's $215 million restoration went the opposite direction and returned their centenarian structure to its original splendor and updated its former spaces back to their previous magnificence.

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Preview The Godfrey Hotel Chicago Before its February Grand Opening

Jan 1, 2014  |   Contributor: Vicki Arkoff

The latest entry in the rich Chicago luxury hotel market will soon be The Godfrey Hotel, officially opening in February 2014. As the flagship property for the boutique hotel brand’s launch, The Godfrey offers a modern mark on The Windy City’s architectural history.

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Be Among the First to Book the Midwest's Largest Hotel Suite After its $1.8M Remodel

Nov 26, 2013  |   Contributor: Vicki Arkoff

Looking for an over-the-top luxury holiday getaway without using your passport? The iconic, Beaux-Arts style Hilton Chicago is now taking $10,000-a-night reservations for the largest, most elaborate, and most expensive hotel suite in the Midwest — The Conrad Hilton Suite — now that its astounding $1.8 million beautification is complete.

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The James Chicago is a Modern Haven for Guests in The Windy City

Nov 15, 2013  |   Contributor: Carly Zinderman

Located just steps away from Chicago's most famous attractions, including the shops of Michigan Avenue, Millennium Park and museums, is the award-winning James Chicago hotel. Decorated in artistically inspired residential style with extra attention to guest comfort, the property features lavish accommodations, world-class fitness, a relaxing spa, and great dining options.

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You Determine the Price: Michael Jordan's Highland Park Estate Prepares for Live Auction

Oct 30, 2013  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

Back in May we told you about Michael Jordan's listed Highland Park, Illinois home getting a pretty significant price drop from $29M to $21M. Well, apparently that was still too pricey because the luxury pad hasn't sold. 

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The Office Inside the Aviary

Jun 12, 2012  |   Contributor: Michael Pearse

Inside The Aviary in Chicago there is a cellar of sorts that is referred to as “The Office.” This location, while difficult to get admission to, is highly worth asking the staff at The Aviary to be granted access. This lounge is lit dimly and darker liquors and cocktails are prevalent to solidify the atmosphere so delicately crafted in The Office.... Read More

Auditorium Theatre - Chicago

Jun 14, 2012  |   Contributor: Michael Pearse

The Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University is beautiful venue with amazing acoustics that enrich every performance that occurs there. Opened in 1889, Chicago’s Auditorium Theatre has been host to a wide variety of plays, operas...... Read More

Lyric Opera of Chicago

Jun 9, 2012  |   Contributor: Michael Pearse

The Lyric Opera of Chicago is composed of a world-class cast and crew that consistently put on shows that entertain and amaze. The company’s permanent home is in the beautiful Civic Opera House utilizing the Ardis Krainik Theatre. Their 2... Read More

Les Nomades

Jun 8, 2012  |   Contributor: Michael Pearse

Labeling itself as “a fresh expression of French cuisine,” Les Nomades truly is one of the best French restaurants in all of Chicago, if not hands down one of the best restaurants in the area overall. With spectacular dining rooms,... Read More

North Pond at Lincoln Park

Jun 9, 2012  |   Contributor: Michael Pearse

North Pond at Lincoln Park

With one of the most gracious staffs in all of Chicago, North Pond is a wonderful location to gather friends, family or a loved one for an elegant meal. Subdued wooden hues throughout the restaurant perfect... Read More

Construct the Perfect Chicago Date Night

Jun 9, 2012  |   Contributor: Michael Pearse

Trying to plan a memorable and romantic date night with your significant other but just can’t come up with an idea that seems to fit the bill? We’ve got your recipe right here, choose one item from each of the categories of dining,... Read More

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