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Deep Dish | Chicago Style PizzaLove it or hate it: you can’t deny that Chicago-style pizza is one talked-about dish. While legions of East Coast naysayers will scoff at anything deep dish in favour of their wafer-thin crusts, Chicagoans are justifiably proud of their famous pies. Here are some of the best places to sample Chicago-style deep-dish in the Windy City.

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 Chicago Shopping Guide | The Top Five Jewellery BoutiquesWhether your jewellery style runs toward the minimalist or is more ornate, you’ll be able to find a great piece at a Chicago boutique jewellery store to take home with you as a memento of your travels. Trendy boutique jewellery shops are located all over the city and sell works by local designers. We've put together a Chicago shopping guide to introduce you to five of our favourites...

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The Best Chicago Coffee Shops and RoastersChicagoans love coffee. And they aren’t settling for grocery or chain store cups – coffee roasters have been quietly raising the city’s java profile for some time, making it possible to get a terrific cup just about anywhere in town.

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Top Five Lakeside Chicago Attractions

by AmyCavanaugh July 2013 - last edited July by Chantelle

Lakeside Attractions in ChicagoLake Michigan comprises Chicago’s eastern border, and the gleaming blue lake offers city dwellers and visitors a chance to break out the sailboat or surfboard and soak up the sun. From a walking and biking trails to cultural institutions offering stunning views of the skyline, lakeside Chicago offers up a whole range of activities and attractions.

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Picasso and Chicago: An Art Tour

by Community Manager June 2013 - last edited August

Picasso in ChicagoPablo Picasso and Chicago have a somewhat special relationship. The Art Institute, Chicago’s top art museum, was the first in the United States to recognise the potential and collect the work of the young Spanish artist.

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Tips from 35,000 Feet: Chicago

by Community Manager January 2013 - last edited August

Chicago 35000 Feet - Fountain

Chicago is one of our favourite cities. Our Virgin cabin crew offer their finds for the best restaurants and hotels, as well as insider tips for your next trip to the Windy City.

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