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To celebrate the return of our seasonal route to Chicago, we challenged professional Chicago-based snapper Clayton Hauck to photograph the city using nothing but Google Glass.

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10 of the Best Luxury Hotel Suites in the USHundreds of square metres of space. Round-the-clock butler service. Private terraces. Jaw-dropping views. At the top luxury hotel suites in the US, these aren’t even the highlights. Of course, these are certainly wallet-opening stays, but for those after a bit of high-rolling, it’s hard to envision a more opulent way to travel.

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The World’s First Virgin Hotel Opens in Chicago

by LizBehler February 2015 - last edited October

Virgin Hotel Opens in ChicagoAfter much anticipation, the world’s first Virgin Hotel opened earlier this month in Chicago. And in true Richard Branson-style, the hotel is living up to the brand’s reputation for innovation.

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Chicago: A Neighbourhood Guide to The West Loop

by LizBehler December 2014 - last edited October

A Neighbourhood Guide to The West LoopChicago's old industrial district is now one of the city's hippest. Not that long ago, the West Loop was a cultural desert, but a recent influx of notable restaurants, bars, and even a trendy hotel have made the neighbourhood a destination in itself.

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The History of House Music in Chicago

by LizBehler November 2014 - last edited October

The History of House Music in Chicago

When most people think of Chicago innovations, deep dish and skyscrapers come to mind. But what most people dont realise is that the city was also the incubator for a new dance music style back in the late 1970s and early 1980s. Here is our essential guide to house music in Chicago.

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Exploring the Indiana Dunes from Chicago

by LizBehler October 2014 - last edited October

Exploring the Indiana Dunes from Chicago

When most people think of the Midwest, they dont think of towering sand dunes and diverse ecosystems. But just 53 miles southeast of Chicago, thats exactly what youll find. It really couldnt be easier to explore the Indiana Dunes from Chicago...

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