The choices of things to do in Chicago are wide-ranging and there’s generally something that couples, families or single travellers can enjoy beyond the magnificent skyline. Indeed, as one of America’s largest metropolises, Chicago’s skyscraper-filled panoramas are truly a sight to behold. Besides taking in the views from the water – be it from any spot on Lake Michigan or a cruise along the Chicago River – you can head up to some of the tallest buildings for some thrills and unmissable views.

You can’t consider your trip to Chicago complete without a sightseeing walk along the Magnificent Mile and the Chicago Riverwalk. You’ll find famous old landmarks among the modern, high-rise buildings. As among the most romantic cities in the American Midwest, Chicago will treat couples and honeymooners well with its neat urban landscapes and leisure options aplenty. Travelling with kids? There are magnificent urban spaces within Millennium Park, as well as Adler Planetarium for some fun and science.

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