Chicago , United States

Chicago is the largest city in the state of Illinois. Its metropolitan area, commonly named "Chicagoland", is the 27th most populous metropolitan area in the world, home to an estimated 9.7 million people spread across the U.S. states of Illinois, Indiana and Wisconsin. Chicago is the county seat of Cook County, the second largest county in the United States by population. The city is renowned for its fascinating museums - including the Art Institute and its expansive collections, including noted Impressionist works; it is a city with an appetite for food, of course, but also for design, history, culture, finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications and transportation.

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Chicago - Chicago Austin Youth Travel Adventures is a 501c3 non-profit that supports travel and learn programs for West Side of Chicago youth. We will have 5 educational Co-Horts in 2020, free of charge for area youth. All that complete the 6 weekly sessions per Co-Hort, qualify for the International Journeys.

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The Writing's on the Wall in Chicago... Literally

Chicago - American Writers Museum is the newest addition to the city's Cultural Mile. It is the first and only museum of its kind celebrating the US... read more

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Chicago's Signature Sculpture is Now 'Spilling the Beans' on the Best Ways to Visit

Chicago - Chicago’s ‘The Bean’ sculpture is already one of the most popular attractions in the city. Officially titled ‘Cloud Gate’, the massive, stainless steel sculpture anchors... read more