Inside Lonely Planet's Chicago Travel Guide:
*Full-color maps and images throughout
*Highlights and itineraries show you the simplest way to tailor your trip to your own personal needs and interests
*Insider tips save you time and money, and help you get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots
*Essential info at your fingertips - including hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, and prices
*Honest reviews for all budgets - including eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, and hidden gems that most guidebooks miss
*Cultural insights give you a richer and more rewarding travel experience - including architecture, cuisine, history, politics, music, sports, art, sculpture, dance, literature, theater and comedy.
*Free, convenient pull-out Chicago city map (included in print version), plus over 37 color maps
*Useful features - including Walking Tours, Travel with Children and Month by Month (annual festival calendar).
*Coverage of the Loop, Near North & Navy Pier, Gold Coast, Lincoln Park & Old Town, Lake View & Wrigleyville, and more.