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  • Andersonville

    Andersonville

    Andersonville is a laid-back area within west Edgewater. It’s known for its 19th-century row houses, as well as charming antique shops, cafes and cool furniture stores along Clark Street, a…

  • Gold Coast

    Gold Coast

    Bordering Lake Michigan, Gold Coast is an affluent, mostly residential neighborhood defined by its stately homes and high-rise apartment buildings. Upscale shopping and dining options can be found along tree-lined…

  • Lincoln Park

    Lincoln Park

    This picturesque neighborhood is a nature lover’s dream — manicured gardens, a hidden lily pond, a historic indoor botanical garden, and tons of lakefront green space with sweeping city views.…

  • Lakeview

    Lakeview

    Lakeview, also spelled Lake View, is one of the 77 community areas of Chicago, Illinois, in the city’s North Side. It is bordered by West Diversey Parkway on the south,…

  • The Loop

    The Loop

    The Loop is a vibrant area featuring eclectic eateries, shops, theaters and parks. Comprised mostly of high-rises, it’s also home to the 108-story Willis Tower. The iconic “Cloud Gate” sculpture…

  • Near North

    Near North

    The Near North Side is home to iconic skyscrapers like the 1920s Wrigley Building, as well as 360 Chicago, a 94th-floor observation deck. Both are on the “Magnificent Mile” section…

  • River North

    River North

    River North is a lively neighborhood in the Near North Side. It boasts luxe shops and eateries, plus posh nightclubs and cocktail bars. Opened in 1930 in a former industrial…

  • River West

    River West

    What makes River West’s location so ideal? In a word: Access!  First, five major roads criss-cross their way through the neighborhood: Milwaukee Avenue, Ogden Avenue, Chicago Avenue, Grand Avenue and…

  • Roscoe Village

    Roscoe Village

    This charming, laidback “village within the city” is filled with casual taverns, independent shops, and cute cafes that spill out onto the sidewalks during the warm weather months. Insider tips…

  • West Loop

    West Loop

    The West Loop is a foodie mecca. An explosion of excellent eateries have taken over this former industrial area, turning the historic warehouses into some of the city’s hottest restaurants.…