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Chicago is the third in terms of population (after New York and Los Angeles), the US city, the second most important financial center and a major transportation hub in North America. Located on the southwestern shores of Lake Michigan in Illinois; Cook County Administrative Center (Cook County).
Chicago is considered to be the economic, industrial, transportation and cultural capital of the Midwest. Unofficially, it is sometimes called the “second city” and “city of winds”. Perhaps the best option to explore all the architectural wonders of Chicago – a walk on a boat on the river, which is called – “Architectural Tour”.
Arriving in Chicago in an airplane, it is better not to be tempted by taxi, and take public transport – namely, the Skytrain. By then it is literally in 10 minutes Chicago will appear on the horizon in all its glory: stunning panorama, consisting of skyscrapers, the magnificent Lake Michigan and the city’s many parks.
Many attractions are downtown Chicago in the open air. Large areas (plazas), unusual sculptures Miró, Picasso, Chagall, as well as fantastic building. Chicago Center, called “Loop» (The Loop) – a fascinating guide to the architecture. This concentration of technical and aesthetic achievements of the best engineers and artists around the world.
Magnificent Mile (Magnificent Mile)
The site Michigan Avenue in downtown Chicago. The concentration of skyscrapers, luxury shops, hotels and attractions.
Millennium Park (Millenium Park)
Public park in the heart of Chicago building at a cost of half a billion dollars. It is also a place for concerts.
Museum of Science and Industry (Museum of Science and Industry)
One of the largest science museums in the world. Technological, modern museum with a variety of exposures.
Art Institute of Chicago (Art Institute of Chicago)
Museum of Fine Arts with a large collection of modern painting. The second-largest art museum in the United States.
Navy Pier (Navy Pier)
Pierce is located in the heart of the city. One of the main places of leisure and entertainment in Chicago.
Willis Tower (Willis Tower) and Skydeck Chicago
It is the tallest skyscraper in the United States. On the 103 floor of the building is a viewing platform – Skydeck Chicago.
Shedd Aquarium (Shedd Aquarium)
A popular aquarium (Aquarium), which annually attracts over 2 million visitors. Seaquarium is located on the shore of Lake Michigan.
Zoo Lincoln Park (Lincoln Park Zoo)
Home Zoo in Chicago, located just a short drive north of downtown. A great place to spend a relaxing leisure.
Air show Chicago Air & Water Show
Popular annual air show, taking place on the shores of Lake Michigan. Large-scale events on a national scale.
John Hancock Center (John Hancock Center)
100-story skyscraper with an observation deck located on the 94th floor. The main competitor for the Willis Tower.
Soldier Field Stadium
The main sports arena in Chicago, where he played football Chicago Bears team. Built in 1924 it is the oldest stadium in the entire NFL football league.
The river, which flows through the very center of the city. Sightseeing tour of the river – a great way to familiarize yourself with the stunning architecture of Chicago.
Theater Chicago (Chicago Theatre)
The legendary theater built in 1921. Historical, architectural and socio-cultural jewel, located in the northern part of the Loop.