Chicago has recently been named one of the top destinations for travel. Hosting tens of millions of visitors for business and pleasure each year, Chicago has earned a top spot in the best of the best for visitors year after year. So what makes this city so special? Coconut Club Vacations invites you to come with us as we explore 4 of the top reasons you should make this your destination in 2015. From art to culture, history to sports, take a look at just a few of the many amazing reasons Chicago ranks as the best of the best this year.
Food Lovers rejoice as May 22 Iliana Regan’s Bunny, the Micro Bakery makes its debut. One of the most anticipated bar/restaurant openings of the year. Starring Michelin Star chef Iliana Regan, this is the sequel to her restaurant Elizabeth and features all the tastiest treats. Seasonal and local foods, classes and more make this one for the books.
For lovers of Loews Hotels and Resorts, the first of its brand has made its appearance in Chicago and is not only the tallest of the new hotels this year but also features a rooftop lounge which offers some amazing city views. Offering rooms starting at around $250, this downtown luxury hotel features 400 guestrooms including 25 suites, unique artwork in each room, a contemporary steakhouse, 24 hour fitness center and spa, 75 foot indoor lap pool, almost 30,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor meeting space, a full service Starbucks and an ideal location.
For those who enjoy traveling on a budget, Chicago is always a great place to go. This year is no different. Hundreds of great sites and attractions are free throughout the year, no special reason, just because. Some of the many destinations to choose from include the Chicago Cultural Center, any of a number of free parks and beaches encompassing over 8,000 amazing acres, the City Gallery, the Lincoln Park Zoo and Millennium Park.
Dead Heads unite, 2015 is the year to end all years for those heading to Chicago as Soldier Field hosts the 50th anniversary Event of your dreams. The Fare Thee Well concerts will be held at Soldier Field July 3, 4 and 5. It marks nearly 20 years to the day that the Grateful Dead performed in this very same venue. This amazing even reunites the original members of the band and Marks the Grateful Dead members’ final performance together.
Just a few of the many reasons to make Chicago your destination of choice this year, we want to know, why do you want to go?