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Ultimate Guide to Buena Park

Ultimate Guide to Buena Park Chicago

Chicago is often referred to as a “city of neighborhoods.” And what better neighborhood to start with than my current ‘hood: Buena Park. Buena Park is actually a sub-neighborhood of the greater Uptown neighborhood, or what is termed by Chicago as the Uptown “community area” and is located in the southeastern portion of Uptown. Buena […]

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Top Greek Restaurants in Chicago

Top Greek Restaurants in Chicago

A wise, ancient-Greek physician Hippocrates once said: “Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food.” It’s no secret that Greeks adore eating and express love through food and feeding others- often to the point of overindulgence. As I have explained to non-Greek friends: “the more you are fed, the more you are loved– […]

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Holiday Traditions in Chicago

Chicago Holiday Traditions & Activities

Chicago is truly an enchanting city during the holiday season. Holiday-themed events and festivities flourish in the Windy City which is aglow with dazzling lights, decorations and holiday cheer. The following is my list of the best Chicago holiday events which are foolproof ways to persuade even the biggest scrooges to get into the holiday […]

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Foodie Guide to East Lakeview

Foodie Guide to East Lakeview

As a resident of East Lakeview, or Lakeview East, for seven years, I will always have a soft spot for this vibrant ‘hood. One of the most bustling, densely populated areas of Chicago, my former stomping grounds are located on the North Side between the Lincoln Park and Uptown community areas. East Lakeview is situated […]

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East Lakeview Chicago bar & Brewery Guide

East Lakeview Chicago bar & Brewery Guide

The following is the definitive guide to the best local establishments for drinking in the East Lakeview neighborhood of Chicago. DryHop Brewers, Chicago (3155 N. Broadway): DryHop is a popular microbrewery that satisfied a craft brewery void in East Lakeview when it opened its doors in a former adult shop in 2013. DryHop brews a […]

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Best Neapolitan Pizza in Chicago

Best Neapolitan Pizza in Chicago

Pizza. I love pizza. You love pizza. Everyone loves pizza. Although Chicago is notorious for its deep-dish, Chicago-style pizza, I much prefer thin crust pizza. Especially Neapolitan pizza. You know, the pizza that originated in Naples, Italy, the motherland and origin of pizza as we know it today? True Neapolitan pizza is serious business. There […]

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chicago like and dislikes

Introduction to Chicago : 18 Things We Love and 7 We Don’t

Sweet home, Chicago. As an eight-year resident of this enigmatic city, we have had quite a tumultuous relationship. Cyclically, I am flooded with feelings of love, hate, joy, anger, contentment, and disdain (sometimes in the same day). Unsurprisingly, these roller coasters of emotion typically coincide with the seasons. No, I’m not bipolar: I live in […]

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History of Chicago

History of Chicago make the city come alive!

The history of Chicago, really makes this interesting city come to life. I love this city there are so many fun and interesting things to do, day or night the fun is endless. You may be wondering just where all this came from and how did this thriving metropolis become such an epicenter of so […]

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Gold Coast Hotels Chicago

Opulent Chicago Gold Coast Hotels

Welcome to the Chicago Gold Coast hotels, where luxury and pampering are at their finest. I love working hard and I love to relax and take time to pamper myself, and when I getaway there is no finer place in than in a Chicago Gold Coast hotel!! We’re talking exquisite service, plush rooms, luxury in […]

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best cheap hotels in chicago

Excellent, quality & cheap hotels downtown Chicago

Did you know that you can find cheap hotels downtown Chicago? I love visiting the thriving metropolis of Chicago as many times as I can, but I’ll admit sometimes my budget isn’t quite where I’d like it to be, However, I don’t let that stop me. I’ve found ways to visit Chicago on a budget […]

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