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Chicago: Places to Go for the Best Skyline Photos

Vivian Lee | Posted 04.14.2016 | Travel
Vivian Lee

Arguably the best way to see Chicago, is to hop onto the Chicago First Lady Cruise. On this cruise you'll get an overview of the city, its history and architecture.

PHOTO: Chicago, The Planet

Posted 04.26.2013 | Chicago

In a week Chicagoans have been accused of excessive amounts of boosterism, it should come as no surprise that a panoramic photo of the city that makes...

9 Ways Chicago Beats Canada At Its Own Game

Joseph Erbentraut | Posted 05.07.2013 | Chicago
Joseph Erbentraut

Sure, Toronto yanking away Chicago's pewter medal at the North American City Olympics appears to square with the facts. But you know what else is true? Chicago is seriously a pretty amazing place to live.

Chicago Commercial Buildings Initiative: The Skyline That Makes Our City Beautiful Also Makes It Great

Henry Henderson | Posted 05.07.2013 | Chicago
Henry Henderson

Here in Chicago, the buildings are part of the solution. The skyline that makes our city beautiful is also making it great: energy efficient, sustainable, resilient and ready to face the challenges of a new generation.

WATCH: 10 Glorious Views Of Our Favorite City In Time-Lapse

Posted 10.30.2012 | Chicago

When it comes to great video, Chicago is always ready for its close-up. Weather shots, skyline views and Windy City citizens going about their day see...

WATCH: Chicago Summer, In Stunning Time-Lapse

Posted 10.18.2012 | Chicago

With weekend storms and cooling temps, Chicago is undeniably, firmly into fall. To help soothe the "I miss summer" ache, check out a gorgeous time-lap...

PHOTOS: Elegant River North Row House For Sale

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A row house in the gated City Club community in the River North neighborhood is on the market. This home offers 3,242 square feet of living space and...

PHOTOS: Luxury Condo With Spectacular Views For Sale

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A downtown condo in the distinctive Olympia Centre skyscraper in River North offers some the most spectacular views of the city and is on the market. ...

PHOTOS: Montgomery Building Condo Features Big Windows, Big Views

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A condo in the Montgomery, an elegant and ultra modern Chicago building, is for sale in the Near North neighborhood. The Montgomery is a 28-story t...

PHOTOS: Downtown Penthouse With Skyline Views

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A downtown penthouse that occupies the entire 56th and 57th floor of the new Elysian Hotel is now available--an offers some seriously spectacular view...

PHOTOS: How Chicago Fared On 'America's Favorite Cities' List

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Travel & Leisure magazine has released their annual "America's Favorite Cities" listings, and, being self-conscious Chicagoans, we wanted to see how o...

PHOTOS: Apartments For Rent In Stunning Aqua Tower

Posted 03.27.2015 | Chicago

Take a look: one of the most striking -- and most lauded -- recent additions to the Chicago skyline has rooms for rent. The 82-story Aqua Tower is ...

Economy Stops Chicago Skyline Expansion

Chicago Tribune | Blair Kamin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A big chill is about to hit the city of big shoulders. In the wake of the global credit crisis, Chicago's once-superheated skyline--radically transfo...

After New York & Los Angeles, What Does Chicago Have to Offer a Girl Like Me?

Claire Bidwell Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Claire Bidwell Smith

My first six months here were brutal. Too broke to splurge on winter clothes, I layered all of my LA outfits on top of each other and shivered through the worst winter Chicago had seen in a decade.