The Magnificent Mile, the northern part of Michigan Avenue between the Chicago River and Lake Shore Drive , is Chicago's version of the Champs-Elysees: a grand wide boulevard with exclusive shops, museaums, restaurants, and high end hotels.
The Navy Pier was built in 1916 as a recreational and shipping facility; it is now a popular entertainment center, home to many attractions including a large ferris wheel and IMAX theater.
Chicago's modern Millenium Park features an outdoor concert venue as well as a modern fountain, the popular sculpture, Cloud Gate, and several gardens.
The Museum of Contemporary Art is one of the nation’s largest facilities devoted to the art of our time with exhibitions of the most thought-provoking art created since 1945 and documents contemporary visual culture through painting, sculpture, photography, video and film, and performance. Located in the heart of downtown Chicago, the MCA boasts a gift store, bookstore, restaurant, 300-seat theater, and a terraced sculpture garden with a panoramic view of Lake Michigan.
The John Hancock Center is one of Chicago's most famous skycrapers at 100 stories tall with the popluar observation deck on the top which gives one of the best view of the Loop (Chicago's downtown area).
The Field Museum is considered one of the finest natural history museaums in the world; its collection boasts the most complete T-Rex ever unearthed. The museum also gained national acclaim when Steven Spielberg made it the home base for the archaeologist in his Indiana Jones movies.
There’s no place like sweet home Chicago, and there’s no place like Warwick Allerton Hotel in the heart of it all. The rich history of Warwick Allerton began in the roaring twenties and continues to set the standard in sophisticated downtown Chicago hotels today. It is one of the first high-rise hotels on the North Michigan Avenue and has played host to many exciting social events and memorable Chicago vacations in its 90-year history. Officially designated as a historic landmark by the City of Chicago in 1998 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this proud landmark will impress leisure and business travellers alike with luxurious accommodations and state-of-the-art facilities.