Top 5 Open House Chicago Sites

Open House Chicago (OHC), hosted by the Chicago Architecture Foundation is one of the city’s largest cultural events. If you’re a design, architecture or Chicago history buff it truly shouldn’t be missed. Best of all its totally FREE! The event …

Brief Brussels Guide

BRUSSELS:  Make it a destination, not just a layover

I was hard pressed to find suggestions on this beautiful Belgian city. Many friends failed to add this city to the European itinerary. After a visit of my own I can …

Chicago Board of Trade

Location: 141 West Jackson Boulevard, Chicago
Architect: Holabird & Root
Completed: 1930
Height: 605 feet (184 m)
Floor Count: 44
 

The Chicago Board of Trade is a true landmark of the city. Traditionally a commodities market for centralized trading, the …

Lake Point Tower

Location: 505 North Lake Shore Drive
Architect: John Heinrich & George Schipporeit
Completed: 1968
Height: 645 ft (197 m)
Floor Count: 70
 

Lake Point Tower is one of the most highly recognizable skyscrapers in the Chicago skyline. Its prominent location …