Our picks on where to stay, eat and play when in Chicago. Top visitor and expatriate spots, personally reviewed by us.

The Pump Room


I’ve read quite a few articles about it when I first moved to Chicago and it was a perfect ‘go-to’ restaurant before a long night out. I think I’ve either left trying this restaurant for a later time or thought

SOFA Chicago


Don’t know if you’ve heard SOFA fair, it’s one of my favorite happenings in Chicago. In fact, if I lived in any other state, I would come to it besides Art Basel Miami and a handful of others. So …

Botanical Gardens in Chicago


Chic location! I was very impressed with Chicago’s Botanical garden the other day, we found it absolutely divine! The first thing that comes to mind for me is- photoshoots! How scenic is that place? A lot of meticulous effort has …