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Road-Tripping From Chicago to Nashville: The 5 Best Stops Along the Way

Biergartens, Indy race cars and probably more Tang dynasty art than you’d expect

A Beginner’s Guide to Chicago’s Underrated Beaches

Kiteboarding and frozen margaritas…on Lake Michigan?

The Endless Influence of Scandinavian Design Gets Its Due in Wisconsin

A co-curator of a new Milwaukee Art Museum exhibit that spans 90 years previews six essential works

Escape to the Woods With These Cozy Cabins

Tired of city living? Check out these spots, all just a few hours away from the Loop.

The Ritz-Carlton Chicago Just Finished a $100M Renovation

Here's what we liked best about your new luxury staycation spot

Tracing the Path of Historic Route 66, Just Outside of Chicago

Remnants of the road stretch all the way to Los Angeles, but one Windy City resident found there's plenty of this historic drive to explore close to home

The Best New Louisville Bourbon Experiences to Try

Sample Pappy Van Winkle (without going broke), bottle your own whiskey or let the pros do what they do best

There’s Actually Never Been a Better Time to Visit Iowa City

It’s like a Hallmark movie set, with a brand-new art museum

This Is Your Last Chance for a Perfect Mackinac Island Weekend

Late October means fewer crowds and gorgeous weather. Here's your itinerary.

The Top 5 Stays for Midwestern Fall Foliage Viewing 

Get some fall color in your system with these weekend getaways

An Unbeatable Scientific Field Trip Is Just an Hour Outside Chicago

Here are five ways to experience Fermilab, the nation’s premier particle physics and accelerator laboratory

How to Spend the Ideal Weekend in Lake Geneva

From where to stay to what to eat, your guide to the perfect getaway

A Hotel Insider on Where to Eat Cheap (and Well) in Milwaukee

Briana Greer of the Pfister also shares recommendations for cocktails and day trips

3 Weekend Getaways From Chicago That Require Less Than a Tank of Gas

Featuring Pizza Theater, a Tribute to the Stars, marshland hiking and more