Perfect for a destination wedding or shorter honeymoon, Chicago has it all! Delicious food, top notch entertainment, and miles of shopping, just to mention a few possibilities.
Can't afford to go all the way to Broadway? Try one of the many shows playing in various grand Chicago theaters. Blue Man Group will have you laughing for hours. For fun mixed with a little discovery, try the Art Institute of Chicago or the Alder Planetarium. If you are in the mood for some history, try the Field Museum and see Sue the T Rex. Shedd Aquarium boasts a colorful variety of nautical fun.
The infamous Magnificent Mile is a shoppers dream. Stroll down the beautiful streets of downtown and wander in and out of a wide variety of stores. Scale the many floors of Saks Fifth Avenue and then move on to the Waterworks building, host to Accent Chicago, a great place for souvenirs. After you have spent to your hearts content, get a different perspective on the city by visiting the Sears Tower Skydeck or the John Hancock Center Observatory, both offer spectacular views of the city from high above.
Do not miss out on one of the most famous attractions in Chicago, the pizza. Nothing compares to a Chicago deep dish pizza. A local favorite is Giordano's, which offers the classic made-to-order deep dish as well as salads and pastas. With several locations all over the city, it will be hard to miss.
Head over to the Navy Pier for some fun on the shore of Lake Michigan. Navy Pier has a large food court with a variety of cuisine to satisfy any taste bud. There is also shopping and games. Ride the Ferris wheel or catch a movie at the IMAX theater.
On the romantic side, take a dinner cruise along the Chicago River and then enjoy a stroll through Millennium Park to visit the Bean. Experience the Chicago nightlife by checking out one of the many Blues joints downtown. Check out the Chicago Blues Festival if you happen to be honeymooning in June.
You'll never want to leave! But when you do, don't forget to take some souvenirs to friends and family, even if it is just a post card.