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Top 17 Things You Must Do In Chicago This Summer

24 Jul

Originally posted by Damien Slater The Windy City is a hotbed for tourism, culture, cuisine and of course Irish students in the summer. Located on the south-west side of the vast Lake Michigan, Chicago offers some of the most beautiful views year round, but the summer months is when the city especially bursts into life! […]

Best 24 Hour Restaurants in Chicago

17 Jun

Let’s face it, sleep schedules take a backseat when you travel, if you find yourself with late night hunger pangs, make a stop at one of the best 24 hour restaurants in Chicago… Late Night Restaurants Falafel or Shwarama? Curb your appetite for Middle Eastern at Shawarma Inn. What to get: $12.00 gets you a […]

Chicago Tours with Chicago Detours

05 Jun

Tour Chicago with the Best Chicago tours can be a bit of a hassle due to the amount of different companies, range of things to see, and various types of tours- that’s why we recommend Chicago Detours.  The staff at Chicago Detours not only provide numerous ways to see our city (walking, buses, pub crawls, […]

Summer Events at Chicago Getaway Hostel

04 Jun

Join us for some terrific summer events we host every night of the week.  We host blues bar outings, theater events, free BBQs, and pub crawls so our guests can make the most of their Chicago experience.  Your social experience at Chicago Getaway Hostel is second to none. Monday: Galway Bay   Looking to unwind […]

Go Girl Travel Network in Chicago

07 May

We are thrilled  to announce the upcoming event we are hosting for Go Girl Travel Network.  Learn to make the most of your travel money with this exciting panel and networking event: Travel on a Dime: Make the Most of Your Summer Budget. May 15th, 2014 6:00pm-8:00pm at Chicago Getaway Hostel *Tickets are $10 and […]

Comedy Clubs in Chicago

08 Apr
comedy clubs in chicago

Whether it’s a large venue or independent theater, Chicago has forged quite the reputation when it comes to laughs.  Starting with the iconic Second City, it’s no wonder our city has sprung some of the best comedy clubs in the nation, here’s a few of our favorites…. *Playground Theater Consider Playground Theater a quintessential independent […]

Sushi Restaurants in Chicago

24 Mar
sushi restaurants in chicago

Looking for some sushi restaurants in Chicago?  We have some tips to catch the best fresh rolls, sashimi, maki, and tempura in the Midwest for your buck.  Throw away your fork and get out your chopsticks cause these places  serve up some of the best Japanese favorites. 1. Macku Sushi- Lincoln Park Fresh is the […]

Irish Pubs in Chicago

14 Mar
Irish Pubs in Chicago

Honoring the festivities of March and the popular St. Patrick’s Day holiday, we have compiled our list of Irish pubs in Chicago.  There is a-plenty of Ireland-inspired bars, lounges, and pubs so here are the best of the best…. The Atlantic Bar & Grill The Atlantic is one of those cozy neighborhood spots where you […]