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dovetail brewery north center

CHICAGO | Are you longing to relive that summer trip through Europe? Then no look no further than Dovetail Brewery North Center. One thing Chicago isn’t short of is breweries or taprooms. You could probably spend a whole week doing brewery tours at all the city’s breweries and still have

CHICAGO | Looking to see the real Chicago through the eyes of a local? Well you’ve come to the right place. Chicago is known worldwide for its unique architecture and for being the start of the old US Route 66. In addition, it boasts an impressive set of museums including

all star press logan square

CHICAGO | Looking for a unique memento of Chicago or it’s rich sports history? Then head to the newest art gallery in Logan Square, All Star Press. All Star Press is dedicated to unique works of screen-printed art in the form of sports posters and merchandise. We caught up with

revival food hall loop

CHICAGO | Revival Food Hall is a 24,000 square foot fast causal food court in a historic Daniel Burham building, the National, and is one of the loop’s most popular lunch spots. Loop workers have no shortage of options at Revival – from sinful to honest there is something for

art institute of chicago loop

CHICAGO | The iconic pair of bronze lions, created by artist Edward Kemeys, have guarded the entrance to Art Institute of Chicago since 1894. The lions weigh in at more than two tons each and have become symbolic when the City is celebrating; the lions can be seen wearing a

black iron tavern river west

CHICAGO | Situated in a wedge-shaped building in River West at a slightly confusing intersection of 5 streets sits the almost-two-year-old Black Iron Tavern. The building has glass walls running down both sides of the building, resulting in an abundance of natural light, and a view to the outside passing

band of bohemia lincoln square

CHICAGO | Band Of Bohemia is a quirky brewery tucked away in Ravenswood, just around the corner from the local Metra station. It has eschewed the typical brewpub look and instead gone for a “grandma’s lounge room” look. The quirkiness does not end with the aesthetics, it extends to the

field museum of natural history south loop

CHICAGO | The Field Museum of Natural History is among the largest museums in the world. Sitting regally on Chicago’s lakefront, the museum campus is a source of excellent views and beautiful neoclassical architecture. Originally named the Columbian Museum of Chicago, this museum started out of the World’s Columbian Exposition

bunker hill

LOS ANGELES | There have been several planning mistakes made in Los Angeles over the city’s life, and one of these was the destruction of the neighbourhood of Bunker Hill. I was first made aware of the lost neighbourhood of Bunker Hill while watching Thom Andersen’s fantastic 2003 documentary “Los

carnevino the strip venetian las vegas

LAS VEGAS | Carnevino is located in The Pallzo on The Strip in Las Vegas, and is an Italian-influenced steakhouse by Mario Batali and Joe Bastianich. It’s a large dining room, modeled off a classic Italian villa, with lots of wood, marble, and high ceilings. As you’d imagine given the