Living Around Chicago
Welcome to the city that feels like home!
Chicago is bursting with world-class, big city culture. But at its heart, it’s a Midwestern city — which means a warm welcome and genuine hospitality. No matter who you are or what you love, you’ll fit right in exploring famed restaurants, world-renowned museums, a jaw-dropping waterfront, groundbreaking music, Tony Award-winning theatres, iconic architecture designed by legendary architects, over 300 parks and green spaces, one of the most inclusive LGBTQ+ communities, and 77 vibrant, ethnically diverse neighborhoods that are the heart and soul of Chicago.
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#1 Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards rank Chicago #1 on their list of Best Big Cities in the U.S. for an unprecedented fifth consecutive year.
Top 3 Chicago has been named the third best city in the country in the 2021 America’s Best Cities Report.
2nd Chicago was ranked the second most beautiful city in the world (and the first in North America) by 27,000 Time Out Index survey voters from across the globe.