Discover cities, towns and attractions throughout the state with day trip ideas, itineraries, restaurants and other Illinois travel destinations.
Get Your Fill of Work and Play at Naperville Settlement
Experience the early settler's take on "Work and Play" at the Naper Settlement's month-long program featuring craft demonstrations,...
Carbondale Orchards, Wineries and the Great Outdoors
Cultural attractions, recreation opportunities and ample shopping venues make life in Carbondale exciting. The Shawnee Hills Wine Trail...
Elgin, Illinois: History, Entertainment and More
Located in Kane County about 40 miles northwest of Chicago, Elgin sits along the picturesque Fox River and...
Elkhart Hill: Little Town on the Prairie
No one knows what caused a glacier to stop in the heart of Illinois thousands of years ago,...
Travel Illinois: Peoria
There’s no better time than winter to visit Peoria, when we all long for a touch of the...
Eagle Eyes on Southwestern Illinois
Visitors to Southwestern Illinois look toward the skies each winter to spot bald eagles.
Christmas Trees: Find a Farm in Illinois
'Tis the season to traipse across Illinois farms with your families in search of the perfect Christmas tree.
Sweet Reunion at Century-Old Flesor’s Candy Kitchen
Flesor's Candy Kitchen is a return destination for anyone looking for a taste of small-town Illinois.
Travel Illinois: Galena
Galena proudly claims the home of President Grant, quaint bed-and-breakfasts, historical attractions galore and a thriving arts scene.
Travel Illinois: Naperville
Visitors love Naperville for its proximity to several major interstates, free parking throughout the city and plenty of...