Discover cities, towns and attractions throughout the state with day trip ideas, itineraries, restaurants and other Illinois travel destinations.
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...
Pike County Fall Color Drive
Barry, Griggsville, Pleasant Hill and Pittsfield each offer a unique roster of events, activities, craft vendors and food...
Kankakee County Barn Quilt Tour
Learn about the history behind Kankakee's quilt-block-adorned barns during the annual Barn Quilt Guided Tour in October.
Batavia, Illinois: Gone With the Wind
Located near Batavia, the Fabyan Dutch Windmill has been praised as the best example of an authentic Dutch...
Where the Red Oaks Grow: Devil’s Cave and Red Oak Nature Center
Uncover the secrets of Devil’s Cave at Red Oak Nature Center, a 40-acre natural paradise on the east...
Storing History at Hawes Grain Elevator Museum in Atlanta
Located just a block off historic Route 66, the J.H. Hawes Grain Elevator Museum teaches visitors about agriculture,...
Travel Illinois: Aurora
Aurora may lie in the shadow of big brother Chicago, but Illinois’ second-largest city offers endless opportunities for...
Picking Pumpkins: Discover Illinois Pumpkin Patches and Festivals
Spend time with friends and family this fall at one of Illinois' many pumpkin patches and fall festivals....
Travel Illinois: Metropolis
Metropolis is small but mighty when it comes to tourism. Find museums, attractions and more in the self-proclaimed...