Summer Road Trip Ideas:
See the Sights Chicago-Style Getaway (8/6/10 – 9/18/10)
Stay: Book the Chicago by Day, Country at Night Package at Country Inn Elk Grove for $209 and get transportation and train tickets to downtown Chicago.
Friday: Catch Second City’s interpretation of Illinois’ infamous Governor in Rod Blagojevich Superstar at Metropolis Performing Arts Centre (8/6-9/18)
Saturday: After a day of sightseeing in Chicago, return to your hotel for a rest and then head out for some killer steaks at the local's favorite spots. Chicago Prime Steakhouse for an elegant evening of live music in the lounge and an outstanding dinner of steak or seafood. Chicago's homegrown Weber Grill Restaurant, where you can watch chefs prepare your meal on authentic Weber charcoal kettle grills. The iconic Morton's The Steakhouse will leave you satisfied and wanting more, while Entourage and Sam & Harry's offer their own eclectic twists on classic steak & seafood cuisine.
Check back later this week for another great road trip idea featuring an art festival, winery tours, shopping and eating!
Amanda, 32, Carpentersville