Category: Wicker Park

Chicago’s Top Arcade & Board Game Bars

Chicago’s Top Arcade & Board Game Bars

[ 0 ] February 11, 2014 |

There’s nothing I love more than a bar with games.  It doesn’t even have to be a barcade – just give me a machine with nudey Photohunt and I’m happy!  For the other bar game lovers out there, I’ve compiled a list and some commentary on the best game bars in Chicago.  Happy playing! Board […]

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Rising Stars and Big Star in the Second City

Rising Stars and Big Star in the Second City

[ 0 ] December 4, 2013 |

It’s the weekend, and you’ve found yourself in the Windy City. What to do? One of the amazing things about this city is that there is always something going on, no matter your interests or budget. If you’re on a budget, walk around downtown and marvel at the gorgeous architecture, which never gets old, and […]

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Urban Holiday Lofts: A Wicker Park Oasis

Urban Holiday Lofts: A Wicker Park Oasis

[ 0 ] December 1, 2013 |

Exposed brick, high ceilings and granite counter tops conjures the image of a loft space you can’t afford to live in, but it’s one you can absolutely afford to stay in while visiting Chicago. This converted apartment building and remarkably clean hostel is tucked away into the folds of Chicago’s chic Wicker Park neighborhood. Urban Holiday […]

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10 Chicago Trends for Untrendy People

10 Chicago Trends for Untrendy People

[ 0 ] November 7, 2013 |

I once knew a girl named Teresa who decided to have everyone call her Trendy, which is a bit ballsy if you ask me. Luckily, she was in fact pretty damn trendy, I begrudgingly must admit, with her short-cropped burgundy hair, nose piercing, and effortless knowledge regarding theatre and obscure European electronic bands.  But what […]

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Indulge in Artistic Cocktails and a Lush Ambiance at The Violet Hour

Indulge in Artistic Cocktails and a Lush Ambiance at The Violet Hour

[ 0 ] November 4, 2013 |

If you’re fortunate enough to fall down the elusive rabbit hole that is The Violet Hour, you’ll go through the muted blue, velvet curtains into a liquid wonderland. Teeming with Chicagoans ready to experience the true art of mixology, you may notice that the chattering around you is from those in the throes of intimate […]

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