Category Archives: Illinois

12 Best Places for Apple Picking in Illinois (+ Orchard Info!)

Where to find the best apples in Illinois

One of the best things to do in fall in Illinois is going apple picking! These are the best apple orchards in Illnois (and the best places for apple picking in Illinois). We have tried to include a variety of local Illinois apple orchards on the guide but also wanted to make sure we included […]

20 Incredible Day Trips from Chicago (Within 3 Hours!)


Are you planning a trip to the Windy City and are looking for some of the best day trips from Chicago? We have you covered! Continue reading for our top Chicago day trips! Chicago, Illinois is one of the most famous cities in the world known for its wide variety of parks, museums, universities, food, […]

21 Incredible (and Diverse!) Places to Visit in Illinois in 2023

Best places to visit in Illinois

Also known as the heart of America, Illinois is a state that has it all, from the large-city metropolitan vibes in Chicago to gorgeous nature and mountains. These are the best places to visit in Illinois! Explore American history in Chicago, along the most historic highway in the US- Route 66, and visit Abraham Lincoln’s […]