Travel Destinations

Fancy a Road Trip to Chicago & Milwaukee?

With some workout equipment from packed into your trunk, it only makes sense to hit Milwaukee as a destination to complement Chicago as part of a balanced road trip.

Chicago is a beautiful city with tons of attractions for people who want to go out and explore. The city has a ton of tourist attractions that offer plenty of opportunities to check out all the sights of the city. You might like it so much that you find yourself checking out some of best independent schools in the area, to possibly relocate your entire family.

Have an Amazing Time at Navy Pier – Located at 103 E. Grand Ave in Chicago, this giant pier has tons of things to do, both indoor and outdoor. Some of the popular spots include the Coca Cola Museum and the Navy Pier Christmas Shop. Take a ride on the giant Ferris wheel for about 30-60 minutes or check out the boat tour of Chicago. Either way you’ll be kicking back with a delicious hot dog and a delicious frozen fountain drink.

Tour the Public Museum of Chicago – Located on 103 E. Upper Wacker Dr. in Chicago, the Public Museum of Chicago is a museum that contains all kinds of historical artifacts that have come from around the world. The museum has hundreds of pieces of art ranging from ancient to modern pieces of art. The museum has all kinds of different temporary art exhibitions as well as permanent exhibits that are available.

After the Museum – While in Chicago, visit the Thompson Hotel and check out the Thompson Hotel Restaurant. This hotel is located on 735 North Michigan Ave. in Chicago. This is the hotel that Oscar De La Renta is staying at during his Chicago Fashion Week.

Downtown Riverwalk – Located at Main Street and Michigan Ave. in Chicago, the Downtown Riverwalk is a great place for people to go out and take a walk. The walk is 2.8 miles long and there are tons of places to get your drink on as well as a variety of restaurants that you can go to for dinner.

Some Things to Do in Milwaukee

Milwaukee is a great place for people who want to go out and explore while seeing a little bit of everything. While in Milwaukee, you can check out the Harley Davidson Museum and also visit the Schlitz Brewery.

Wander Around the Riverwalk – While in Milwaukee, spend a little bit of time on the Riverwalk to get your drink on and check out all the shops and restaurants. This is a great place for people to check out if they are in the mood for a trip downtown.

Take A Cruise On The Milwaukee Harbor Boat – If you are in the mood to travel, take a cruise on the Milwaukee Harbor Boat. Make sure to leave your chain in your hotel’s safe, along with other valuables. This is the perfect way to get an affordable cruise around the area, go check out the new Waukesha Museum of Art and also check out some of the restaurants and bars that are located on the river.

Check Out The Zoo – Check out the Milwaukee Zoo which is located on 9225 W Park Ave in Milwaukee. The zoo has plenty of places to check out including a butterfly garden, gardens, birds and tons of different animals.