Monthly archives for November, 2015

IVme Hydration Clinic Offers Energy & Hango...

IVme Chicago Clinic

Generally my beat around The Chicago Traveler is restaurants and the occasional concert. The evening started off normally enough at Old Town?s Pomp & Circumstance for an open house at the nearby IVme Hydration Clinic? drinking an Old Fashioned and snacking on sliders. That normalcy didn?t last long, though, soon after I was taken on…

Artango Combines a Passion for Art, Dance, and S...

Artango food and dancing collage

Ravenswood?s Artango serves authentic South American cuisine, but it?s also a dance studio and something of an avant-garde art gallery? all packed in a hundred-year-old former factory. That certainly makes Artango one of the most unique dining experiences in the city. Artango History Artango started as a tango center inviting Chicagoans to learn more about…

LuxeHome Chill : raising money for charity with ...

Luxehome Chill banner

Wandering through the boutiques that make up LuxeHome (website), on the first floor of Chicago?s Merchandise Mart, you didn?t know what you?d find. Tucked away in model bathrooms, kitchens with Wi-Fi ready refrigerators, and next to paint samples? there might be a lobster roll, coffee-flavored sake, or a steel drum band doing a cover of…

Survive Holiday Travel with These Road Trip Apps

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Holiday travel, you either love or loathe it. Traveling during the holiday season can be stressful and even deadly. Winter holidays, like Thanksgiving and Christmas, are some of the deadliest traveling holidays of the years due to a variety of hazards. ?Collisions can occur for many reasons,? says Tate Law Firm, ?including driver distraction, driving…

Chicago Thanksgiving Restaurants for the City, S...

pie at shaws

Thanksgiving is a time to be thankful? although, it'd be a shame if we were only thankful once a year. For some of us, we may be thankful for the new opportunities that opened up over the passed year? others may be thankful for the time that they can spend with family. If you are…

Blackwood BBQ Makes Getting Smoky Loop BBQ Easy

Blackwood BBQ getting smoky in the loop

While visitors to our city may have hot dogs and deep dish pizza on their minds, Chicagoans are well aware of our city?s rich, if not complicated, barbecue scene. There?s not exactly one specific Chicago-style barbecue with many rich traditions divided by region, ethnic background, and economic class ranging from South Side rib tips to…

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