Illinois Hotel Reservations
A Tour of Illinois
Enjoy it from Chicago to Springfield
Welcome to the Land of Lincoln
Illinois may be called the Land of Lincoln, but it might as well be dubbed the Land of the Long Weekend – vacationers and travelers are never without something to see or do.
There’s an incredible amount of exciting, interesting, and generally awe-inspiring attractions that span the entire state. From the Willis Tower – formerly Sears Tower – in Chicago, to the very first McDonalds restaurant in Des Plaines.
Explore the many sights from the Lincoln Park Zoo, a free and fun experience great for all members of the family, to Northern Illinois University in Dekalb – visit during the fall and take in an exciting college football game.
If you’re flying in to Springfield, one of the gems of central Illinois, you’ll land at the Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport. Check out cities like Danville, and Macomb – both yielding their own mid-west charm, while holding an array of attractive sights. Macomb Visitors often visit the nearby Lincoln’s New Salem State Historic Site.
Get out and explore all that the Land of Lincoln has to offer.
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- Best Things to Do in Peoria, Illinois
Check out activities in Peoria, Illinois – from the Caterpillar World Visitors Center to fireworks over the Illinois River.
- 17 Things To Do With Kids in IL
Navy Pier, Chicago
Here are 17 family-friendly museums, rides, parks, stores, and other things to do throughout Illinois and the Chicago area.
- 8 Water Parks to Explore in IL
Water Slides in IL
On your next summer trek through Illinois, cool off at any of these exemplary water parks. From Springfield to South Beloit.
- 9 Roadside Attractions in Illinois
World's Largest Bottle of Catsup
Plan your visit to Illinois and check out these nine exceptional roadside attractions. From a super human-sized statue of Superman, to fire-breathing dragon.
- Illinois Marathons
Check out these 19 marathons coursing though Illinois, from the Chicago Marathon to the Peoria Marathon & River City Races.
- 12 Chicagoland Bike Trails
Chicago Lakefront Trail
http://bestwesternillinois.com/chicagoCheck out these 12 bike trails in the Chicagoland area, including the Des Plaines River Trail, the Green Bay Bike Trail, and Chicago Lakefront Trail.
- 10 Illinois Sports Venues
From Wrigley Field in Chicago to Dozar Park in Peoria, Illinois features a handful of premiere sports venues and event facilities. Check out the list and plan your trip today.