Illinois Weekend Getaways
Visit the Land of Lincoln to experience wondrous natural landscapes and enlightening historical attractions. During your adventures in Illinois, you will learn about the life and personality of Abraham Lincoln, the Great Emancipator. Visit the childhood home of Lincoln, or tour one of Chicago‘s fantastic museums. If you are in the mood for a daring adventure, travel to a pristine wilderness area in Illinois’ parks. Giant City State Park and Garden of the Gods are both excellent destinations to enjoy activities in the great outdoors. You will surely enjoy fun-filled journeys of hiking, swimming, sightseeing, and lounging.
Chicago, Illinois, is the third-largest metropolis in the United States, with over 2.7 million residents, and the seat of Cook County.
Rockford is the third-largest city in Illinois and the county seat of Winnebago County. Tourism in Rockford focuses on historic and cultural sites.
Shawnee National Forest
Shawnee National Forest in Illinois is located between the Ohio and Mississippi River, filled with rolling hills, open meadows, lakes and rugged …