Chicago Neighborhoods: So Many Things to Do in the Gold Coast
Living in a city as big as ours there are many diverse Chicago neighborhoods to explore. This spring take a stroll around the Gold Coast. Earning its name back in the late 1800’s this high class neighborhood has some of the most beautiful architecture in town. Take a staycation in this part of Chicago with some of these fun ideas for how to spend your day.
Spend a day throwing your own fashion week fete with friends. Start out at Barney’s looking for graphic black and white prints, try on feminine frocks at Anthropolgie and find the perfect pair of spring jeans at Diesel.
Ride the fastest elevator when you visit the John Hancock Observatory. This adrenaline boosting ride takes you 1,000 feet up in 40 seconds. From the 94th floor observatory you will have a stunning view of the city like no other.
Of course, a trip to Chicago is not complete without a great meal. Release your inner foodie when you hit the Gold Coast restaurant scene. From Italian at Café Spiaggia to afternoon tea at Palm Court, a food tour is a trip for the senses.
What’s your favorite thing to do in Gold Coast?
Photo: Chicago Traveler