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Whether your flights to Chicago are for a weekend break or month-long stay, you’ll be hooked on this fast-paced city.

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Children travelling alone, or in a different cabin class to their parents, are considered Unaccompanied Minors and pay the full adult fare. Please get in touch with us to book this service.

You can book up to nine passengers per booking, including adults, teenagers, children and infants.

Each adult passenger can bring one infant.

Children travelling alone, or in a different cabin class to their parents, are considered Unaccompanied Minors and pay the full adult fare. Please get in touch with us to book this service.

  • You can book up to nine passengers per booking, including adults, Overseas Filippino Workers (OFW), children and infants.
  • Each adult & OFW passenger can bring one infant.
  • All OFWs must submit the required documents to avail the tax exemption.
  • Children travelling alone, or in a different cabin class to their parents, are considered Unaccompanied Minors and pay the full adult fare. Please get in touch with us to book this service.
  • You can book up to nine passengers per booking, including adults, Overseas Filippino Workers (OFWs), teenagers, children and infants.
  • Each adult & OFW passenger can bring one infant.
  • All OFWs must submit the required documents to avail the tax exemption.
  • Children travelling alone, or in a different cabin class to their parents, are considered Unaccompanied Minors and pay the full adult fare. Please get in touch with us to book this service.
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Flights to Chicago

Chicago is the third largest city in the United States and has a distinctive charm that’s all its own. A lot of that comes down to the people; it’s located right at the heart of the American Midwest, known for its friendly residents, smiling faces and positive attitude.

Chicagoans will go out of their way to help you (even if you don’t look particularly out of place or lost), in spite of the fast-paced life that goes with being an economic and cultural metropolis.

Chicago began as a key point between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River, growing up in an era of expansion into the American West. It continued to play a key role connecting east and west during the 1800s as a railroad hub and growing economic centre.

Now, the city really is a hotbed of culture, filled with world-class museums, restaurants, concert halls, sports teams, theatres, live music, and more. While your flights to Chicago will uncover a traditional city with old customs holding firm, there’s also a vibrant young energy led by urban professionals pushing into new areas, both in terms of where they live and what they do. It's the home of President Barack Obama, who celebrated his two elections in the massive and magical Grant Park, one of the city's many green spaces.

Despite its nickname as The Windy City, there’s nothing particularly biting about the cool wind that blows off Lake Michigan. (It’s said that the phrase dates back to the 1800s, when local politicians were referred to as being “full of hot air”). However, you might still want to wrap up warm when you’re taking a stroll around the lake, which is the largest of the Great Lakes in North America.

When it comes to food – start with the pizza. Chicago is famous for its deep dish pizzas, massive mountains of toppings pilled high on top of huge, thick, satisfying slices of doughy goodness cooked to perfection in a fiery brick oven. In addition, the many ethnic enclaves – ranging from Vietnamese to Polish – offer their own specialties brought directly from their country of origin. The portions in Chicago are as generous and crowd-pleasing as the people who serve them.

In essence, to spend time in Chicago is to spend time in a cross-section of the United States, a place where the country comes together into one amazing amalgamation of culture and cuisine. It truly has something for everyone.

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What to do in Chicago

Browse the Richard H. Driehaus Museum

The lavish mansion of banker Samuel Nickerson has been turned into an impressive museum dedicated to the glories of the Gilded Age. You'll feel transported back in time by the exhibits and the surrounding splendour.

40 East Erie Street
IL 60611
+1 312 482 8933

Cheer with Chicago’s sports fans

Chicagoans are passionate about their sports teams – whether they’re cheering on Michael Jordan’s old team the Chicago Bulls, or are baseball fans batting for the Chicago Bears. To see the latter, visit Wrigley Field. This legendary sports field holds regular tours (and serves up some of the best hot dogs in the city).

Wrigley Field
1060 West Addison Street
IL 60613
+1 773 404 2827

Stroll along the Navy Pier

This place is a popular tourist attraction, and with good reason. Take a ride on the 150ft high Ferris wheel at Pier Park, play a little mini-golf, check out the Children's Museum, or simply relax for hours with a spectacular view of the city as your gorgeous backdrop.

600 E Grand Avenue
IL 60611
+1 312 595 7437

Where to eat in Chicago

Alinea (International)

Chef Grant Achatz's famous eatery in the middle of hip Lincoln Park might be the best restaurant in the city, winning the award three times along with three Michelin stars. You're coming here to see food turned into an art form. It tastes pretty darn good too.

1723 North Halsted Street
IL 60614
1 312 867 0110

Longman & Eagle (International)

This Logan Square staple offers lots of tasty dinner and drink options, but it really shines during weekend brunch. That’s when the comfortable, unpretentious attitude of the surrounding area filters into Chef Jared Wentworth's excellent farm-to-table and nose-to-tail space.

2657 North Kedzie Avenue
IL 60647
+1 773 276 7110

RPM Steak (Steakhouse)

A chic steak house just north of the Chicago River, RPM Steak is one of the city's most popular offerings, and definitely a must-visit when you’re in North River. Hit up the House of Blues that's just down the street to dance off any post-meal sluggishness.

66 West Kinzie Street
IL 60654
+1 312 284 4990

Places to stay in Chicago

Hotel Chicago

The House of Blues sits right outside this hotel's entrance, which is a big perk. Other attractions such as Smith & Wollensky's famous steakhouse and architectural boat tours on the Chicago River are within walking distance of the River North destination.

333 North Dearborn Street
IL 60654
+1 312 245 0333

Conrad Chicago

One of the best five-star hotels on the Magnificent Mile, the Conrad is a crown jewel on a street filled with gems. This is where you should go if you have cash to splash and want to feel like royalty. The staff will take care of the rest.

521 North Rush Street
IL 60611
+1 312 645 1500

Ruby Room

Located centrally in the trendy Wicker Park neighbourhood, the Ruby Room provides exceptional value in a smart yet relaxed atmosphere. If you need a quick mani/pedi, head to the salon downstairs, and grab a bite at the dozens of restaurant within walking distance.

1743-45 West Division Street
IL 60622
+1 773 235 2323

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