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Local Explorer: Hero Coffee

Stumbling upon hidden gems in your own city is the ultimate local exploration. During one my frequent visits to The Art Institute, I decided to take a different walk back to the train. Upon doing so, I found a mysterious sign attached to a lovely brick wall, labeled “Pickwick Place”. Rounding the corner I saw an adorable little alley with lights strung above and a coffee shop at the end.

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Local Explorer: Tea Time

Afternoon tea continues to be a cherished tradition for a lot of people.  With teapots full of exotic teas and tiered serving plates filled with scones and finger sandwiches, this is surely an experience you should have at least once.

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Celebrate Valentine’s Day in the HEART of Chicago

Get swept away in the heart of Chicago with your loved one this Valentines Day.  There’s always the go to box of chocolates or flowers, but why not do something memorable and have your own photoshoot in the big city!  

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