Posts tagged chicagotravel
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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