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Chicago Destination Guide

Explore Chicago in United States.

Chicago in the region of Illinois with it's 2,695,598 inhabitants is located in United States - some 594 mi (or 956 km) West of Washington, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Chicago in United States

Time in Chicago is now 09:58 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "America / Chicago" with an UTC offset of -5 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Bridgeview, Burbank, Chicago, Chicago Ridge, Cicero or Milwaukee. Since you are here already, consider visiting . We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

-1°C / 31 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature -2°C / 28 °F
Evening Temperature -1°C / 31 °F
Night Temperature -1°C / 30 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1016.4 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Thursday, 23rd of November 2017
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 3°C (38 °F)
Night: 0°C (32 °F)
Friday, 24th of November 2017
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 8°C (46 °F)
Night: 8°C (46 °F)
Saturday, 25th of November 2017
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 1°C (33 °F)
Night: -4°C (25 °F)

Videos

DJ Roei from Mexico live at White Dance ...

04:07 min ( April 04, 2009 by skociemusic)
Views: 1,873 - Rating: 5/5

DJ Roei direct from Mexico City!!! Circuit Night Club @ Chicago Illinois USA Amigo Party, March 2009 www.myspace.com/skociemusic

Another Chicago woman beaten by police

01:57 min ( May 25, 2010 by KriminalDefense)
Views: 1,754 - Rating: 5/5

Page brought to you by www.kriminaldefense.com Civil Rights attorney brings episodes of tragic real life. Police brutality in visual realism. Excessive force and other tales of woa. http Two men kille...


Chicago River Trip

13:25 min ( October 01, 2010 by William Scar)
Views: 415 - Rating: 0/5

Taking a sail boat from Lake Michigan into winter storage traveling along the Chicago River

Chicago Ghost Investigations | Ghost Tou...

01:47 min ( October 24, 2012 by jquinn1985)
Views: 119 - Rating: 0/5

Chicago Ghost Investigations | Ghost Tours in Chicago + www.ghostsofchicago.com + 773-935-6332 + chicagoghostinvestigations@gmail.com + 500 W. Cermak Road, Chicago, IL


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Chicago during the next days.

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2017

Sequence Ch!cago

Beginning: 03:00 pm (15:00).
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Monster Energy Outbreak Tour Presents: Waterparks

Beginning: 04:30 pm (16:30).
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Oceans Ate Alaska, Dayseeker, Afterlife, Tanzen

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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Superior Booking Presents Blackout Wednesday

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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Olivet Nazarene Tigers At Illinois-Chicago Flames Basketball Tickets (Exhibition)

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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Lingerie Night

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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Building Wealth In Real Estate

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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Frankie Harchut- Scott DuBose

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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Red Bull Sound Select - Jacob Banks

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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Red Bull Sound Select Presents 30 Days In Chicago | Night 22

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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Interesting facts about this location

Chinatown, Chicago

The Chinatown neighborhood in Chicago, Illinois, is on the South Side (located in the Armour Square community area), centered on Cermak and Wentworth Avenues, and is an example of an American Chinatown, or ethnic-Chinese neighborhood. By the 2000 Census, Chicago Primary Metropolitan Statistical Areas has 68,021 Chinese. Chicago is the second oldest settlement of Chinese in America after the Chinese fled persecution in California.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.85, -87.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1912 establishments in Illinois, Asian-American culture in Chicago, Illinois, Chinatowns in the United States, Neighborhoods in Chicago, Illinois, Populated places established in 1912, Visitor attractions in Chicago, Illinois

Great Chicago Fire

The Great Chicago Fire was a conflagration that burned from Sunday, October 8, to early Tuesday, October 10, 1871, killing hundreds and destroying about 3.3 square miles in Chicago, Illinois. Though the fire was one of the largest U.S. disasters of the 19th century, the rebuilding that began helped develop Chicago as one of the most populous and economically important American cities.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.85, -87.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1871 fires, 1871 in Illinois, Fires in Illinois, Great Chicago Fire, History of Chicago, Illinois, History of the United States (1865–1918), Landmarks in Chicago, Illinois, Urban fires in the United States

Everleigh Club

The Everleigh Club was a high-class brothel which operated in Chicago, Illinois from February 1900 until October 1911. It was owned and operated by Ada and Minna Everleigh.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.85, -87.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1900 establishments in the United States, 1911 disestablishments, Brothels in the United States, Crime in Omaha, Nebraska, History of Chicago, Illinois

Pacific Garden Mission

Pacific Garden Mission is a homeless shelter in the South Loop section of Chicago, Illinois, founded in 1877, by Colonel George Clarke and his wife, Sarah. It has been nicknamed, "The Old Lighthouse. " It is the oldest such shelter in Chicago. According to the PGM website, "Pacific Garden Mission is the oldest, continuously operating rescue mission in the country. " Among the converts to Christ from PGM's efforts are the famous evangelists Billy Sunday and Mel Trotter.

More reading: Pacific Garden Mission homepage
Located at 41.85, -87.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1877 establishments, Buildings and structures in Chicago, Illinois, Christian fundamentalism, Landmarks in Chicago, Illinois

University of Illinois at Chicago

The University of Illinois at Chicago, or UIC, is a state-funded public research university located in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Its campus is in the Near West Side community area, adjacent to the Chicago Loop. The second campus established under the University of Illinois system, UIC is also the largest university in the Chicago area, having approximately 28,000 students enrolled in 15 colleges.

More reading: University of Illinois at Chicago homepage
Located at 41.85, -87.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Architecture schools in Illinois, Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities, Committee on Institutional Cooperation, Educational institutions established in 1859, Educational institutions established in 1896, North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, Schools of public health, Schools of public health in the United States, State universities in Illinois, Universities and colleges in Chicago, Illinois, University of Illinois, University of Illinois at Chicago, Urban 13 universities

Quote of the moment

When preparing to travel, lay out all your clothes and all your money. Then take half the clothes and twice the money.

Susan Heller