This doesn't really surprise me much. Chicago is one of the greatest cities in the world. It only makes sense that they make Christmas time extra magical. From the shopping to the lights, you can find EVERYTHING to do downtown during the holidays.

WalletHub ranked the best cities in the United States and Chicago ended up pretty high on the list. Here's the top 5 -

  1. Atlanta, GA
  2. Orlando, FL
  3. New York, NY
  4. Pittsburgh, PA
  5. Chicago IL

Number 5! Here are 5 things to do in one of the best cities to celebrate Christmas -

  1. Ice Skating in Maggie Daley Park 
  2. The Christkindlmarket
  3. Shopping along the Magnificent Mile 
  4. Visiting the giant Christmas tree
  5. Lincoln Park Zoo Lights 

Happy holidays!


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