The North Shore of Chicago is a shopping mecca and a draw for visitors throughout the Midwest with a unique blend of tree-lined streets with one-of-a-kind boutiques and indoor and outdoor shopping centers complete with the premiere retailers found in major urban centers.
Chicago’s North Shore may not have the largest museums in the area but they certainly have the most unique. From contemporary art to the study of the American Indian and everything in between, visit this unique assortment of cultural institutions in the lively setting of the communities that hug Lake Michigan.
Enjoy cooking or at least watching cooking shows on television? Roll up your sleeves and under expert direction, learn the tricks that simplify the preparation of most delicious dishes. Also, take a walk through a famous spice house and top it off with a demonstration of dessert-making at its finest.