Chicago is the largest city by population in the U.S. state of Illinois and the region, and a dominant center of finance, industry and culture in the Midwest U.S. Home of the earliest skyscrapers, it today boasts some of the world's tallest buildings.
Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD); Chicago Midway Airport (MDW)
30 - 60 minutes; 20 - 40 minutes
Standard Time GMT -6; Daylight Saving Time GMT -5 (U.S. Central Time)
The city lies within the humid continental climate zone with warm and humid summers and cold, snowy and windy winters.
John Hancock Center, Navy Pier, Willis Tower (formerly Sears Tower), Magnificent Mile (Michigan Avenue), The Art Institute, Museum of Science and Industry, Millennium Park