6 Places In Illinois That Are Like A Caribbean Paradise In The Summer

Our affinity for being by the water is increased at summertime, and we’ve got six amazing spots you need to check out if you’re craving a vacation to a Caribbean paradise. Forget expensive cruises and long plane rides when you can experience all the fun in the sun you need right here.

Be sure to grab your beach towels and sunblock before heading off to these amazing attractions. Scroll on for all the details.

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For more ways to prepare for summer, try these 11 tropical restaurants in Illinois that transport your to an exotic land.

What other places in Illinois are just like a Caribbean paradise? Share your favorite oases with us in the comments.