Not to sound boastful (or windy), but Chicago is known for many wonderful things. There’s a reason we’re one of the biggest, most popular places to live and visit in the nation. There are just some things we do best, and everyone knows it.
From conservation to navigation to ingestion, Chicagoans are masters of it all. Scroll on for 10 things that make us awesome.
An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.