10 Images of Illinois Countryside That Will Make You Long For The Simple Life

Imagine a quiet, peaceful day in the country. The smell of dirt and pine in the air and the sound of cows mooing in the distance take you far away from the hustle and bustle of cities and large towns. Keep these extra senses in mind as you look through images that will make you long for life out in the country.

From fields as far as the eye can see to quaint farmhouses, don’t miss 10 amazing images of Illinois that capture the essence of the simple life. Keep scrolling to begin the journey.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Still looking for more of that country feel? Check out this Illinois restaurant that is in a barn.

What reminds you of the simple life? Share your thoughts and photos with us below.