11 Epic Things You Never Thought Of Doing In Illinois, But Should
With 57,915 square miles of gorgeous land, Illinois is an oasis of epic attractions waiting to be explored. While you may know about some of the main spots — like Six Flags and Cahokia Mounds — these lesser-known places should hit the top of your list of future adventures.
If you’re not doing these 11 things in Illinois, you aren’t utilizing this state to the fullest. Read away for all the places you should go.
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/
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.
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