Do NOT Do These 8 Touristy Things In Illinois. Do This Instead.

Listen, there’s nothing wrong with doing the uber-touristy things. People want to go to these attractions for a reason. But if you’ve already done all the tourist stuff, or just want to beat the crowds, choose these attractions rather than their more famous alternatives.

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:

What are some of your favorite Illinois attractions that are off the beaten path? Let us know in the comments.