12 Secret Spots In Illinois Where Nature Will Completely Relax You

You can be having the worst day in the world, but a quick walk outside can make you smile. Nature’s beauty is that powerful. Fortunately, in Illinois, we have so much beauty around us. So if you’re having a bad day–or even if you’re having the best day ever–get away from your computer screen and check out some of these spots:

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Where in Illinois do you go to relax? Let us know in the comments.