11 Things Every Illinoisan Wants The Rest Of The Country To Know

There are quite a few misconceptions about life in Illinois that we Illinoisans constantly explain to outsiders. As much as we love surprising people with the good news that Illinois is a lot more interesting than they might think, there are a few things that we’d like everyone to know once and for all!

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/

While you’re gaining a better understanding of Illinois and its residents, you should learn the 15 Sure-Fire Ways to Make an Illinoisan Mad. Good luck!

Illinoisans, what do you want the rest of the country to know about our fair state? Let us know in the comments.