The 10 Most Underrated Cities In Illinois You Should Check Out

Illinois is known for Chicago. And rightfully so. But there are so many other wonderful cities, towns and villages that you should check out. So whether you’re visiting Illinois for the first time, or are ready to explore your own state, here are ten places to start:

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/

What other cities in Illinois should people check out? Let us know in the comments.