Articles tagged “chicago”

International Terminal at Chicago O’Hare Airport to Be Expanded for First Time

They do things big in Chicago and the international terminal at its signature airport, Chicago O'Hare, will see its first major expansion since it arrived on the scene more than two decades ago.

3 months ago

U.S. Suburban Hotels See Bright Spot in Big Indian Weddings Business

A prime example of how embracing and understanding other cultures can be a win-win situation, both for businesses and the communities they serve.

4 months ago

Chicago’s Mayor Announces New Hotels For O’Hare Airport to Make Spending a Night Easier

Many airport hotels are trending upwards in their quality and convenience but there are still many more not yet up to par with modern travelers and not prepared to handle growing passenger traffic around the world.

4 months ago

Chicago Is Not Getting George Lucas’ Art Museum

There's stupid development, which cities allow a lot of, and smart development, like this. Chicago tourism is really missing out.

4 months ago

Chicago Turmoil Inspires Other Illinois Cities to Challenge Airbnb

Now, even smaller U.S. cities and towns are pushing back against disruptive Airbnb rentals.

4 months ago

Airbnb Debate Over Short-Term Rentals Moves to Chicago

We'll continue to see this play out in city after city until some city or some sharing economy brand comes up with a good solution.

5 months ago

Chicago’s Domestic Tourist Arrivals Hit Record 51 Million in 2015

It's a strong story, especially considering the massive state funding cuts both to tourism marketing and to state-run attractions. Luckily Chicago can compete on its own. The rest of the state didn't fare so well.

6 months ago

These Hilton Hotels Have Meeting Group Sales Down to a Science in Chicago

If hotels want to book more meetings and events, they need to know how to speak the specific industry language of the events and planners they’re working with.

7 months ago

Van Gogh’s Bedroom Recreated in Chicago as Airbnb Rental

This is another example of innovative marketing cross-promotion today pairing pop culture, cultural institutions, and global hospitality brands.

9 months ago

Post-Holiday Air Travel in Central U.S. Hits Weather-Related Snag

Pity the passenger that transits through Chicago from November to May.

10 months ago

Chicago Airports Planning for More Than 4 Million Passengers Over Holidays

The only word that means anything at Chicago airports this time of year is "weather."

10 months ago

Chicago Tourism CEO Fights For Funds Amid Illinois Budget Impasse

Illinois' Republican Governor Bruce Rauner needs to put aside political horse trading and release the funds for Choose Chicago's tourism promotion efforts that drive Chicago's visitor economy and job growth.

1 year ago