chicago nature photos
  • Environment
Think Chicago isn’t the place for nature photos? Guess again!

Even though Chicago is a sprawling urban metropolitan area, there are still plenty of places throughout the region where you can set up shop with a camera or your phone and take some amazing photos of beautiful nature. Chicago’s acclaimed Lakefront Trail is filled with photogenic spaces, but there are a couple in particular that […]

June 23, 2022

Flowers and Chicago skyline
  • Celebration
  • Environment
Earth Day in Chicago 2022

Since 1970, April 22 has been designated as Earth Day to promote the importance of protecting the environment. This weekend, Earth Day events are happening all over the Chicago area where people can do their part to help keep our city beautiful. The theme for Earth Day 2022 is Invest in Our Planet. The organizers […]

April 22, 2022

  • Environment
Trek deep into the forests of Cook County Preserve District

The Forest Preserve District of Cook County is a beautiful natural reserve located less than 30 minutes away from downtown Chicago. Take advantage of the season and check all the winter events they have now! For more than 100 years, some Americans have been conscious of their natural resources and the necessity to properly manage […]

January 24, 2022