Looking for a weekend getaway or some short vacation to enjoy with your family? Well, here are ten travel ideas we have to help you plan a summer escape!
A close and lakeside adventure awaits you less than 60 miles from downtown Chicago. Kenosha, Wis. is home to inexpensive yet fun activities for the whole family to enjoy.
Ann Arbor may be a college town, but there is more for families to do and see away from the Univ. of Michigan campus.
Five hours away from Chicago is Hannibal, Mo., the childhood home of author Samuel Clemens (also known as Mark Twain). You and your family can enjoy everything from caves to riverboats.
Just a three-hour drive away lies Indianapolis, a wonderful urban oasis of zoos, museums and hotels connected to shopping malls.
Five hours away from the city is St. Louis, which offers many attractions with little or no cost.
Southwest Michigan provides Chicago families with a beaches and blueberries escape.
Visit Grand Geneva Resort & Spa in the beautiful city of Lake Geneva
Money and time may keep your family from traveling to your ideal European destination, so explore towns with the same feel of those countries without leaving the Midwest.
This may be a longer adventure, but who could turn down the chance to take in rollercoasters, buggy rides and tons of chocolate in Hershey, Pa.?
A trip to Ft. Wayne, Ind., gives Chicago families a quick yet fun escape.