Category Archives: CTA bus #62 Archer

5 Best Chicago Ramen Shops Near The ‘L’

2015 welcomed the resurgence of ramen or a “ramen-ssance,” as I like to call it.  Not the pathetic, store-bought, paper cup ramen but rather, the traditional, serious ramen shops with great ingredients.  Chicago was no exception and I was super excited to crawl into all of the mammoth-sized bowls around town, in an effort to find the 5 Best Chicago Ramen

30 Coolest Chicago Coffee Spots

I take my coffee very seriously.  I will gladly go out of my way, 30 minutes or more, for expertly roasted beans and a properly prepared cup of java.  Just as important, is finding really cool coffeehouses and shops where I can settle in, escape and enjoy my caffeine.  Groovy tunes are definitely a bonus.  After careful research, I give

These 8 Chicago Neighborhoods Offer Amazing Eats

The very best way to get to know any city is to venture outside of the downtown area or city center and check out as many cool neighborhoods as possible.  If you love great food and drink, then you definitely want to explore the many wonderful spots for breakfast, lunch, dinner, coffee and snacks.  Chicago neighborhoods have no shortage of

Chicago’s Chinatown restaurants that make you smile and sweat

Have you been curious about the restaurants in Chicago’s Chinatown?  I can help you!  There are so many choices representing different cuisine from all over Asia.  You can find places with traditional food and modest interiors to more modern restaurants with a swanky feel. Whatever your preference, do not miss out on spending some time in this part of The

11 Great Chicago Eats You Can Reach By Transit

Whether or not you believe in man-made climate change, we can all agree that our cities are terribly polluted.  Chicago is no exception.  Luckily, there is a very simply way you can reach a plethora of great Chicago eats and help save the environment at the same time.  Use our local mass transit!  I never tire of saying it and I