Illinois Romantic Getaways
Illinois is perhaps the heartbeat of the the Midwest and a wonderful spot for you romantic getaway. With an international city like Chicago to entertain, most agree that romantics need look no further than the Windy City for find romance. This is a foodie's town and there are plenty of deliscious plates waiting for you. Chicago's metropolitan atmosphere means extroardinary shopping, world-famous museums, theatres, and luxurious hotels and resorts. Oh and did we mention that a river runs right through the heart of it? Take advantage of a tour of Chicago all by boat! A romantic getaway in Illinois most certainly means Chicago.
Illinois romantic getaways can be found in ever region
of this great state. Illinois's
urban cities of Peoria and Galesburg also have thriving downtowns to offer guests an a rich nightlife, regional delicacies, and all the modern conveniences and entertainment options of a metropolitan city. Additionally the beautiful natural
landscape of Illinois offers outdoor enthusiast opportunities for
fun and exploration. Learn all you need to know about
what Illinois has to offer. Find romantic accommodations, destinations,
special events, entertainment, adventures and activities available
for your Illinois getaway.
In all regions of Illinois lovers can find romantic
things to see and do at the wide variety of Illinois attractions.
The cities and towns of Springfield, Belleville, Jacksonville, Carbondale,
Decatur, Effingham, Mt. Vernon, Galena, Geneva and Mattoon are just a short distance
from romantic Illinois national parks and other attractions like
Anderson Japanese Gardens, Main Street Galena, Coronado Theatre,
Fox Valley Winery Tasting Room, Morton Arboretum, Sears Tower Skydeck,
Makanda Boardwalk, Heartland Rivers Wine Trail, Wine Trails, Shawnee
Hills Wine Trail, Garden of the Gods Recreation Area, and Tunnel
Hill State Trail. And there are plenty of romantic Hotels
and B&B's nearby as well. So whether you're looking to find
cabin rental in the great outdoors or seeking thrills
at a Illinois theme park, you can be confident that Illinois can
meet all your romance needs. And remember that camping out under
the stars in Illinois national parks can be a great affordable
getaway alternative to hotels. Many of Illinois's national parks
and lakes have cozy getaway cottage or
lakeside romantic cabins for rent. Additionally
depending on when you're planning your romantic Illinois getaway,
you can look for special events like ARC Taste of Galena in February,
Squawk & Oink Barbecue Festival in Momence in September, Marcus
Garvey Farm Festival in August, Market Square Arts Festival in Galena
in August, Mega Winter Fest 2009 in St. Charles in January, Chicagoland
Flower & Garden Show in March, Cantigny Fall Festival in Wheaton
in October, Ravinia Festival in Highland Park in June. Events like
these can offer romance seekers opportunities to really experience
the unique charms of Illinois, even if you only have time for a
quick weekend getaway.
Whatever your tastes, Illinois's attractions will help make your
romantic getaway extraordinary and memorable!
For additional Illinois romantic travel information
contact the Illinois Bureau of Tourism at 100 West Randolph
Street, Suite 3-400, Chicago IL 60602 Telephone: 312-814-4732.