The haunts of Al Capone, jazz musicians and a homeless billy goat are traversed on a walking tour of Chicago's most colourful bars.
Now better known as "Cuddle Class", the Skycouch converts three economy seats into a bed.
From jazz to comedy, baseball to the best restaurant in the US, here are 20 reasons to visit Chicago.
Six of the best: Chicago music haunts
The city's essential stops for architecture enthusiasts.
This gorgeously restored Chicago hotel is home to six separate food and drink outlets.
This hotel is right in the thick of things.
He designed Canberra, but in his home town of Chicago, you have to work hard to find someone who knows who Walter Burley Griffin is.