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From world-class museums and attractions to amazing shopping and restaurants, how to enjoy the best things to do in Chicago with teens. #chicago #familytravel #teentravel #travelwithteens #choosechicago #traveltips #usatravel

The Best Things to do in Chicago with Teens

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As a travelling mom with teens, I can vouch for the fact that it’s a world apart from travelling with kids of the pre-teen variety. One of the keys to success in traveling with teens is to find destinations with enough attractions and ‘cool stuff’ to keep them happily engaged. Cities like New York, Houston, Los Angeles and Chicago have all the ingredients needed for a great family getaway with teens in tow. In our lowdown of the best things…

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There's more to Chicago than deep dish + great architecture. These 6 child-friendly + cool Chicago attractions may surprise your family travel expectations. (via thetravellingmom.ca)

6 Child-Friendly (and Cool) Attractions in Chicago

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When you think “kid destinations,” Chicago, Illinois, might not be the first place to come to mind. But we think you’d be very pleasantly surprised at what a great place it is for a family vacation. There are plenty of kid-friendly museums, shops, parks, restaurants and events, plus great views to be had (and you can even throw in a little geography lesson). Here are 6 cool attractions we recommend. 1. Shedd Aquarium Let’s start at the museum campus with the Shedd Aquarium, a fascinating place…

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