UPchicago Field Guide

A How-To Guide to Being A Chicago Tourist

Millions of people journey to Chicago every year, but many have not done the proper leg work necessary to ensure a pleasant trip. Here are some pointers to make sure you don’t end up like so many Windy City wanderers before you.

An UPchicago Summer Bucket List

There are some things you just have to do during a Chicago summer. This year, we’re making them happen. Here are our picks for the ultimate Chicago summer bucket list.

UPchicago Field Guide, Chapter 2: Crossing the Street

I don’t care if you’re from Times Square or a town of 50 people, there is a right and wrong way to cross the street.

UPchicago Field Guide, Chapter 1: The CTA Bus

Urban living is an adventure. This manual provides information and describes basic techniques that will enable you to not only survive, but more importantly enjoy city life.