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COLLiDE Travel is an interactive collection of city guides curated by local bands, artists and tastemakers. Spanning the globe, hundreds of creatives have shared their favorite local hangs, from the underground to the upscale, and everything in between. So choose a city and start exploring!
Krewella

Sisters Jahan and Yasmine Yousaf embarked on the journey that became Krewella over nine years ago. After deciding to leave college and their side jobs to pursue music full-time, Krewella is now taking the EDM world by storm. Their EP Ammunition is out now.

city guide:
Chicago, IL
shopping
Gramaphone Records

This funky record store with a clubby vibe stocks a selection of dance music & underground tunes.

2843 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60657, USA
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The Mid Chicago

Sleek nightlife hotspot where clubgoers dance to top DJs while enjoying 3 bars & a VIP room.

306 N Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60661, USA
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Chicago Botanic Garden

The Chicago Botanic Garden is a 385-acre living plant museum situated on nine islands in the Cook County Forest Preserves.

1000 Lake Cook Rd, Glencoe, IL 60022, USA
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Drake Hotel

Opened in 1920 in a landmark building on the Magnificent Mile, this upscale hotel is just off Chicago’s Gold Coast.

140 E Walton Pl, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
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The Second City

Known for its many famous alums, this storied spot hosts popular sketch shows & improv classes.

1616 N Wells St, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
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Metro Chicago

A variety of indie & alternative bands play at this popular, intimate concert venue.

3730 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60613, USA
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Grant Park
Grant Park is a large urban park in the Loop community area of Chicago. Located in Chicago's central business district, the park's most notable features are Millennium Park, Buckingham Fountain, the Art Institute of Chicago and the Museum Campus. -Recommended by Ajani Jones
337 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60601, USA
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Bahá’í House of Worship
The Bahá'í House of Worship in Wilmette, Illinois, is one of eight dedicated temples of the Bahá'í Faith. It is the oldest surviving Bahá'í House of Worship in the world and the only one located in the United States.  
100 Linden Ave, Wilmette, IL 60091, USA
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