Staycation: Chicago InstaGreeter Tours!
I just learned something new about the city…some willing citizens volunteer to give free tours of touristy areas of the city. Right now (Nov. 2011), InstaGreeter tours are being offered for The Loop and for the Mag Mile. Each tour is an hour long and they are….FREE!!!!!!
Loop tours: Friday – Sunday, tour start times are 10 am – 3 pm. Tours are limited to 6 people and are first- come-first-served. They start at Chicago Cultural Center Visitor Information Center, 77 E. Randolph St., Chicago, IL 60602.
Mag Mile tours: From 12 Nov to 31 Dec 2011, this tour is available Fridays and Saturdays, 10 am – 3 pm start times. Tours are limited to 6 people and are first- come-first-served. They start at Water Works Visitor Information Center, 163 E. Pearson St., Chicago IL, 60611.