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    Seven Sweet Spots in the Land of Lincoln

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    Experience Illinois in the Winter with These Five Classic Outdoor Activities

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    Instagram Challenge: Clouds

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    Bright Lights, Small Town Charm Abound in Trails to Adventure This Season

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    Instagram Challenge: Sweet


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Indulge in the sweeter side of Illinois

Calling all chocolate lovers! Get away to Illinois and treat your taste buds to chocolate, lots and lots of chocolate. From decadent morsels of chocolaty goodness to creamy fudge, rich shakes and flowing chocolate fountains, the following trip ideas are …


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Illinois’ spooky spots

Legend states that many towns throughout Illinois are haunted by ghosts from the past. Alton, Aurora, Galena, Springfield and Lebanon are a few towns that offer ghost tours to celebrate the Halloween season. Test your bravery on a spooky weekend …