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5 Reasons to Visit Chicago This Summer [Part II]

Last time, we covered the first two reasons to visit Chicago this summer. Today, we’re going to cover the last three. 3. Architecture The architecture of Chicago’s buildings is like none other in the world. From the skyscrapers of downtown to the unique landmarks and monuments throughout our streets, the skyline of Chicago will take […]

5 Reasons to Visit Chicago This Summer [Part I]

If your family is like most, summer is meant for trips with your loved ones. Packing up your kids and a suitcase and traveling to your favorite destination – or a brand new location you’ve never explored – is a summer mainstay. This summer, consider making Chicago your vacation destination. With plenty to offer our […]

Employee Spotlight with Kelly & Tara

You might’ve noticed that we have a phenomenal sales staff on the ground during the summer to answer your questions and get you on our double deckers! This summer, Chicago Trolley & Double Decker had the privilege of working with two extraordinary students from Ireland: Kelly Holden & Tara Conlon. Hear what they have to […]

Get to Know the Wrigley Field/Lincoln Park Zoo Route

Our Wrigley Field/Lincoln Park Zoo route is here to make your summer a whole lot more exciting! We like to think Chicago is the best city in the world, and one reason why is because there is just SO much to see and do. Chicago has a whole lot more to offer than just its […]

Tying the Knot with Elizabeth & Kent

Wedding date: May 20, 2017 Husband’s name: Kent Wedding Ceremony: Assumption Catholic Church in River North Reception Location: The Blackstone Hotel Four years ago, Elizabeth and Kent met on Match.com and this past May, we matched them with a few wedding trolleys to help transport them throughout the day of their dreams. Each year, Chicago Trolley & […]

Pub Crawl with Chicago Trolley: Hyde Park

Hyde Park is a classic Chicago south side neighborhood, home to some of the city’s most iconic destinations such as the Museum of Science and Industry and the University of Chicago. Additionally, the neighborhood is vibrant and diverse with a slew of classic dives that make this a great place to plan your next pub […]

Spring into Summer Tours with Chicago Trolley

New season, new changes! We here at Chicago Trolley & Double Decker Co. are excited to tell you about our newest offerings for summer tours. Now exploring Chicago is even better! App-Happy? Introducing the Chicago Trolley & Double Decker Co. App We’re pleased to announce the debut of the Chicago Trolley Tour App. This free […]

Pub Crawl with Chicago Trolley: River North

After a day of shopping and sightseeing along Michigan Avenue, you may find yourself asking what the best places are to grab a drink in this part of Chicago. A trendy area close to your favorite tourist attractions, the River North neighborhood is ideal for a fantastic night on the town. No need to walk […]

Events in Chicago: May 2017 Edition

May is such a great time to be in Chicago. Whether you’re a lifelong citizen, recent transplant or just passing through, there is something for everyone this month. To keep everything together, we have compiled a list of our favorite festivals and events for May 2017. Enjoy! Festival Cinco de Mayo (5/2-5/4): Located in the […]

Pub Crawl with Chicago Trolley: Uptown

In the midst of Chicago’s modernized North Side, one neighborhood stands above the rest in terms of preserving its illustrious past. Laden with rustic buildings, old theaters, and classic restaurants, Chicago’s Uptown neighborhood provides a unique backdrop for some of the city’s finest bars and pubs. By visiting these five bars with a little transportation […]