Chicago with close to three million inhabitants, is the largest city in Illinois and the third largest behind New York City and Los Angeles in the United States. Chicago is renowned around the world as having a beautiful skyline, an urban style that's all Chicago and it's unique and diverse cuisine. Chicago came into being as a city in 1837. In 1871 their was a huge fire that totally burnt about two thousand acres of the city. This did not cripple the city as much of the railroads and stockyards survived the blaze. Chicago is the capital for commerce in the United States and has been for most of it's recent history. Before Chicago became a town, fur trading was the industry running the economy back in 1833. Chicago is number one when it comes to the health care system.
In terms of dental care and medical training Chicago come in first. The largest medical college in North America is based in Chicago namely the University of Illinois. Chicago is also home to a number of institutions that are at the heart of health care in the United States. They are; the American Hospital Association, the American College of Surgeons, the American Medical Association and the American Dental Association. If traveling to Chicago their are quite a number of attraction are available within city limits. They are; Field Museum of Natural History, Oriental Institute, Museum of Science and Industry, Museum of Holography, United Center, Wrigley Field, Soldier Field, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago Cultural Center, Museum of Contemporary Art, Millennium Park, Grant Park and Chicago Botanic Garden. Hotels in Chicago are rated as among the best in the world and just not in the United States itself. Here are a few of the hotels based in and around the city of Chicago; Hilton Chicago O'Hare, Hilton Chicago, Radisson Arlington Heights, Hyatt Regency, Indian Lakes Resort, Four Season Ritz Carlton, Four Points by Sheraton, Amerisuites O'Hare, Wyndham Drake Hotel and Swissotel Chicago. Wonderful restaurants are distributed quite evenly around the city of Chicago. Different types of Cuisines are available. whether you are vegetarian or not, looking for Chinese or Italian, Chicago does not disappoint. Here are a few restaurants for you to choose from; Mirai, Buffalo Joe's, The Chicago Diner, Leo's Lunch Room, Mama's Fish and Chips, Lou Malnati's, Gino's East and Leona's. Chicago has the following major sports franchises based in the city. Chicago White Sox (Major League Baseball), Chicago Cubs (Major League Baseball), Chicago Bulls (National Basketball Association), Chicago Blackhawks (National Hockey League), Chicago Bears (National Football League) and Chicago Fire (Major League Soccer).
Chicago with it's population of about three million residents, has an established hotel industry, some of the finest in the state of Illinois. If traveling to Chicago you have a choice from the five top hotels in Chicago.
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