Get outside of Chicago and discover that there is so much more to Illinois than the Windy City. The state is full of stunning natural scenery, with everything from rolling hills, dense forests, and picturesque farming villages. Head over to the sparkling Lake Michigan to relax with a picnic, or check out the Mississippi River for a spot of hiking or boating. The state is full of old-fashioned charm, so don't miss out on the local corn dog stands or a freshly made pie. And history buffs will enjoy seeing the remains of the largest and urban settlement in the country prior to European settlers at the Cahokia Mounds State Historic State. And don't forget to book a unique vacation rental for your time in Illinois! There is something for every taste and budget, from antique log cabins, luxurious rentals, and much more!