Rest of Illinois

Rest of Illinois Travel Guide

Articles about Rest of Illinois

By Staff
By Suzanne Rowan Kelleher
By Wayne Curtis

Cheers to these small towns for great Main Streets, where you can admire architecture, sample the local flavor, and find a lost America.

By Alyssa Giacobbe
By Dani Shapiro
“I grew up in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and Route 66 was always a part of my life. But it wasn’t until I became an adult that I started to appreciate its history. When I moved to Los Angeles as a young actor, I used to drive back to Oklahoma on I-40 becaus...

Hotels in Rest of Illinois

Perched high on a bluff, the rustic lodge has a range of accommodations, from hotel-style rooms to cabins in the woods. Unwind at the indoor pool and sauna after exploring the area’s canyons, trails, and waterfalls.

Restaurants in Rest of Illinois

Grab charbroiled burgers at the Lincoln-Douglas Café, where everything is homemade.

Things to do in Rest of Illinois

Kids visit Mrs. Lincoln’s Attic for dress-up and period-reminiscent play.