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Best Places to Watch NFL Games in Wicker Park

Now that the NFL season is upon us, you may be wondering where in Wicker Park y

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05
Jan

What’s On Tap At Holiday Jones?

A couple months ago Holiday Jones got its liquor license and started serving beer. It was the best news we had heard in a long time. Let’s take a look at what’s on tap at the Holiday Jones hostel this month. With each draft option we offer an empanada pairing from our 5411 Empanadas restaurant located   

31
Dec

Happy New Year From Holiday Jones

We wanted to wish all of our guests past, present and future a happy New Year! Enjoy yourself and be safe out there.   Keep on travelling   Sincerely, Holiday Jones

22
Dec

New Year’s Eve Parties in Chicago

New Year’s Eve in a big city like Chicago offers an unlimited number of activities and events. Concerts, huge parties, small parties, VIP parties, dinner parties, tea parties, whatever party you’re looking for it can be found somewhere in Chicago (most likely at a fancy hotel). You can always hang around in the hostel and   

30
Nov

December Concerts

We know it’s cold, but that doesn’t stop some of the best music acts from performing in Chicago. There are plenty of awesome Holiday Concerts this December, especially the many New Year’s Eve concerts throughout the city. Check out the hottest concerts in Chicago for December 2015.

20
Nov

What To Do In Chicago This Thanksgiving

There’s more than just a parade going on in Chicago for Thanksgiving. The entire week leading up to Thanksgiving has plenty of events and activities for all ages. If you find yourself in Chicago for Turkey day, check out the activities and events below. Shopping We’re not just talking about Black Friday. Stores all over   

09
Nov

BEST HOSTEL IN CHICAGO FOR COUPLES

The results are in, Urban Holiday Lofts & Holiday Jones have the highest ratings on Trip Advisor for guests that traveled as a couple and stayed at a Chicago Hostel. 55% of couples that stayed at Urban Holiday Lofts gave it a perfect score of 5 stars with Holiday Jones at a close second at   

02
Nov

Top 10 Most Instagramed Restaurants in Chicago

What better way to determine whether or not to go to a restaurant, than by seeing how many strangers take pictures of it’s food. If you think about it, it’s the ultimate form of flattery. Instead of diving right into a delicious meal you resist the urge to feel instant gratification and snap a picture of   

28
Oct

Best Chicago Themed Halloween Costumes

If you find yourself coming to Chicago Halloween weekend, why not take some time and get into the Halloween spirit?  Let’s take it a step further and get into the Chicago spirit. Mix these spirits together and you’ve got a fantastic Halloween weekend cocktail. We encourage all of our guests at the hostel to wear their   

15
Oct

BUDGET YOUR WEEKEND IN CHICAGO

It can be hard to save money when visiting Chicago on the weekend. Many of the special deals and promotions are for the weekdays when there aren’t as many tourist in the city. However, there are still plenty of ways to budget your visit to Chicago during the weekend.

06
Oct

Concerts in Chicago This October

This Fall in Chicago is a great time for concert goers. There are some heavy hitter visiting this month. Along with the heavy hitters are some fantastic indy acts that are worth checking out. Be sure to check out our Chicago Events page to find more activities going on in Chicago in October 2015.