Read on to see what Bottle Rocket Media’s Director of Marketing, Tamika Carlton, says is one of her favorite places to frequent in Chicago.

If you’re wondering what it’s like living in Chicago, look no further. Famous for its culinary delights like the Chicago-style hot dog and deep-dish pizza, the Windy City has something to offer anyone. Did you recently buy a house or move into an apartment in Chicago? There may be hidden gems waiting to be discovered right outside your door. We’ve gathered city locals to share their favorite hotspots and hidden gems in Chicago that you won’t want to miss. Stop by one of the most diverse areas in Albany Park, or wander around West Ridge for an array of parks and green spaces. There’s something to do on every corner of Chicago – you just have to start exploring.

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