Cayman Airways are inviting everyone to visit Chicago, Illinois by offering seats from as low as US$208, a press release said.
Visit the Shedd Aquarium on Lake Shore Drive, the home to thousands of fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals and invertebrates.
Be sure to visit the exhibit that is close to home – the Grand Cayman Blue Iguana exhibit. Through this exhibit, guests will learn how they can help make a difference in savings these few remaining handfuls of lizards from extinction while getting a glimpse of the blue iguanas which are often sunning atop mounds of concrete under artificial light.
Visit the Wild Reef, Caribbean Reef, Amazon Rising and Oceanarium featuring North America’s most diverse display of sharks, Moray Eels, anacondas and pacific white-sided dolphins.
Sue, the world’s largest complete tyrannosaurus rex ever found, is waiting for you every day at the Field Museum. This world-renowned attraction provides an extraordinary experience for visitors of all ages. Not only does the Museum offer a fabulous view of Lake Michigan, but it will expand your horizons as it unveils the incredible diversity of life on our planet and bring you face to face with cultures from every place on Earth.
AIR & WATER SHOW
Attended by almost two million people, the Chicago Air & Water Show features the death-defying demonstrations of the United States’ Navy Blue Angels.
The lakefront quickly fills with spectators, eagerly anticipating the thrills of this largest-in-the-US display. This Show is not only the largest, but it is the oldest and will present routines by the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds and U.S. Army Parachute Team Golden Knights this year.
Labelled as one of the world’s premier aviation events, the show includes many civilian and military acts. This year’s show is hosting the AeroShell Aerobatic Team, Lima Lima Flight Team, Red Baron Pizza Squadron, Red Bull MIG Magic and Sean D. Tucker and Team Oracle.
On August 19 and 20, be sure to have the fabulous line-up of the 48th annual Chicago Air & Water Show on your vacation planner – the Chicago tradition with North Avenue Beach as the heart of event festivities is free!
TASTE OF CHICAGO
No need to fly around the globe to savour the flavour of the world’s cuisines, the 26th annual Taste of Chicago is your one-stop locale for an exotic feeding frenzy!
Every day of the food festival, which runs from 30 June through 9 July, more than 60 local restaurateurs set up shop to offer a delectable array of ethnic foods, Chicago specialties and family favourites at the world’s largest food festival held downtown Chicago in Grant Park.
There’s more than good eats at the festival. There are three stages of musical entertainment, cooking exhibitions by top chefs from Chicago and across the US, a magnificent Independence Eve fireworks display and an entertainment area just for kids.
From cheesecake to ribs, phad mee to tandoori, pizza to biscotti, there’s a way to everyone’s heart at the Taste of Chicago.
The sky’s the limit – 94 floors up! Experience the best views of Chicago and up to 80 miles away, atop a Chicago landmark from the Hancock Observatory.
The John Hancock Building in which the observatory is located is in the epicentre of Chicago’s leading shopping and entertainment ward – the Magnificent Mile.
The Hancock Observatory not only offers breathtaking views, but informative walking audio tours, an open-air view deck, historical exhibits and talking telescopes. Take home fabulous self-made souvenirs thanks to the observatory’s daring photo ops. 360° of Chicago await you at the Hancock Observatory.
Grand Cayman – Chicago
Flight – KX504, departs 3.30pm, arrives 7.25pm, Saturday. Offer effective through 9 September.
Flight – KX506, depart 6.50pm, arrives 10.45pm, Wednesday. Offer effective 28 June to 16 August
Chicago – Grand Cayman
Flight – KX 505, departs 9am, arrives 12.55pm, Sunday. Offer effective through 10 September
Flight – KX 507, departs 11.30am, arrives 3.25pm, Thursdays. Offer effective 29 June to 17 August.
Price is round-trip airfare only (does not include applicable taxes and surcharges). Some rules and restrictions apply – More information available upon reservation and ticketing.
Book your vacation with a mission to discover Chicago by visiting www.caymanairways.com, contacting Cayman Airways at 949-2311 or your travel agent.