Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Emirates Airlines recently announced that the international airline is launching non-stop, daily service from Dubai to O'Hare International Airport beginning August 5, 2014. The new service between these two major global trade and transportation hubs is estimated at an annual economic impact of $200 million.
The 16-story Godfrey Hotel Chicago opened in the River North neighborhood. The mid-luxury, boutique hotel from Oxford Hotels & Resorts stands out due to its dynamic architectural features, as well as its elite amenities. It claims the largest indoor-outdoor patio in all of Chicago, measuring 15,000 square feet and a retractable wall-to-ceiling roof that can be enjoyed all year long. The 221-room hotel also features an onsite restaurant and a spa, as well as a number of large meeting rooms for special events and conferences.
Moonlight Studios offers a new event and studio production space in Chicago. Its open floor plan, lofted ceilings and unique architectural features make it an ideal location for events, special occasions and more. Located in the West Loop, the 15,000-foot studio offers a unique and versatile space and includes a 6,000-square-foot open studio, 4,000 square feet of gallery space, a 1,500-square-foot production office, as well as pre-function, prep and green room areas.
Next time you're flying out from O'Hare International Airport, you might want to give yourself a little extra time: O'Hare welcomed its first spas Terminal Getaway Spa in Terminals 1 and 3, as well as a Brooks Brothers in Terminal 3 near Gate H3.