2017 Gift Guide: Travel

If there’s a greater gift than a brand-new adventure, we don’t know what it is. Whether you treat yourself, your partner, or the whole family, each of these trips holds the promise of an unforgettable time. Visit a New City Block out a couple days to road-trip to a nearby city for a weekend of

6 Ski Resorts 3 Hours or Less From Chicago (Devil's Head Resort)

Photo courtesy of Devil's Head Resort.

A ski slope in your own backyard? Total pipe dream. A mountain within driving distance? Start packing up the car — each of these five wintry wonderlands is within three short hours of Chicago. Wilmot Mountain Wilmot, Wisconsin (Drive time from Chicago: 90 minutes)   Wilmot has been a destination for family skiing, snowboarding, and