Destination Illinois: There’s plenty to see within a hundred miles of Chicago along Route 66

Destination Illinois

The Route 66 Begin sign on Adams Street in Downtown Chicago
(Photo courtesy of Jack Gerfen)

This week’s Destination Illinois is a collection of destinations, all along historic U.S. Route 66. Ryan Searl, Brand Ambassador for The First Hundred Miles joins Steve Bertrand on Chicago Afternoon News to offer some suggestions for planning a trip along Route 66 from Chicago.

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