Blog Archives: 2015



    Nov 2015

    What Is a CAF Docent?

    Wow, what a spectacular 2015 season! And a tremendous thank you to the stars of the show, the more than 100 Chicago Architecture Foundation-certified docents who led more than 2,000 river cruise tours this season. Their dedication and passion have led the Chicago...
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    Oct 2015

    Favorite Fall Recipes from Our Caterers

    Apples, pumpkins and ciders, oh my! Fall is undoubtedly one of our favorite foodie seasons. We asked our catering partners' chefs to share some of their favorite food and drink recipes for the fall season. Roasted Apple Sage Stuffed Pork...
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    Oct 2015

    Chicago Is Beautiful in the Fall

    Now that local schools and colleges are back in session, weekends become more valuable than ever before. But not everyone knows the tourism season in Chicago remains in session and there are many fantastic opportunities to see Chicago from the...
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    Sep 2015

    October Is All About Architecture

    Fall is a beautiful time to visit Chicago. And for architecture and design enthusiasts in particular, October is the ideal month experience one of the world’s greatest cities, thanks to several special architectural happenings. Even if architecture isn’t a t...
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    Mar 2015

    12 Breakfast Best Bets Near Dock

    Coffee, donuts and omelettes, oh my! Whether you are looking for a good spot to grab a pre-cruise coffee or want the full weekend brunch experience, see our recommendations for 12 delicious places for morning eats within walking distance from our...
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    Feb 2015

    15 Graduation Party Ideas

    For most, graduation represents one of the most significant accomplishments thus far in a young person's life. For high school graduates, graduation is a formal ritual separating childhood from adulthood and is a big step into their next chapter in...
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    Feb 2015

    We ❤ Architecture: Valentine’s Fun

    In our books, the ultimate date is a CAF River Cruise (of course). But since we aren’t on the water for Valentine’s Day, we’ve rounded up a handsome collection of architecture-themed Valentine’s dates to enjoy with your sp...
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