|Local draught beer||$1.63|
|Apartment (3 bedrooms) outside of centre||$1 500.00|
|Imported beer at restaurant||$4.00|
|Fitness club, monthly fee for 1 adult||$100.00|
|Combo meal at McDonalds||$5.90|
For an interesting place to go that might just feel a bit European why not try Rockford. Located in Illinois Rockford is also known as the City of the Forest for its beautiful woodland surroundings. The cheap flights to Rockford are waiting so pack your bags and start planning that special weekend.
Rockford has a number of interesting places to see. You might even like to stay at one of the most historic hotels which is the Faust Hotel with its many art deco fixtures and fittings. It is also the tallest building in Rockford. The Anderson Japanese Gardens are another delight and are known as the best of their kind in the USA. Rockford is renowned for its ethnic Swedish community and this culture is evident throughout the city. One of the most interesting places to visit here is the Lake Peterson House. The Tinker Swiss Cottage Museum is another insight into European lifestyles and the nineteenth century here. Another interesting place is the Midway Village Museum which is a Victorian settlement. Flighthub has the best deals to Rockford and is worth looking at for that bargain vacation.
Rockford is also known as a destination for outdoor activities and so there are lots of walking trails and winter sports here. The area around the Kishwaukee River valley is especially good for kayaking and also for fishing. In winter the skiing and snowshoeing in this area attracts lots of visitors to Rockford and Illinois. There are lots of golf courses here too especially around the Winnebago County Forest Preserve District and the Rockford Park District. Cheap flights to Rockford are with getting at any time of the year and are ideal for families.
In Rockford there are some lovely restaurants which are ideal after a day of outdoor activities. Look out for Swedish specialties on the menus, and there is a lot of regional food too. Why not try locally brewed beer and toast a successful vacation in Rockford.