Welcome to South Chicago! Before you hit the tarmac, it's a good idea to learn some basic facts about the place. So once you organize a rental car, straighten out your map, grab a marker and listen up.
The neighborhood of South Chicago is just 10 miles southeast of the downtown area of Chicago.
While there are lots of terrific people in South Chicago, don't forget to head out in your rental car and get to know some of the locals who reside in the surrounding areas. Approximately 2,700,000 people call Chicago their home.
Make the short journey out of the heart of the neighborhood and spend an afternoon exploring the Bronzeville Children's Museum and the South Shore Golf Course. Once you've marked them off your to-do list, steer that car in the direction of Calumet Park.
Make sure you visit Cheltenham and Calumet Heights when you're here. Allow yourself plenty of time to explore — there's a lot to keep you entertained. Cheltenham is found 0.6 miles away, while Calumet Heights is 1 mile.