Even if you're the most spontaneous traveler, it's still a wise idea to know a little about Gary before you go. Look it up on your map, jot down the attractions on offer and let the fun begin!
Gary lies 25 miles (40 kilometers) southeast of Chicago, a significant city.
At the most recent count, the population of this area of Northwest Indiana was 80,000.
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Got a taste for the finer things in life? Then spend your vacation in style at the Ameristar Casino Hotel East Chicago.
Alternatively, consider staying at the Motel 6 Hammond - Chicago Area. It's a wonderful choice if you're vacationing on a smaller budget.
Touching down at Midway International Airport (MDW)? After you've stepped off the plane and claimed your suitcase, the center of Gary will be only 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the southeast from here.
Thinking about taking a road trip during your stay in Gary? A rental car will no doubt be useful here. View some of the options on Travelocity, take your pick and start organizing your road trip playlist!
Collecting a vehicle at Midway International Airport means you'll be out of the cabin and on the road before you can say, "Taxi!" Two of the best outlets include Budget and Avis.
Just the sight of an open body of water can calm a worried mind. Head to Buffington Harbor and feel nature's impact wash over you.
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Satisfy your need for nature at Marquette Park. Bring a lunch, and spend some time breathing in the natural landscape.
And that's not all.
Majestic Star Casino offers its many visitors memorable evenings full of fun in a friendly atmosphere.
If you've seen the best offerings of Gary already, don't panic. You've actually got world-renowned attractions right on your doorstep! The Art Institute of Chicago entices visitors from all continents of the globe. Chicago, about 25 miles (40 kilometers) from Gary, is a convenient base when stopping by this unmissable attraction.
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