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Boystown, Chicago

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#9 of 15 in Neighborhoods in Chicago
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  • I had been in Boystown many times back in the early 2000s when I traveled frequently to Chicago but it had been over 10 years since I'd returned and I was pleasantly surprised at how much nightlife th...  more »
  • I love the name - a very literal description of Chicago's main gay area centered around N Halsted. Boystown represents a congregation of gay bars, restaurants, shops and cafes and reminded me of Soho ...  more »
  • Boystown is a very open and friendly area. Its is safe for all, families with children, couples and singles are all welcome. Many things are within walking distance or a short bus ride. The area is fu...  more »

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