Naperville is a large city that's located 34 miles southwest of Chicago and anchors the I-88 technological corridor. It's an older city with its own historic village and downtown area, plus a public park complete with an old quarry for a swimming pool. Naperville has easy access to Chicago via the expressways, and is also a short distance from Northern Illinois University in DeKalb. Worried that hotels are expensive because of its prime location? Breathe easy as there are plenty of cheap hotels in Naperville, including the Sleep Inn Naperville and Stardust Motel
, which are close to everything that the region has to offer.