North Park, Peterson Park, Budlong Woods, Hollywood Park
This quiet little area boasts Northeastern University & North Park College's ode to Swede culture is an embodiment of the neighborhood in general. Tre Kronor, the neighborhood's signature restaurant, is a Swedish diner that serves up some of the best quiche in town. Foster Avenue is decorated with authentic Swedish gift shops. And if you're looking for a bottle of glogg, it's never hard to find.
Besides its small town feel and Swedish influence, North Park also has an expansive green space at Peterson Park and the North Park Village Nature Center. In addition there is a 39 acre Gompers Park adjoining the Forest Preserve that leads to the newly extended bike/walking trail. The area also boasts the historical Bohemian National Cemetery and, to demonstrate its range, Brazilian-style desserts at Beijo de Chocolat.
North Park, Peterson Park, Budlong Woods, Hollywood Park Properties