Step Out into Nature at Spring Valley

Field of day lillies at a wildlife preserve in Spring Valley, Illinois

Now that spring has officially arrived, it’s a great time to venture out and connect with nature. Just a little over eight miles away from Carol Stream Crossing is a place where you can delight in all that nature has to offer. The place is called Spring Valley, and it’s full of trails, flora, fauna, […]

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Spend a Fun-filled Day at the Arlington Heights Historical Museum

Mature man with glasses reading antique books in a library. Behind his back view. Librarian or book archive worker.

Not far from Carol Stream Crossing is a fascinating museum complex that takes everyone back in time. It’s the perfect place to take out of town guests or anyone interested in local history. We’re talking about the Arlington Heights Historical Museum, which is dedicated to collecting, preserving, and celebrating the historical heritage of Arlington Heights. Highlights include: Frederick […]

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Take a Stroll Through Downtown Lisle

Across the street shot of a building in downtown Lisle

Downtown Lisle is a scenic pedestrian-friendly retail and dining district featuring a prairie style landscape inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright. It’s an easy drive from Carol Stream Crossing Apartments, and highlights include: Flowers of Lisle Established in 1972, Flowers of Lisle is the oldest florist in the city. It features four designers who specialize in traditional, contemporary […]

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