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Helpful Tips for Traveling During the Holidays

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We know traveling during the holidays can be stressful, so we’ve come up with a few tips for traveling during the holidays, so you don’t have a meltdown!   As always…plan ahead One of the best ways to avoid the stress of holiday travel is to always plan ahead. Make alternative trip plans if traffic […]

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Lexington, KY Holiday Events

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Planning a holiday vacation? Why not come to Lexington, KY? Lucky for you there are many things to do this holiday season, from Christmas parades to the ghosts of Christmas past! Read here for our favorite Lexington, KY holiday events.   Southern Lights at the Kentucky Horse Park Every holiday season the Kentucky Horse Park […]

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Historic Homes in Lexington, KY

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Lexington comes with it a long and important history. Known as the “Athens of the West” its founding is congruent with the founding of our nation. The town’s history can be traced back to 1775, becoming one of the first permanent settlements on the frontier. Explore Lexington’s rich history during your stay by checking out […]

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Your Guide to the Fall Meet at Keeneland 2018

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As one of the richest and most prestigious races meets of the year, Keeneland’s Fall Meet draws in remarkable horses and the sport’s top jockeys to compete for the sport’s highest accolades.  The Fall Meet will show many top contenders seeking the Breeders’ Cup at Churchill Downs. What you need to know There are scheduled […]

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Your Weekend Guide to Downtown Lexington, KY

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Lexington, KY, better known as “the city in the park” due to its central location amongst the countryside and horse farms, the vibrant scene of downtown Lexington is one that adds to its nickname. With a charming mixture of shops, restaurants, sightseeing, and historical landmarks it is no wonder this city is so proud of […]

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Best Places to See Fall Foliage in Lexington, KY

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It’s that time of year again when the cooler weather makes you grab for a sweater, everything is pumpkin flavored, and the leaf peepers are out in full force. Enjoy historic charm and the colorful countryside during your stay and visit these places to see the fall foliage in Lexington, KY.   Take a drive […]

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Top 10 Free Things to do in Lexington, KY

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Who says a vacation should cost you a lot? Discover all the free things to do in Lexington, KY and save your dollars while having fun. Admire the Kentucky tradition of bourbon making at Buffalo Trace with their free tours. This highly acclaimed historic distillery is top notch, offering six different tours that are all […]

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Your Guide to Game Day at University of Kentucky

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There are many things to do in Lexington and with the University of Kentucky located in the heart of the city, heading to a football game or a basketball game to cheer on the Wildcats is a spirited event that should be added to your Lexington travel itinerary. So, whether you’re here to see a […]

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Lexington, KY Travel Guide

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Named as one of the top destinations on the rise, Lexington, KY is quickly becoming a travel destination for many. From the culinary scene to the horse tracks, Lexington, KY offers a wide variety of activities to keep you busy. Whether you are staying for a short weekend or an extended stay, read here for […]

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Top Horse Attractions in Lexington, KY

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Lexington, KY is known for many things; its bourbon, bluegrass, up and coming food scene and of course its horses. Known as the “Horse Capital of the World”, horse attractions in Lexington, KY are among the most popular things to do in Lexington. Read here for our top picks on how to explore horse country! […]

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