Oh, sweet Lexington! This is the world's horse capital, the home of the University of Kentucky, and the place where you can embark on one of the world's best trails -- the Bourbon Trail. A true gem of the Bluegrass State, Lexington mixes great entertainment with important historical sites. You'll love this city whether you're a history buff, racetrack enthusiast, or lover of fine foods. Look for car rentals and hotels in Lexington today, since it's time to see what this Kentucky city has to offer.
Galloping Around Lexington
If you're here in the spring, summer, or fall, you should see a horse race at Keeneland; the atmosphere rivals that of any major sporting event. If you win a lot of money, feel free to splurge on a show at the Kentucky Theater, a tour of the world-renowned Kentucky Horse Park, or a visit to the Aviation Museum of Kentucky. Many of the best Lexington resorts are near the race track. Additionally, a University of Kentucky winter basketball game at Rupp Arena is an absolute blast. Sites like the Mary Todd Lincoln House and Ashland: the Henry Clay Estate are always packed with visitors. Raven Run Nature Sanctuary offers you a getaway if you need, while Hamburg Pavilion is where you can get your shopping fix. As you search for Lexington hotels, note the nearby attractions.
Eating and Drinking
Tour a nearby distillery, and sip on bourbon, or head to the heart of downtown, where you can enjoy everything from traditional Southern dishes and Kentucky barbecue to Mexican fare and Japanese cuisine. Top off your night at a bar with another glass of bourbon.
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