Kentucky Bluegrass Country Travel Guide
Plan Your Kentucky Bluegrass Country Vacation
Postcard views along America's superhighways are rare, but that's exactly what travelers zipping along Interstate Highways 64 and 75 in central Kentucky see. For many miles, the routes are bounded by rolling, fenced pastures of emerald green bluegrass where Kentucky's famous Thoroughbred racehorses graze. In the distance are the graceful outlines of owners' mansions—and the equally expensive equine residences. (Most barns in horse country are climate-controlled.)
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Horse Lovers: The world's greatest population density of pedigreed racehorses lives on more than 460 farms in the area surrounding Lexington... Read more
Springtime in the Kentucky Bluegrass is stunning. The pastures are deep green, bordered by blooming dogwoods and redbuds in all their white and... Read more
If you're here for 1 day: If your time is limited and you want a flavor of horse country, take one of the daylong van tours of horse farms and... Read more
The Horses: In many ways, Kentucky is the Horse capital of the World. Not only does it have the largest number of horse farms, it is also, of... Read more
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You may have your hat packed and mint juleps on the mind, but there's more to doing the epic Kentucky... Read more
We're still recovering from the first annual Bourbon Classic in Louisville that took us on distillery... Read more
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My husband and I had a fantastic weekend in KY. Read more