Lexington VacationsUnited States
Known as the "Horse Capital of the World" for its equestrian roots, Lexington maintains an urban growth boundary that prevents downtown growth from threatening its famed horse farms. It is home to the Kentucky Horse Park and Red Mile Race Course, but non-horse lovers can also enjoy this culturally rich …

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Reviews of Lexington

Steve DeAngelo
Steve DeAngeloMelbourne, Florida
14/01/2014

When I think of Lexington, I think of blue grass horse country, good food, courteous people, and the University of Kentucky which is the pride of Lexington. Lexington was a city before Kentucky was a state, and today Lexington's population has grown to just around 300,000.

Laura C.
Laura C.Philadelphia
04/09/2012

Fun city with an excellent BBQ scene. Oh and there are some very picturesque horse farms.

Laura Ricks
Laura RicksBerea, Kentucky
22/06/2012

The horses are beautiful and the farms are breath taking. The Fayette Mall is the best place to shop. There are many great places to eat very close to the mall.

Robert Thompson
Robert ThompsonGlasgow, Kentucky
01/07/2012

i grew up in this city over 38 yrs long time

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