Travel Blogs from Lexington, United States

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Tuesday 3 June, Lexington, United States travel blog

Tuesday 3 June

A travel blog entry by manningnz

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...   We got going early as we had a big drive today.  We were heading for a small town called Midway, near Lexington, Kentucky where some good friends of Caroline's family live. The main reason for dashing up here was that Caroline's parents had ...

Wednesday 4 June, Lexington, United States travel blog

Wednesday 4 June

A travel blog entry by manningnz

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Wednesday 4th June   Re-organise, tidy and planning day. Steve fixed a few things in and around the van in the oppressive heat while Caroline did a load or two of washing and vacuumed. Granny and the kids wandered into town for a break and to do ...

It's a Wrap, Lexington, United States travel blog

It's a Wrap

A travel blog entry by thespeck

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I am home, what else do you want me to say? Just kidding, the trip has been great, Nathan drove the entire way today. The only real stops were for lunch at about 2pm near Mammoth Cave. First we stopped at the Cave Winery and found that we were an hour ...

Riding solo in Thailand, Lexington, United States travel blog

Riding solo in Thailand

A travel blog entry by cindyflorez

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... a man. Not like the demanding western men we know....Good Guys!!..... There are no road rules here in Thailand, anything goes. In the States, I would have been ticketed enough for them to pull my license for life. Always heads up! Cars in CM I believe ...

Books, Horses, & Food, Lexington, United States travel blog

Books, Horses, & Food

A travel blog entry by christenson

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... of a triangle with a unique water feature backdrop.    A quick pass of Rupp arena later, we spent a little time at the Lexington Visitor's Center. If you love brochures, and we do, this is the place for you. It is also a great place to get free ...

A little Backstory, Lexington, United States travel blog

A little Backstory

A travel blog entry by thespeck

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... to free himself up and is being joined by our mutual friend from high school, Tyler. It has been decided that we will leave Lexington on the night of 4/9 and I will do the lion's share of the drive in the dark while everyone else sleeps. We will likely ...

Our Home, Lexington, United States travel blog

Our Home

A travel blog entry by christenson

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... our suspicions were correct, we were staying in a barn! Cornerstone Farm is a working horse farm in the countryside of Lexington, Kentucky. It is a beautiful little farm. There are two barns on the property, one main barn for boarding horses, which ...

Planning a bank heist has to be simpler than this., Lexington, United States travel blog

Planning a bank heist has to be simpler than this.

A travel blog entry by dalivancasso

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... sights I hope to encounter and the new compatriots I expect to make, I must confess I am thrilled to be away from Lexington for three weeks if only to avoid the hellacious traffic and gesture-happy drivers these days.  I shall truly miss my family ...

Confederate History 101, Lexington, United States travel blog

Confederate History 101

A travel blog entry by marcelo.heather

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... living in Buena Vista and he took us out on one of his ghost tours, telling us the local ghost stories which was great fun. Lexington actually has a ghost cam constantly filming because of the high number of ghost encounters experienced in the town.  ...

Christmas Eve, Lexington, United States travel blog

Christmas Eve

A travel blog entry by thespeck

There is not much to say about this day, Speck was up 4th, but that was due to Ryan leaving early and Joe and Denise knocking out some work early in the day. Caroline made it downstairs by 9:30 and breakfast was served: mexican style scrambled eggs, ...

Chocolates, Plantation, and Kicks, Lexington, United States travel blog

Chocolates, Plantation, and Kicks

A travel blog entry by christenson

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After breakfast dishes were washed and hair was braided we packed up the HHR and drove to one of the attractions we had been waiting for: Old Kentucky Chocolates. The storefront was unassuming, located in a strip mall. Once we walked through the glass it ...

Explorium & Crematorium, Lexington, United States travel blog

Explorium & Crematorium

A travel blog entry by christenson

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... at home and then took our supper directions from Guy Fieri once again. We traveled south on Circle Road to eat Lexington barbecue. J. J. McBrewsters has a selection of homemade BBQ sauces. All tasted wonderful on both the pulled pork and mutton; and Anna ...

Lexington’s Lesser Known Secrets, Lexington, United States travel blog

Lexington’s Lesser Known Secrets

A travel blog entry by christenson

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... most famous, if not addicting, beverage is suitable for all ages, and made in a small warehouse twenty miles southeast of Lexington in Winchester, KY. Nearly a hundred years ago, a small businessman fought Coca-Cola for the right to make a cola flavored ...

The Shaker Village, Lexington, United States travel blog

The Shaker Village

A travel blog entry by 29-ford-model-a

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It's Wednesday and the group decided to get up early and get the Model A's on the road and what a beautiful morning!!  The air is crisp and cool--just a joy to be out!!  Dale was up late the night before mapping out a scenic route and he found ...

Kentucky....Wow!, Lexington, United States travel blog

Kentucky....Wow!

A travel blog entry by 29-ford-model-a

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... nbsp;              We traveled a Scenic Byway from Harrodsburg to Lexington...down into the Kentucky river valley and then climbed back out all the time twisting and turning along some of ...

"Here once the embattled farmers stood" - Emerson

A travel blog entry by mefox13

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... ahead of the British troops to alert the leaders of the revolution and local militias.  Shortly after the sun rose in Lexington, British troops encountered a group of militia.  No one knows who fired the first shot, but the British opened fire ...

Let it SNOW, Lexington, United States travel blog

Let it SNOW

A travel blog entry by thespeck

... outside was frightful, a cruise would be so delightful, getting on the road to go, let it snow, let it snow, LET IT SNOW! Lexington was a disgusting 27 degrees as I left work and came home to load the car. Thats right I worked a full shift (the overnight ...

Here's where the story ends, Lexington, United States travel blog

Here's where the story ends

A travel blog entry by dalivancasso

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`Wake up, Mary dear!' said her Kermit; `Why, what a long sleep you've had!' `Oh, I've had such a curious dream!' said Mary, and she told Kermit and Yoda of all the silliness and oddities she had seen in her trip. As she spoke, she found herself falling ...

An arena in Kentucky to a kitchen of West Africa, Lexington, United States travel blog

An arena in Kentucky to a kitchen of West Africa

A travel blog entry by christenson

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... motto. So we were off to find our Ice Cream Theme for the day: Homemade Monday. We stopped at Sav’s Chill in downtown Lexington and got our second fun surprise. We were waited on by Sav himself. It turns out he doesn’t make the ice cream ...

Parting is such sweet sorrow... or not, Lexington, United States travel blog

Parting is such sweet sorrow... or not

A travel blog entry by travelorunravel

Well, it's 7:23 pm, sitting here watching Benson and Stabler capture sex offenders.  Haven't really finished packing yet (surprise, surprise), but here I sit. I'm getting a little anxious about all this, considering we don't know how to get around a ...

Horsing around!, Lexington, United States travel blog

Horsing around!

A travel blog entry by 29-ford-model-a

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Today we and our Model A friends spent the morning and early afternoon visiting area horse farms and Keeneland, which includes a Thoroughbred horse racing facility and a sales complex.   We hired a tour guide with a large van capable of hauling ...

Kentucky is famous for... Horses and Hot Browns, Lexington, United States travel blog

Kentucky is famous for... Horses and Hot Browns

A travel blog entry by christenson

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... the proximity of the Mason/Dixon line…. Finding a spot that serves traditional ice cream sundaes seemed out of reach. Although Lexington boasts an over-abundance of self-serve Fro-yo places, this was not what we desired. After a frustrating search, ...

Travel Day one, and so it begins, Lexington, United States travel blog

Travel Day one, and so it begins

A travel blog entry by awilkymacky

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... . We stopped by the Keenland racetracks as well for a quick outdoor outing because we were pretty early for the non-crowded Lexington airport. Although the salutations were tough, this is my time to grow and develop as an individual...and don't worry, Ill ...

The Appalachians, Lexington, United States travel blog

The Appalachians

A travel blog entry by salandrich

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... night in a less than splendid motel in the middle of nowhere (Tuggle Gap to be precise). We are now in the lovely historic town of Lexington, which you will hear about another day. Motel is new and has a very nice pool, which is where R is right now, and ...

Asheville-Here We Come, Lexington, United States travel blog

Asheville-Here We Come

A travel blog entry by hdrk53

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28Aug08-We made it to the Microtel Inn at Lexington, KY.  We are about 4 hours away from the cabin in the mountains at Asheville.  We had some excitement on the way here.  As you can see by the pictures... NO NO NO- that is not our ...

Love! Love! Love!, Lexington, United States travel blog

Love! Love! Love!

A travel blog entry by 29-ford-model-a

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I am in LOVE!!!! (now I have 2 loves!)  We are staying at the Hyatt Regency Lexington and what a bed!!  My back and neck haven't felt this good since I don't know when.  I ran down to the front desk and asked them about the bed and found ...

Feb 15, 2014, Lexington, United States travel blog

Feb 15, 2014

A travel blog entry by thespeck

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Engine change day, Lexington, United States travel blog

Engine change day

A travel blog entry by 29-ford-model-a

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... . The place we had lunch was pretty cool...there was a restored antique bar taken from the oldest/first bar in Lexington...I found the design facinating.  We attended the welcome banquet with our travel group. The Moran Brothers played Blue ...

Leaving Roanoke, Lexington, United States travel blog

Leaving Roanoke

A travel blog entry by eyeride

... to chat with him as we cycled towards our final hill at Vesuvius, and Skip made sure we kept up a fast pace. We found a motel in Lexington, a city at the base of the hill to stay at for the night as we'll need all the energy we can get as tomorrow is ...

Round and about..., Lexington, United States travel blog

Round and about...

A travel blog entry by malbet

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... to time encountered the odd snake; well not to disappoint we saw this chap on a walk beside the Maury river that runs through Lexington. After a good deal of research we decided that he is a Northern racer, but he may well have been a King snake. ...

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