Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Lexington
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- Continental Breakfast
- Drycleaning onsite
- Tennis Court
- Heated pool
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
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Today, our second day of our travel across America, we stopped in Kentucky. Kentucky is also known as the " Bluegrass State." Kentucky is known for breeding horses, tobacco farms, fine bourbon, and the Kentucky Derby. We stopped in the Capital ...
... distillery, started in 1812. Steve, our Guide, was VERY passionate about his bourbon. In the storage area, we shared the "Angels Chair". The aroma of thousands of barrels of Bourbon in various stages of aging is quite amazing. Then, the tasting, followed by the mandatory stop in the gift shop to purchase a bottle (and some Bourbon Balls). NIce day. Texas Roadhouse next door to hotel. All good.
... bloodline. It's a beautiful farm with pristine paddocks and stables. On the tour we got to pet Orb the 2013 Kentucky Derby winner and Front War, who now has a stud fee of 150k! We also toured Woodland Bourbon Distelleries. Fascinating history back to 1825 and through prohibition. Learned that Bourbon is a whiskey but distilled in new charred oak barrels for 6-10 years. Tasted some of the fine nectar! And bought a bottle of the double ...
... didn't starch the bra!!! May 3 - Arrived New York and met up with Mal and Gail at the Marriott. All pretty tired after spending the entire day travelling. May 4 - Gail and I did a bit of shopping today at Macey's then met up with Mal for lunch. New York is such a mess there are road works on just about every street and even half of Times Square is ...
Apr 30 - Visited a training facility then to another beautiful Adena Springs stud farm. The properties here are really beautiful big iron gates with long drive to the main house which is typical of Southern mansion style. Spent a couple of hours at the Thoroughbred museum but you would need half a day to see it all. May 1. - We dressed up for The Oaks today, great weather but very ...