Category Archives: Kentucky History

Visit Harrodsburg, Kentucky’s Oldest Town

May 30, 2018 by B&B Association of Kentucky

Visit the town of Harrodsburg in KentuckyOne of the most popular regions to visit in Kentucky is the Bluegrass heart of the state, near the city of Lexington.  Here, there are an unbelievable number of interesting things to do and see. Kentucky’s bluegrass region is home to beautiful thoroughbred racehorse farms, and classic Keeneland Race Track, Lexington’s historic sites, Berea’s vibrant folk arts & crafts culture, Bourbon distilleries, Kentucky’s oldest outdoor theatre, and so much more. In addition to all of the above, you’ll also find the historic town of Harrodsburg, known as Kentucky’s first settlement and oldest town. We invite you to browse the member bed & breakfasts of the Kentucky Bluegrass Region and choose from their unique selection of lodging for the duration of your stay. You won’t find better hospitality anywhere else.

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Get Haunted, and Go Ghost Hunting in Kentucky

October 1, 2017 by B&B Association of Kentucky

Haunted Destinations and Ghost Tours in KentuckySo far, it’s been an extraordinary fall in the colorful state of Kentucky. Everywhere we turn, the colorful autumnal hues of fall are on full display.  It’s a wonderful time to be outside, with one adventure after another calling you to this rugged state.  But, there’s more to Kentucky than pretty fall colors and great outdoor adventures. Do you believe in ghosts? There’s a spooky side to Kentucky’s history, and this fall is a wonderful time to go on a haunted adventure. Kentucky Bed and Breakfasts make the perfect home base for haunted adventures in Kentucky.  Find an Inn, and book your room today.

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Tour Kentucky’s Civil War Battlefields

August 28, 2017 by B&B Association of Kentucky

Civil War Battlefields in KentuckyIt’s hard to believe, but we’re wrapping up what has been another spectacular summer in The Bluegrass State.  It’s been a summer filled with fantastic guests and incredible adventures for the Bed and Breakfasts of Kentucky.  Whether time was spent hiking, fishing, boating, caving, and just generally exploring, Kentucky’s wild and spirited personality has come shining through each and every moment we’ve shared with our guests.  Though we are definitely looking forward to the colorful fall months that are on our horizon, there’s still plenty of time to enjoy these final days of summer.  Perhaps you’ve always wanted to discover Kentucky’s fascinating Civil War history?  The weather is still great, and there are many upcoming events happening across the state in Kentucky. Take advantage of our Bed and Breakfasts located around the state, and plan that trip to the Civil War Battlefields of Kentucky.

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Discover the Trails and Scenic Byways of Kentucky

July 13, 2017 by B&B Association of Kentucky

Scenic Byways and Trails Through KentuckyThe development of trails and scenic byways is growing trend in the travel industry.  Generally speaking, trails in this sense are destinations in a particular area that serve as wonderful travel destinations.  Starting your vacation in trail towns is a great way to design your own adventure, hitting the attractions along the way that most interest you.  As you go, feel free to venture off the trail to enjoy the scenery, services, and heritage of the nearby communities, each of which offers their own slice of southern charm and character. In Kentucky, there are several wonderful trails and scenic byways to explore. Finding lodging couldn’t be easier, thanks to our convenient property search for Kentucky Bed and Breakfasts and Inns.  Plot out your route through Kentucky’s top trails, and make reservations at the nearest Kentucky Bed and Breakfast we can have a room waiting for you.  Our member Inns offer a variety of properties, each with one thing in common: Unbeatable Southern hospitality.

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Top Historic Attractions in Kentucky

January 16, 2017 by B&B Association of Kentucky

Historic Attractions in KentuckyThe state of Kentucky is teeming with history around every corner.  Historic attractions include gems like Abraham Lincoln’s Birthplace, Civil War Forts and Battlefields, and the Legendary Trail of Tears.  Dig a little deeper in the history of Kentucky, and you’ll find Appalachian Festivals, Coal Field Culture, extraordinary trail towns, and a variety of interesting monuments and museums along the way.  There is no way to see the many historic attractions Kentucky has to offer in one trip, but it’s a new year.  Why not get started now?  Stay at one of our member Bed and Breakfasts this year, and start exploring the incredible tapestry of history woven into daily life in beautiful Kentucky.

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