In Belize, Kentuckian Gary Garth finds common ground with a native, in the topics of fishing and basketball Read more

Field Notes

Meet the chefs that make Kentucky State Parks' dining experiences deliciously memorable Read more


Wilderness Road Guest Houses in Stanford preserve old memories, while their guests make new ones Read more



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Bourbon lore enjoys a spirited revival at the Bulleit Experience at Stitzel-Weller Distillery Read more


Join Kentucky Monthly for a free, magical evening in a garden wonderland: Yew Dell Gardens! Read more

News & Contests

Kentucky State Parks’ annual scavenger hunt puts families on the path to adventure Read more


Angkor Hospital for Children

Photo courtesy of Angkor Hospital for Children.

A visit with a Kentucky physician working in Cambodia is cause for reflection and gratitude. Read more

120 Eats

For 28 years, Bardstown coachman Jonesie has been making spirits bright. Read more


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Photo by Phyllis Russell

Blooms shine along the Paducah Dogwood Trail Read more

Places 2 Comments


Bourbon isn't the only libation worthy of its own tourism trail and celebratory events. The craft beer movement is burgeoning in Kentucky. Read more


In the 1870s, tiny Bracken County was the nation’s leading wine producer, squeezing more than 30,000 gallons annually. At the center of the enterprise was Abraham Baker Jr., who, prior to 1853, built what is today the Baker-Bird Winery. Read more


Housed in a courthouse building that was constructed in 1899, the Rowan County Arts Center serves the community as a base of artistic activity. Read more


Kentucky college students study abroad and become citizens of the world. Read more

Education 1 Comments

Just in time for Valentine's Day, Kentucky's bed & breakfasts are offering specials on romantic getaways. Read more


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Photo by Faye Lowe

Stick Around, Winter

I’m loving our Kentucky winter, although the temps should be a bit lower, and I’d like to see more snow. Read more

Jan 9, 2013 2:03 PM Between the Pages

Taylorsville's Edgewater Resort gives visitors a do-over with its Reboot Retreat. You can transform your stress-filled, debt-burdened, high-fat eating lives within five days along the shores of the Spencer County lake. Read more