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“Lexington is the perfect college town. My experience was amazing, from football, to campus, to Keeneland, to downtown. It’s not too big and not too small. It is just perfect.”

UK All-American Jacob Tamme, now with the Denver Broncos

Downtown Lexington

Did you know?

■ Lexington is located in the heart of Kentucky’s Bluegrass Region and is called the “Horse Capital of the World.”

■ Featuring the largest mall in the state (Fayette Mall), Lexington boasts dozens of national chain stores as well as numerous boutique and specialty stores.

■ Situated at the intersection of I-75 an I-64, Lexington is just over an hour away from both Louisville and Cincinnati and approximately three hours from Indianapolis, Nashville and Knoxville.

■ Lexington has been ranked as one of the top five “Best Cities” by Parenting magazine and one the nation’s top five college sports towns by Forbes magazine.

■ Lexington is accessible by air with approximately 100 direct and nonstop flights originating from Blue Grass Airport (LEX).

For more about Lexington, go to visitlex.com