Kentucky is a mideastern state of the United States. Its state capital is Frankfort. Attractions include horse racing and beautiful lakes. Kentucky is also culturally part of the American South.

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Lexington is the second largest city in Kentucky, located in the Bluegrass Region.

Louisville is the largest city in Kentucky, with about one and a quarter million people living in the metro area.

Frankfort is the capital of Kentucky. A small city of about 25,000 residents, it is in the Bluegrass Region about 50 miles from the state's largest city of Louisville and 25 miles from Lexington.

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Kentucky Derby Region is Kentucky's most famous and most visited region, home to the state's biggest city, Louisville, and of course, the world famous Kentucky Derby.

The Bluegrass Region is perhaps Kentucky's most famous region, if not its most visited.

Kentucky's Caves and Lakes region is centered around Bowling Green, Ketucky's third largest city, and home to the world's largest cave system—Mammoth Cave.

Kentucky's Western Waterlands region is at the western edge of the state, and is home to popular outdoor recreation areas around Kentucky Lake, Lake Barkley and Land Between the Lakes.

Kentucky's Northern Ohio River Region lies along the state border on the Ohio River with Ohio.

Daniel Boone Country is Kentucky's southeasternmost region, along the Appalachian border with Virginia and Tennessee.

Kentucky's Western Coal Fields is bluegrass country of a whole different nature—a banjo picking nature, that is.

Kentucky's Southern Lakes region is in the middle of the state's southern border with Tennessee, and is home to Lake Cumberland.

Kentucky Appalachians is the region where Kentucky, a proud country state, gets country.

The Daniel Boone National Forest is a national forest in Kentucky. The Daniel Boone National Forest stretches over 708,000 acres of land in eastern Kentucky Created on February 23, 1937 as the Cumberland National Forest.

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