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31. Old Bardstown Village: A recreation of a historic frontier village. There are also a few other exhibits in the area including a Civil War ...  
32. Old Talbott Tavern: A very old tavern with historic roots, the Old Talbot has been feeding and intoxicating travelers since the 1700s w...  
33. Kreso's: A dining establishment located in an old movie theater. Much of the old movie theater has been preserved by the cur...  
34. My Old Kentucky Dinner Train: have dinner on an old train, built in the late 1940s, while touring the countryside for a few hours; sometimes they...  
35. Ghost Hunter Shop: The only ghost-hunting ship in Kentucky; they offer ghost tours and lore in Bardstown.  
36. Heaven Hill Distilleries: A "Bourbon Heritage Center" that traces the historical roots of bourbon and whiskey in pioneer times.  
37. Kentucky Breakfast: A breakfast that incorporates bourbon, or is comprised of bourbon.  
38. Woodford Reserve Distillery: This is where they distill the Woodford Reserve Bourbon. The tour costs $5 and is well worth it. Very picturesque d...
39. Joseph-Beth Booksellers
40. Creekers: Nickname for residents of Wallins Creek  
41. Silas Harlan: Silas Harlan was a pioneer and military leader. Harlan County, where Wallins Creek resides, was named in his honor.  
42. Five Star Development: Five Star Development, Inc. has designed and built single and multi-family homes, commercial buildings, churches an...  
43. Artist Relocation Program: A program started in 2000 to give artists financial incentive to move to downtown Paducah, and to have a vested int...  
44. Quilt City USA: The American Quilter's Society's museum is located in Paducah, and the organization holds its annual event here. Al...  
45. Mammoth Cave: Part of a national park by the same name, the Mammoth Cave is the longest cave in the world with over 365 miles of ...  
 
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An adjective used to describe something that is Wisconsin-like, or a noun that simply means Wisconsinite. Wisconsinites are often called "Sconnies" outside of the state. The word is now gaining traction within Wisconsin as well, largely the result of the company "Sconnie Nation" that was founded by two UW-Madison students in their Lakeshore dorm room.

Hamburger meat/ground beef

Nickname for the city's award-winning daily newspaper, the Providence Journal. This paper holds the distinction of being the oldest continuously published daily in the U.S., having been started in 1829.

Bauble, trinket. Usually used when describing the items tourists buy in Times Square to remind them of their trip to NYC. Also known as schlock or kitsch.

A reference to Scottsdale's "upper-crusty" atmosphere.