“Octagon Hall” Franklin Ky.

If you Love Ghosts Stories and Haunted Places, you must visit Octagon Hall.  This house has been investigated by many reputable Ghost Hunters who have documented many apparitions  and disturbances. Octagon Hall was used heavily during the Civil War, Mr. Caldwell, a very active pro-Confederate, finished building the home in 1859 just prior to the Civil War.  His brother was …

Karin Barry“Octagon Hall” Franklin Ky.

“Highland Lake Inn & Resort”

Highland Lake Inn & Resort  Flat Rock, North Carolina Went to visit Highland Lake Resorts to check out area for renting cabins and cottages in the North Carolina Mountains. What a beautiful area and lots to do, Fishing, Canoes, Kayaks, Paddle-boats, Outdoor Pool, Tennis Courts and Bicycles. We enjoyed walking around and checking out their Herb Gardens.  The Herbs and …

Karin Barry“Highland Lake Inn & Resort”

“The Antique Store of Lexington”

This Antique Mall has lots of Furniture, Glassware, Old Tins and  Collectibles. We had a lot of fun shopping there, found some great treasures and of course plenty of items related to horse racing.   Click here to visit web site

Karin Barry“The Antique Store of Lexington”

“White Hall Mansion” Richmond Kentucky

Nestled in rolling farmlands of Richmond Kentucky stands White Hall.  The home was built in the late 1700’s with a major addition constructed in the 1860’s. A Wonderful Historical Home, Full of History. We really enjoyed the tour a must see!!!   Click here to visit web site

Karin Barry“White Hall Mansion” Richmond Kentucky

Ohio Valley Antique Mall

In Fairfield Ohio, just outside Cincinnati area is one of Ohio’s largest Antique Malls.  The 6500 square foot mall has over 340 booths . We enjoyed visiting the store and found some wonderful collectible items.   Click here to visit web site

Karin BarryOhio Valley Antique Mall

Biltmore Estates and Winery

We had a wonderful time touring Biltmore Mansion and Gardens ! Also visited the Winery, did some wine tasting then had a nice lunch at Cedric’s Tavern. Oh! by the way pickles were served with our lunch and they were absolutely wonderful, which Cedric’s make themselves!! We had a wonderful Salmon and Steak dinner at Stone Ridge Tavern located off …

Karin BarryBiltmore Estates and Winery

Equus Run Winery

Just outside Lexington, Kentucky is a wonderful Winery. Click here to visit their website.  

Karin BarryEquus Run Winery

Kentucky Horse Park – Lexington, KY

A Must See Stop in Eastern Kentucky We recently took a visit to this beautiful destination located in Lexington Kentucky.  The Kentucky Horse Park is a lovely place to take in the views and admire the horses.  They perform shows daily and even offer horseback riding. Learn more about the Kentucky Horse Park at their website.  Click Here!  How to …

cgbarry92Kentucky Horse Park – Lexington, KY