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One of many scenic streets in Bardstown, Kentucky
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Bardstown was named the “Most Beautiful Small Town in America” in 2012 for the Rand McNally/USA Today Best of the Road competition, and Travel + Leisure said the city has “America’s Most Beautiful Town Square” in 2013.

Making bourbon barrels in Bardstown, Kentucky
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Because bourbon-making began here, and Bardstown is the home of nine distilleries (and counting), the city markets itself as the “Bourbon Capital of the World.”