At the same time, Covington is the perfect starting point for interesting, convenient, and affordable daytrips. For example, stroll to Cincinnati and cheer on professional baseball, football, or soccer, or avail yourself of the Queen City’s cultural attractions. Drive scenic backroads to visit retired Kentucky Derby winners at Old Friends Retirement Farm Georgetown. Take an easy, one-hour journey along I-75 to Lexington’s “Horse Country.” A little more than an hour south and west is Louisville’s vibrant urban entertainment center. And History buffs will want to experience live re-enactments at Old Fort Harrod State Park, an easy road trip.
Meanwhile, back in The Cov: