Bardstown, Kentucky, consistently garners awards from USA Today as America's most beautiful small town.
One visit confirms this and makes you want to move there. Nine Bourbon distilleries are headquartered in this Kentucky city.
The Abbey of Our Lady of Gethsemni, populated by Trappist Monks, is the burial place of fabled theologian Thomas Merton.
Go visit their welcoming spirit and find the friendly attitude and Southern charm that can only be found in such a place.