Louisville is Kentucky's largest city. It is ranked as the 27th largest city in the United States. The settlement that became the City of Louisville was founded in 1778 by George Rogers Clark and is named after King Louis XVI of France. Louisville is most famous as the home of "The Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports": the Kentucky Derby, the widely watched first race of the Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing.
Some interesting places to visit in Louisville would include the Kentucky Derby, Churchill Downs, Bardstown Road, Thunder Over Louisville, Lynn's Paradise Cafe, Speed Art Museum, Louisville Zoological Garden, Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom, and the Old Spaghetti Factory.