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11 Surefire Ways To Always Spot A Tourist In Kentucky

During our travels, we tend to try and never look like a tourist. Why? Tourists can occasionally be targeted by the unsavory looking for a quick buck. Establishments, aka tourist traps, are known to raise prices and create elaborate stories to draw in the unfamiliar. Most places that unguided out of towners frequent are deemed tourist traps, and there are multiple ways to get there. Locals often frequent tourist traps, so not all visitors are tourists. There are ways to recognize a visitor from outside the state other than an accent.

There are obvious things that can give a tourist in Kentucky away, and here are 10 of them:

Tourists in Kentucky are not hard to spot, especially during tourist season. What is the first thing that clues you in that someone is not from around here?

Jenn Shockley
I am somewhat a cliche'. I grew up running around barefoot on a farm in Kentucky. I love writing, art, sunshine, all animals and my incredibly patient husband, who tolerates my "crazy animal lady" side.