Situated in Kentucky’s far northeastern corner in the local tri-state area, Ashland shares borders with both Ohio and West Virginia. With a population of just over 20,000, Ashland is one of the smaller cities to make up the local tri-state area, but it is renowned as n economic and medical hub among its neighbors.
This reputation makes Ashland a popular destination for business travelers visiting the region for work. When you fly to a jet charter airport in Ashland, Kentucky, you’ll arrive at the Ashland Regional Airport. Located in nearby Worthington, the Ashland Regional Airport is the perfect starting point for business travelers.
Thankfully, once you’re done at the office or the hospital for the day, Ashland has plenty to offer the solo business traveler. The best place to start your free evening is in downtown Ashland. Full of boutique shops and excellent cuisine, you’re sure to stay entertained and find something unique to bring back home.
If you’re free for lunch, head to the Mill Cafe & Bakery for the best pastries and homemade sandwiches on offer in the region. Don’t forget to bring a good book as you sit on the outdoor patio sipping your world-class cold brew coffee.
Work off your extra pastry with a walking tour of the Port of Ashland. Located on the Ohio River that separates Kentucky from the river’s namesake, the Port of Ashland is full of beautiful statues and art along the flood wall. Before you leave Ashland, be sure to stop by the local-favorite watering hole, Bombshells & Ales.