Lexington: MTI-2

2nd International Symposium on the Molecular Detection of Trophic Interactions

(c)Jeff Rogers, courtesy Lexington Convention and Visitors Bureau

Lexington is a beautiful city in the heart of the Kentucky Bluegrass region. Lexington is known as the Horse Capital of the World. With horse farms surrounding the city and several bourbon distilleries within close driving distance, Lexington is a lovely place to visit.

The Hilton Lexington/Downtown Hotel is centrally in the downtown area within close walking distance of many bars and restaurants. Whether you are looking for fine southern cuisine, French or Italian restaurants, Steak houses or other food, Lexington will not disappoint. For those interested, downtown has a varied and vivid nightlife.

For more information about the Lexington area, visit this website www.visitlex.com

Weather

Lexington has a humid subtropical climate, characterized by hot and humid summers and cool winters interspersed with mild periods. May is a fantastic time to visit the Bluegrass region of the state, with average daily high temperatures of 75F (24C) and average daily low temperatures of 54F (12C).