Ashland is the largest city in Boyd County, Kentucky. Nestled in scenic rolling foothills on the banks of the Ohio River with the Appalachian Mountains in the background, Ashland is a very charming and appealing destination for those looking for a place to spend a couple of days in a picturesque natural surrounding. It is worth mentioning that Ashland is a very popular summer tourist destination that offers many recreational and outdoor opportunities, mostly water-related. If you belong to the fans of swimming, fishing, boating, skiing, or hiking, then we suggest you visit Ohio’s Lake Vesuvius Recreational Area, Greenbo Lake State Park, Carter Caves State Park, and Yatesville Lake State Park. Also, there are many great 18-hole golf courses and one of the top Kentucky tennis centers. On the other hand, if you prefer to enjoy more relaxing and cozy moments, there are plenty of fine restaurants and annual cultural events. Regarding budget accommodation, there are quite a few nice looking and nearby Ashland that offer rooms for under $80 per night.