Indiana offers a variety of activities and events to experience. Indiana translates as the "the land of the Indians" given the large number of indigenous people who have lived here for thousands of years before this area became a state. The state capital and largest city is Indianapolis. Residents of Indiana are known as "Hoosiers". This state loves it's sports and is home to many sports teams including the Indianapolis Colts, Indiana Pacers and Indianapolis 500. To fully enjoy your holiday, consider renting a vacation rental home or condo and enjoy all of the amenities from home. Owner Direct provides a variety of vacation rental accommodation styles and prices to suit many tastes and budgets.
There are only 2 ski resorts in the state of Indiana with plenty of winter fun and challenge to be experienced. Paoli Peaks has over 50% of its trails an intermediate level but also offers beginner and advanced terrain. Perfect North Slopes offers double black diamond fun and is only 30 minutes from Cincinnati and 80 minutes form Lexington and Indianapolis. Consider a day of skiing or boarding while staying at your vacation rental in the city. Enjoy skiing and boarding during the day and sports, culture and cuisine in the evening.