Downtown Bloomington is a mecca for gourmets, art afficianados and anyone looking to find an eclectic mix of small town charm with a big city feel. Home to Indiana University, Bloomington is nestled in the rolling hills of southern Indiana. Downtown's historic courthouse square is a revitalized shopping, eating and meeting district with a vibrant night life.
From bed-and-breakfasts to hotels/motels, accommodations are plentiful and suit any traveler's mood or budget. Bloomington's dining choices are second to none with a variety of restaurants serving authentic cuisines, organic foods, or simple fare. Find many one-of-a-kind and traditional items while shopping. See the rich arts and entertainment culture that Bloomington is known for, from unique art galleries to live shows. Hike the trails in one of the many nearby state parks. Spend the day boating on Lake Monroe. Hit the stands and show your support at a sports game. Participate in Bloomington's vibrant night life with plenty of activities and bars to choose from. Whatever it is you're looking for, you'll find it in Bloomington.