Living in our area of the country means having an exceptional quality of life — quiet living and family-friendly neighborhoods paired with a world-class university, bustling downtown areas filled with shops and restaurants, and an abundance of recreational opportunities including golf, hiking, and water sports. Whether you’re a foodie or a farmer, an academic or an artist, a wine enthusiast or a wanderer, you’re sure to find the perfect place. The Lafayette region includes many distinct communities, all with their unique charms. Here’s a look at four of the most popular residential destinations.