Palm Beach is Located on a barrier island between the Atlantic Ocean and the Intracoastal Waterway, Palm Beach is synonymous with a luxurious lifestyle that started in the early 1900's. Wealthy industrialists from northern states would come for their winter retreat.
Surrounding communities include Jupiter Island, Tequesta, Palm Beach Gardens, and Wellington where polo, the sport of kings, is a seasonal event on weekends so pack a picnic and a bottle of champagne.
Excellent dining includes the The Flagler Steakhouse at the Breakers, Palm Beach Grill, taboo, Caf� Boulud at the Brazilian Court, the Grill at the Ritz Carlton and many more.
Shopping is a "must" in the boutiques at Worth Avenue, The Gardens Mall, City Place, or The Mall at Wellington Green. And don't forget to experience a "Gilded Age" tea at the Flagler Museum.
The city's major events are the Cultural Festival, Oshogatsu Festival, Sunshine League Polo, Palm Beach Winter Antiques Show, Palm Beach Poetry Festival, and The Winter Equestrian Festival.
Outdoor activities range from championship golf at The Club at Winston Hills and Grand Lacuna Golf Club to deep sea fishing, diving, and spectator sports at the Palm Beach Polo and Country Club