Discover West Palm Beach
More than Palms and Beaches – West Palm Beach, Florida Home to palm-lined streets, breathtaking waterfront, entertainment districts, and scenic neighborhoods. It all starts downtown, along historic Clematis Street. Retail, dining, and nightlife are the highlights. With picturesque Lake Worth Lagoon serving as a magnificent backdrop. Just a free trolley away is the Downtown Convention District: the Palm Beach County Convention Center is host to a range of terrific events, neighbored by a 400-room hotel – your ideal place for business and play. Right across the street are the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts and CityPlace, a terrific mix of entertainment and culture.
Outside of downtown, two distinctive neighborhoods way out of the norm and fantastic to visit. Northwood Village has a bohemian-like scene for causal shoppers, serious foodies, or inspired artists. If you’re looking to add pizazz to your home, spend an afternoon perusing the elegant shops along Antique Row.
Catch Spring Training baseball at the Ballpark of The Palm Beaches. Where the Houston Astros and Washington Nationals play their Grapefruit League games.
“West Palm” also is the setting for lively special events, such as SunFest and Palm Beach International Boat Show. The not-too-be-missed attractions are many; try The Norton Museum of Art and Palm Beach Zoo, along with the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium, to name a few.
Palm Beach: Where the Gilded Age never ended
The first thing you should know about Palm Beach is that it’s an island (unto itself) – the most exclusive town in America, and (according to writer Laurence Leamer) America’s first “gated community.” Mo Rocca takes a tour of the city that rose from Florida’s tropical wilderness, which today features one of the richest commercial strips in America, and is home to Mar-a-Lago, the “Winter White House” resort of President Donald Trump.
Delray Beach Lifestyle
Delray Beach, Florida is a coastal town located in Palm Beach County just north of Boca Raton. Delray Beach has a vibrant downtown on Atlantic Avenue, white sand beaches, and luxury real estate for sale and rent. Known worldwide as a vibrant, intimate town with big city sophistication, Delray Beach is a gem of South Florida, directly on the Atlantic Ocean. The city has upscale shops, fine restaurants, nighttime entertainment and, of course, the incomparable beauty of nearly two miles of award-winning beaches.
From its Flagler railroad roots to its emergence as a fishing and diving destination, this episode explores the city of Boynton Beach. Host Frank Licari visits the Boynton Harbor Marina, Boynton Beach Oceanfront Park, the Schoolhouse Children’s Museum, Bedner’s Farm Fresh Market, and much more.