The Palm Beaches, Florida: Luxurious and Elegant Holiday
By Renan Leahy
The Palm Beaches know how to welcome tourists in style. This is one of the most sophisticated areas in all of Florida, founded more than 100 years ago with the sole purpose of becoming a tourist destination. There’s no better place in South Florida for those looking for leisure, relaxation and great shopping opportunities without sacrificing elegance and exclusivity. Now it's your turn to visit and enjoy the luxuries that Palm Beach has to offer.
The Historic Breakers Hotel
In Palm Beach’s most exclusive area, lined by a long expanse of private beach, you’ll find one of the most prestigious resorts in the world. The Breakers Palm Beach is famous for going above and beyond to provide maximum comfort for its guests for more than 100 years. Its architectural style recalls the Italian Renaissance, blending a classic ambience with all the amenities the modern world demands.
In addition to luxurious accommodations overlooking the sea, four swimming pools, a world-class golf course, famous brand-name stores, two fitness centers and numerous other options for leisure and relaxation, the resort also has nine noteworthy restaurants. For an unforgettable experience, savor a delicious brunch at The Circle, a sumptuous lounge with amazing ocean views and gorgeous Renaissance decor. Combining everything in one place, The Breakers will make you not want to leave, but there’s much more to see and experience in Palm Beach.
Leisure and Shopping on Worth Avenue
One of the most refined and beautiful shopping areas in the country is just a few steps from the ocean in Palm Beach. Worth Avenue, named by USA Today as one of the 20 most iconic streets in America, has welcomed visitors for generations with the grace of its Mediterranean style and the variety of shops representing the most sophisticated brands imaginable. Here you will find the best clothing, jewelry, accessories, gifts, home furnishings and some of the area’s finest restaurants.
Worth Avenue is well worth a visit even if you aren’t interested in shopping. A stroll through its pedestrian areas reveals picturesque courtyards filled with fountains, gardens, palm trees, art, portals, verandas and bougainvillea-draped walls. Grabbing a bite at one of several cafés in these corridors is like embarking on a journey through the historic charm of old European villas.
International Polo Club Palm Beach
Continuing The Palm Beaches’ tradition of luxury activities, the International Polo Club Palm Beach, a luxury polo club created by practitioners of the sport, can also be enjoyed by those who just admire the beauty of the sport and the horses. In addition to some of the best polo fields in the world, you will find tennis courts, a spa, bars and restaurants.And the surprises within The Palm Beaches don’t end there: You can’t leave without stopping by the Gardens Mall in Palm Beach Gardens to enjoy great shopping at a luxurious shopping center with more than 160 designer shops such as Burberry, Gucci, Hugo Boss and Salvatore Ferragamo. So what are you waiting for? Come and discover The Palm Beaches, the best way to experience Florida.