From the Gilded Age landmarks the Breakers and the Flagler Museum to the glamor of Worth Avenue and the Royal Room at the Colony Hotel to the history of Bethesda by the Sea and Sea Gull Cottage, Florida's renowned Palm Beach offers visitors the experience of a lifetime. This illustrated guide offers in-the-know advice on where to go and what to see to make the most of a Palm Beach visit. It includes suggestions for dining, shopping, nightlife, sight-seeing walks, historic tours, and outdoor activities: kayaking, hiking, and birding. It also offer insight into the colorful history and personalities that have made Palm Beach one of the most famous vacation spots in the world.
Rick Rose is co-owner of Grandview Gardens Bed and Breakfast and Vacation Homes in West Palm Beach, past president of the Grandview Heights' Neighborhood Association, and official tour guide for the Worth Avenue Association. He is also a member of the Palm Beach County Convention and Visitor's Bureau Strategic Marketing Council, the Historical Society of Palm Beach County, and the Downtown Development Authority's Advisory Council.