Palm Beach

The Essential Guide to America’s Legendary Resort Town

Book Description

Welcome to Palm Beach, America’s first resort destination,
where leisure is always in style.
Browse the exclusive boutiques of Worth Avenue with author and local aficionado
Rick Rose. Peak inside the exclusive Breakers Palm Beach, where American
aristocracy has enjoyed sophisticated, tropical elegance since the Gilded Age.
Explore, indulge, and relax in this celebrated tropical paradise. This illustrated guide
offers in-the-know advice to make the most of a Palm Beach visit.
• Historic sites and architectural landmarks include Henry Morrison Flagler’s
Whitehall, President Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate, and the art deco House
of the Future featured at the 1939 World’s Fair.
• Arts, cultural, and sporting events, from the Kravis Center for the
Performing Arts to the Winter Equestrian Festival, keep guests entertained
throughout the season.
• Enjoy the outdoors with a bicycle ride along the Lake Trail or an airboat tour
in the everglades. Meet the wildlife at Manatee Lagoon, Lion Country Safari,
and Loggerhead Marinelife Center.

About Rose, Rick

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.