Palm Beach Area
Things to do in Palm Beach Area
From birds and bobcats to the odd manatee, 730-square-mile Lake Okeechobee is a sprawling waterway you can hike around (there’s a 100-mile-plus trail), or skim over by boat. Fishing’s also a popular activity—its shallow waters make it a great place for first-timers.
Just like the designer and preppy icon before her, Kourtney Pulitzer (whose father-in-law, Peter Pulitzer, was married to Lilly Pulitzer) epitomizes young Palm Beach style.
Bring flippers and a mask; The exposed reefs poke up at low tide, forming a tublike enclosure tailor-made for snorkeling.
The best shopping, though, is hidden in the misleadingly named courtyard, Via Mizner, where Bottega Veneta honcho Tomas Maier has a branch of his deluxe concept shop.
Hike up to the aqua-blue lakes on Poas Volcano and visit the Butterfly Farm, home to hundreds of Blue Morpho butterflies.
This gorgeous nature walk takes hikers along the lavish homes of Palm Beach residents.