Palm Beach Area

Palm Beach Area Travel Guide

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.

This gorgeous nature walk takes hikers along the lavish homes of Palm Beach residents.

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.

Years as agent: 31. Specialties: Italy, France, luxury cruises. Consulting fee: From $100.

Said to burn at “one million candlepower,” the first-order (largest) Fresnel lens at Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse in Florida inspired the lighthouse to found its own historical society, which conducts regular tours for visitors, who are allowed to climb the tower to see the lens and turquoise ocean v

Bring flippers and a mask; The exposed reefs poke up at low tide, forming a tublike enclosure tailor-made for snorkeling.

If you're into doodads like ridiculous sconces adorned with ostrich feathers, than Dolce - the most wacked-out emporium on the strip - is your kind of place.

Inside this antiques dealer in the upper East side, shoppers can browse the 'ah'-inspiring selection of of period finds, which range from a 1940s French sideboard to disco-era elephant tusk chairs.