January 2016

There are 71 blog entries for January 2016.


The Four Seasons Palm Beach 

The Four Seasons Palm Beach has been a long-standing fine resort in Palm Beach. This lavish, beachfront hotel offers s classic, elegant atmosphere offering its guests only the best in amenities and luxurious lifestyle. The guest rooms are finished with marble bathrooms; large spacious suites are available, beautiful balconies and top of the line service. Ideally located, the Four Seasons Palm Beach is found 6 miles from high-end shopping on Worth Avenue, this luxury beachfront resort is also 7 miles from the Norton Museum of Art.

The Four Seasons Palm Beach is located at 2800 S Ocean Blvd, Palm Beach, FL 33480. 

Eau Palm Beach #1 Resort in Florida 

A Conde Nast “Best Resorts in Florida” hotel in Eau Palm Beach.

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South Florida is known for its abundances in real estate.  Gorgeous residences on the Atlantic Ocean, Intracoastal waterways and other waterfront properties, including elegant country club/golf course communities and stunning equine communities are plentiful. Many are exclusive private, members-only clubs and communities.  Rarely are the “gates” to these elaborate communities open to the public.

You do not have to be a royal or a handsome model to enjoy the sport of polo these days.  Head on out to Wellington and the polo grounds and enjoy a fanciful day of preeminent polo on the circuit!

The International Polo Club Palm Beach is a private club, with members-only privileges.  During Polo season (January – April) the matches are open to the

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Best of Palm Beach County’s Green Markets 2016

If you love fresh flowers, produce, and artisan foods then you are thrilled with the peak of "green market" season!  Locals buy local organic fruits and vegetables from various farmers markets in the area. The fresh markets run weekly during the “green market” season and offer a host of family fun with some dynamic locales on the waterfront, featuring food trucks, baked goods and plenty of sampling.

The largest and oldest green market in the area is along the waterfront in West Palm Beach.  Saturday’s at the West Palm Beach Green Market are bustling mornings.  Between 9:00am – 1:00pm, Downtown West Palm Beach is pulsating with activity with over 70 vendors of locally owned crops, specialty products

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For the eighth straight year, Rory Mcllroy will tee it up at the PGA Tour's annual stop in Palm Beach Gardens at the Honda Classic. 

The event has become somewhat of a "home game" for Mcllroy who is a Palm Beach Gardens resident and lives just a few minutes from PGA National. The event will once again kick off the Florida Swing, and Mcllroy, who won the event in 2012 and lost in a playoff in 2014, is looking forward to playing in an event that he says suits his eye.

“I’m really looking forward to getting back to PGA National for this year’s Honda Classic," McIlroy said in a statement. "This is an important first stop for me in the Florida swing of events and it’s a course that sets up well for my game. In such a strong field, there will be a lot

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Edgar Allan Poe (January 19, 1809 – October 7, 1849) was an American writer.  Poe is best known for his poetry and short stories, particularly his tales of mystery and the macabre.  The most recurring themes of his writings deal with questions of death, the effects of decomposition, concerns of premature burial, the revival of the dead, and mourning.  He was considered a "mad man" or a "troubled genius".

The Palm Beach Shakespeare Festival is bringing this "madman" to life in an original production of EDGAR, a play conceived by Shakespeare Festival founder and director Kermit Christman. The show premiered in 1994 and has since toured South Florida.

EDGAR followers the life of Poe, as he encounters the “Man”, who represents the various male

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Padraig Harrington, who sat out the majority of the fall after he had surgery to repair a torn knee ligament, returned to action this past weekend at the Hyundai Tournament of Champions. After his T6 finish, he made an announcement that should make Honda Classic officials and South Florida fans of his very happy. The Irish golfer announced that he plans on playing a regular schedule, which should mean a return to PGA National and the Honda Classic.

 “You’re not sure what to expect, so I was happy with what I saw and (hope) all goes well for the rest of the season,” Harrington said.

Harrington is a two time winner at the Honda Classic, including holding off Jupiter resident Daniel Berger last year in a playoff that got him into the winners only

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Boca Raton is the southern most city in Palm Beach County with approximately 200,000 residents.  It is also home to the main campus of Florida Atlantic University and the corporate headquarters of Office Depot and ADT. It is home to the Evert Tennis Academy, owned by professional tennis player Chris Evert. Town Center Mall, an upscale shopping center in West Boca Raton, is the largest indoor mall in Palm Beach County. Another major attraction to the area is Boca Raton's downtown, known as Mizner Park and home of the 2016 Sunshine Music Festival. 

The Tedeschi Trucks Band’s annual Sunshine Music Festival will return to the Mizner Park Amphitheater in Boca Raton on Jan. 17, 2016 with an eclectic lineup that includes the Indigo Girls, Trombone Shorty

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Ocean Royal is one of Juno Beach, Florida’s premiere luxury oceanfront condominiums located in Northern Palm Beach County.  Its Mediterranean style residences on oceanfront beaches make it an ideal situation for elegant, yet relaxed living. Ocean Royal offers two buildings, each twelve stories tall, and each building contains sixty lavish oceanfront condominium units. A number of the private ocean view residences afford east and west exposures to the homeowner.  Some of the amenities of the gated towers include a private 30 seat movie theatre, state of art fitness center with sauna and Har-Tru tennis courts, library, card room, billiard room and 24 hour security.  Residents of Ocean Royale enjoy private beach cabanas with summer kitchens, sundrenched

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This Saturday, January 16 bring your friends, human and pet alike for a very different type of happy hour at Pucci & Catana in Harbourside Place of Jupiter. Join the members of Golden Retriever Rescue of SW Florida and the lavish pet boutique, Pucci & Catana on Saturday from 4-6pm for a fabulous time. 

The luxury pet boutique is throwing a party for the Golden Retriever Rescue of SW Florida where guests can peruse the shop, enjoy complimentary snacks and drinks and adopt their newest companion. If you have been looking for a new addition to your family or if you would like to venture into the life of adopting a sweet dog who needs a good home, you must come out to Harbourside Place this weekend for A Golden Social Hour. 

For more information about A

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The sunshine state has always been known for its soft sandy beaches, crystal clear, warm ocean water and tropical, laid back lifestyle. It has also been synonymous with lavish vacations that will break the bank. BUT this year, Florida has been included in Oyster’s list of the “11 Most Budget Friendly Beach Destinations in the U.S.” 

Pensacola has taken the top spot on this budget friendly list. Some of the other destinations included Puerto Rico, Cannon Beach, Oregon, Virginia Beach, Cape May, New Jersey, and Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Palm Beach County’s own Delray Beach came in at ninth on the list of “most budget friendly beach destinations in the U.S.”

Its no wonder Delray Beach makes a name for itself on top vacation destination lists.

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