The Palm Beaches, Florida: Shopping and Dining Tour
By Renan Leahy
Located on the southeast coast of Florida, The Palm Beaches are famous for being full of life and welcoming to visitors. You will find an exciting vibe and activities for all tastes, the area attracts tourists from all around the world with great restaurants, clubs and charming neighborhoods. Find out below why The Palm Beaches are the best way to experience Florida.
Great Restaurants, Bars and Shops on Clematis Street
Want to visit the hippest restaurants in the city? The trendiest bars? Looking for a club with the best music in the area? Go to Clematis Street in West Palm Beach. Clothing and accessories stores, art galleries, interesting people, historic locations and everything else you may be seeking awaits you here, on the liveliest street in The Palm Beaches. You’ll find eight blocks filled with exciting flavors and colors where something new and surprising awaits, ensuring a unique experience each time you visit.
On Thursdays, enjoy the South Florida lifestyle with Clematis by Night, an award-winning series of free concerts in the square at the end of Clematis Street, just across the Intracoastal Waterway from Palm Beach. The place is full of relaxed people who enjoy dancing to the sounds of the best artists in the region and savoring the delicious temptations of food vendors.
Relaxed Florida Style Meets European Charm at CityPlace
A few blocks from Clematis Street is CityPlace, a Mediterranean-inspired village in the heart of West Palm Beach with rich architecture and atmosphere reminiscent of charming, old European cities – but with a southeast Florida contemporary touch.
CityPlace has a wide variety of name-brand retail stores, unique boutiques, restaurants, bars and nightclubs. There’s also a 20-screen movie theatre, an impressive theater built in 1926, and a central plaza adorned with a beautiful fountain, as well as residential and business buildings.
Trying to decide between visiting Clematis Street and CityPlace? No need! You can hop on the classic trolley that runs between the two and enjoy a fun night taking advantage of the best of each. The trolley is free and picks up passengers every 10 minutes along designated routes. So convenient!
Inviting Atlantic Avenue
But wait – there’s still so much to see in the area! A bit to the south of West Palm Beach, in Delray Beach, the address for fun is electrifying Atlantic Avenue. Bars, restaurants, art galleries, nightclubs and live music halls will vie for your attention, and the attention of the thousands of other people who visit the area every night. No matter what your style, you’ll find your place on Atlantic Avenue and enjoy unforgettable moments!
With all this and much more, you’ll find that The Palm Beaches are the preferred vacation destination. Come and find out for yourself the best Florida has to offer!