By Lizzy Brown
West Palm Beach
Florida
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In 1894, the city of West Palm Beach was established by Henry Flagler and 78 other residents of the area. While growing rapidly in the 1920s the city quickly became a hot-spot for land-buying and travel. With a rich history and inviting tropical weather all year round, West Palm Beach yields some of the best travel experiences in the country.
      
EscapeWizard.com invites you to book your next vacation to West Palm Beach, Florida. The city can be frequented via the main airport West Palm Beach International Airport (PBI). Book your flight today to West Palm Beach with EscapeWizard.com. To do so, please follow the link to make flight arrangements (www.escapewizard.com/flight.php). Then, when booking hotels, click here (www.escapewizard.com/hotels.php?flag=htl).
      
Upon your arrival in West Palm Beach, there is a long list of sites, activities and nightlife for visitors. To start your sightseeing tour, EscapeWizard.com suggests you take a walk or ride along historic Flagler Drive in downtown West Palm Beach. The downtown area has much to offer in the way of rich history, museums, and shopping.  Also in the downtown area are top rated restaurants and nightclubs, which welcome visitors year-round.  An immediate must-see, as well, is the beautiful shore of the ocean from the island of Palm Beach.
    
West Palm Beach has some of the countrys best places to shop. Clematis Street downtown is filled with historic shopping venues, along with Clematis By Night, an outdoor evening event featuring food and live music. Antique Row, a shopping district on the south side, along Dixie Highway, is very popular and highly recognized as a premier antique district of the east coast by Architectural Digest and the New York Times. Also downtown is the fairly new shopping and entertainment district CityPlace. It features a multi-plex movie theater, IMAX theater, comedy and dance clubs, restaurants, retail outlets, apartments and townhouses.
    
Standing near CityPlace is the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts. This beautiful concert hall and performance venue opened in 1992 and hosts music, dance, opera, and theatre performances. Some other performing arts establishments are the Carefree Theatre (built in 1940), and the Meyer Ampitheatre (built in 1933), which is used every spring for musical performances at the popular outdoor festival SunFest. Visitors may also enjoy the Norton Museum of Art located on the south side across from historic Woodlawn Cemetery.
      
In addition to SunFest, West Palm Beach boasts a year-round variety of festivals and events such as the Palm Beach International Film Festival, the Palm Beach Boat Show, the National Horse Show. The downtown areas versatility is showcased by city festivals such as Clematis By Night, Moonfest, and the Green Market, held every Saturday morning.
      
EscapeWizard.com assures you that travel is made easy in West Palm Beach with the many available modes of transportation. Interstate 95 and the Florida Turnpike offer quick routes through the city and county, as well as the state. Highway US-1 runs right through downtown West Palm Beach, and is minutes from the shore. Tri-Rail is the commuter rail system providing convenient access to three counties. There is a free Trolley which can get you to the many closer shopping and eating destinations downtown. Finally, there is a Water-Taxi which can take you up and down the West Palm Beach coast-line, or to the much-frequented Peanut Island, located in the Intracoastal Waterway at the Port of Palm Beach.
      
Overall, EscapeWizard.com can promise you that West Palm Beach is ideal for everyone. It is beautiful, exciting, relaxing, and fun.  Most sites are easily accessible by Tri-Rail or buses.  West Palm Beach has a bit of everything to make your trip worth every penny.  Just click the link above and book your next vacation to West Palm Beach, Florida with EscapeWizard.com.
Hotels in West Palm Beach
By Jessie Lambert
Homewood Suites by Hilton Palm Beach Gardens
4700 Donald Ross Road, Palm Beach Gardens, FL
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Enjoy your stay in Florida by experiencing the luxuries of an award-winning hotel paired with all of the conveniences of home.  The Homewood Suites by Hilton Palm Beach Gardens is conveniently located in Donald Ross Village and is just minutes away from Abacoa, Doger Stadium, and some of Florida’s amazing beaches. In 2011, Homewood Suites won Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence, making it one of the best hotels around.  Check-in is at 3 p.m. and parking is available for all guests.  If you need a lift, the shuttle drivers will take you anywhere within a five mile radius of the hotel.  And what’s home without your pets?  For a fee, Homewood Suites will even accommodate your furry loved ones!

Homewood Suites offers a variety of rooms.  You may choose either a 1 bedroom or a 2 bedroom suite for your stay.  Each suite comes with a living space, a full kitchen, and a dining area.  The kitchen is equipped for long stays and includes a refrigerator, stove, microwave, and a dishwasher for added convenience.  Every suite also offers at least one LCD HDTV and free internet access. 

Ammenities include a complimentary breakfast, a beautiful outdoor pool, a fitness center and even access to Gold’s Gym.  Homewood Suites will even do your grocery shopping for you so that you can relax after a long day.  You may also take advantage of the dinner and drinks offered on Monday through Thursday nights.  The business center, which is open 24 hours, and the spacious meeting rooms are ideal for the traveling businessperson. 

When you have concluded your stay at Homewood Suites, you can check out at 12 p.m.  Whether you are visiting Florida for a few days or for a few months, you should make Homewood Suites your destination.  Let EscapeWizard.com book your room today! (www.escapewizard.com/hotels.php?flag=htl)
Hotels in West Palm Beach
By Adam J. Mohney
Holiday Inn
1301 Belvedere Road, West Palm Beach, FL
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Enjoy the beautiful culture and scenery of sunny West Palm Beach, Florida for a fair price by booking Holiday Inn Palm Beach Airport Conference Center on EscapeWizard.com today. Conveniently located only one half mile from Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and two miles from the city center, Holiday Inn Palm Beach is an accessible lodging option for arriving, adventuring and departing West Palm Beach, Florida.

Guests of Holiday Inn Palm Beach will appreciate the hotel's proximity to many of the area's best attractions, including beautiful golf courses and modern shopping complexes. Business travelers will enjoy the hotel's location in relation to West Palm Beach Convention Center (2 miles) and the complimentary shuttle service to the convention center or airport. Other attractions include the Palm Beach Zoo, relaxing beach environments and Rapids Water Park.

Rooms on EscapeWizard.com at Holiday Inn Palm Beach Airport Conference Center will include comforting amenities and connectivity. All rooms and suites include a coffee and tea maker, individual climate control, a work desk, a hairdryer and a relaxing bathtub. Guests can stay connected with a daily newspaper, a television with in-room movies, a telephone with voicemail functionality and wireless internet access.

Holiday Inn Palm Beach includes a business center, keeping working travelers connected and functional, and a fitness center, which is great for keeping up with workout routines. EscapeWizard.com guests of the hotel can unwind comfortably with the available sauna and outdoor pool. Traveling families will also appreciate the on-site park, which includes picnic tables, a playground and tennis, basketball and volleyball courts. Holiday Inn's popular Kids Eat Free program also applies.

EscapeWizard.com guests of Holiday Inn Palm Beach Airport Conference Center will eat well without leaving the hotel. Polly's Restaurant is a great place to start the day with an expansive and unique breakfast menu, but also offers lunch and dinner menus in a casual setting. Guests can also grab dinner in Polly's Spirits Lounge, offering tropical light menu options with a slew of cocktails and beer to drink.

Holiday Inn Palm Beach Airport Conference Center is a wonderful and affordable option for business travelers and families who want to keep costs down in an accessible hotel. With on-site dining, a family-friendly environment and complimentary shuttles to and from the airport and convention center, Holiday Inn Palm Beach has great offerings, comforting amenities and fair rates. Book now on EscapeWizard.com by clicking the following link (www.escapewizard.com/hotels.php?flag=htl).
Hotels in West Palm Beach
By Shaina Amienyi
Hilton Garden Inn West Palm Beach
1611 Worthington Road, West Palm Beach, FL
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Stay at the Hilton Garden Inn West Palm Beach Airport and you will be close to all the action. The hotel is three minutes from downtown and the shopping, dining, entertainment, and nightlife downtown has to offer. The hotel is also three minutes from Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and the tri-rail station, which serves all of South Florida including Ft. Lauderdale and Miami airports. If the great location is not enough reason to choose this hotel, the lavish rooms and world-class amenities definitely are.

Check-in is at 3pm and checkout is at noon. Once you check-in, you can take advantage of the many complimentary services and features. The hotel offers complimentary shuttle rides to the Palm Beach Convention Center, which is great for business travelers. There is also a free shuttle that will take you to the airport. Other complimentary amenities include coffee and tea in rooms, wireless internet throughout the hotel, shared wired internet in guest rooms, and parking.

You are sure to love your room as much as the complimentary services. Standard rooms feature a king bed or two queen beds, an oversized desk with ergonomic chair and ottoman, microwave, and refrigerator. Twenty-six inch flat screen TVs are in every room, so you can watch premium cable channels or play video games. Bathrooms come with a hairdryer and Neutrogena® bath amenities.

The hotel facilities include a fitness center and pool where you can stay fit and have fun. Business guests can host small to medium sized functions at the hotel, with help from the hotel staff and caterers. When you get hungry, visit The Great American Grille”the hotel’s full service restaurant. The restaurant is open for breakfast and dinner. If you want snacks anytime during the day, you can stop by the 24-hour Pavilion Pantry® for beverages, snacks, and fresh and frozen meals.

The Hilton Garden Inn West Palm Beach Airport is minutes from transportation, popular attractions, business venues, shopping centers, and much more. Staying at this hotel puts you in the midst of the activity in West Palm Beach’s lively downtown area. EscapeWizard.com encourages you to click on the link (www.escapewizard.com/hotels.php?flag=htl) now and book your stay at this magnificent hotel.
Hotels in West Palm Beach
By Elizabeth Fuga
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel West Palm Beach Airport
1808 S. Australian Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL
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The DoubleTree West Palm is an excellent place to stay when visiting West Palm Beach, Florida.  This highly convenient hotel is located only minutes from both Palm Beach Airport and the downtown area.  A free cookie is provided to every guest upon arrival.  The city center, city place, and convention center, gold course, Mounts Botanical Gardens, Norts Museum, Mara Logo, and Palm Beach Kennel Club are all within five miles of the hotel.  The hotel is located only minutes from the beach.  Check-in time is at 3 p.m.

DoubleTree West Palm offers both smoking and non-smoking options.  You have the choice between a smoking room with a king-sized bed with a sofa-bed, a non-smoking king-sized bed with sofa-bed, or a non-smoking room with two double beds.  Each room is equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless internet, MP3 player clock radio, and 42 inch flat-screen LCD HD TV.  The suites, like the guests rooms, allow two non-smoking and one smoking option.  There is the non-smoking conference suite which features the same amenities of the guest rooms with the additions of a master bathroom with Jacuzzi and a separate room.  Both the smoking and non-smoking King Bed Junior Suite with Sofa bed rooms have a separate living area where the sofa bed and TV armoire are located.  The bedroom has the same features as the guest rooms.

This hotel serves both your business and vacation needs. DoubleTree West Palm offers meeting rooms with audio/visual rentals, business center with complimentary printing service and photo copy service, in addition to fax, printer, and express mail.  There are numerous options for fitness services including a fitness room, a ProCor Fitness Facility, running trails, and a pool with a Jacuzzi.  There is also a gift shop, coin laundry, ATM, baggage storage, local area transportation, and Gecko’s Restaurant.

The convenient location will make getting back to the airport a breeze, particularly with the complimentary shuttle.  Check-out is at noon.  So please, let EscapeWizard.com help you book your stay at the DoubleTree West Palm by clicking this link (The Double Tree West Palm is an excellent place to stay when visiting West Palm Beach, Florida.  This highly convenient hotel is located only minutes from both Palm Beach Airport and the downtown area.  A free cookie is provided to every guest upon arrival.  The city center, city place, and convention center, gold course, Mounts Botanical Gardens, Norts Museum, Mara Logo, and Palm Beach Kennel Club are all within five miles of the hotel.  The hotel is located only minutes from the beach.  Check-in time is at 3 p.m.

The convenient location will make getting back to the airport a breeze, particularly with the complimentary shuttle.  Check-out is at noon.  So please, let EscapeWizard.com help you book your stay at the Double Tree West Palm by clicking this link (www.escapewizard.com/hotels.php?flag=htl).