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Explore the unbelievable local Jupiter Waterway Trail with the best seat in town, a clear kayak.  “Get Up and Go Kayaking” tour is a mobile guided kayak tour and rental company offered now in Jupiter!  Transparent kayaks cast off from Jupiter Pointe Club and Marina white sand beach led by an experienced guide.  Before you know it, the voyage begins, paddling along on the varying colors of the caerulean waters of the Intracoastal Waterway. Kayakers will be engrossed in the extensive views of the tropical surroundings and marine life which can be seen under and around the clear kayak.

The Jupiter Waterway Trail is a series of trails that connect the Loxahatchee River, Intracoastal Waterway and Jupiter Inlet. These limbs and offshoots create a natural

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Most Jupiter area residents are health conscious and its apparent by the number of juice bars there are in the Town of Jupiter.  Detoxify your body with a fresh juice cleanse.  Juicing detox is a natural way to press your body’s reset button and super-charge your nutrient intake.  

The detox cleanse diets are generally short-term dietary interventions designed to eliminate toxins from your body. A typical detox diet involves a period of fasting, followed by a strict diet of fruit, vegetables, fruit juices, and water.  Cleanses, intended to be short term, can last just one day up to 7 days.

Detoxing doesn’t require you to make extreme diet choices, since our bodies are made to flush out toxins on their own.  Our bodies naturally detoxify every

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Florida’s best ice cream/gelato shop is right here in our own backyard, Juno Beach.  According to Yelp the “best ice cream/gelato” in Florida is right here in Palm Beach County.  Yelp is a website and mobile app which publishes crowd-sourced reviews about businesses.  The reviews are in and Matty’s Gelato Factory, 867 Donald Ross Road, Juno Beach is considered the best gelato in Florida!

After a long hot summer day at the beach something cold and refreshing would hit the spot.  The frozen delicacy is enjoyed by kids and kids at heart alike.  No need for a special occasion to enjoy gelato – its not a healthy lifestyle saboteur, rather a sensible option to ice cream.

Gelato has been an Italian dessert essential since the late 1600’s.

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Start the South Florida weekend early and chill out on a hot night with Clematis by Night.  Thursday nights on Clematis Street, Downtown West Palm Beach from 6:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.  hosts Clematis by Night – Live Music!  Clematis by Night is an anticipated, very popular weekly concert series held downtown West Palm. This concert series draws locals and visitors from different parts of South Florida to enjoy the area’s best country, rock, reggae, blues, soul and Latin music.

Clematis by Night has been a long-standing local’s favorite spot to relax on a Thursday night.  The Thursday night tradition has been around for more than 22 years and only grows more in popularity. During the Clematis by Night concert series the public enjoys a live music, social

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Come out to the West Palm Beach Public Library for free tai-chi lessons. At some point in our lives we all desire balance. The art embracing the mind, body and spirit was created in Ancient China. Tai chi and yoga are some of the most effective exercises for mind body and health. 

The ancient study of Tai-Chi’s purpose is to nurture life energy, known as “qi”, and to train it within oneself to flow smoothly and powerfully throughout the body. Tai Chi develops more leg strength and yoga is core strength stabilized by arms and legs. Yoga focuses on static core strength and flexibility. Tai Chi applies that core strength by engaging power through the hips.

Tai Chi lessons are offered FREE on Friday mornings at the Mandel Public Library, located at

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Visitors to the Norton Museum of Art will enjoy free admission on Fridays and Saturdays thanks to the generosity of the art supporting foundations. Free Fridays are made possible through funding from the Lunder Foundation / Peter and Paula Lunder Family. Free Saturdays are made possible by the backing of the Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Foundation and Damon and Katherine Mezzacappa.

Plan your art and cultural visit to the Norton Museum.   is well respected for its impressive collection of works.  The Norton’s permanent collection now consists of more than 7,600 works in five curatorial departments: European, American, Chinese, Contemporary and Photography.  Featured masterpieces include works by Matisse, Monet, Picasso, Davis, O’Keefe, Pollock and

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For golf trips Palm Beach-style, don’t miss the opportunity to play one of the many championship courses in Palm Beach. With weather allowing year-round play and courses designed by the greatest golf course designers in the game, it’s easy to see why The Palm Beaches is Florida’s Golf Capital.  The Town of Palm Beach is home to some of the finest restaurants, shopping, resorts in addition to championship golf courses.

The Breakers Ocean Course, Florida’s oldest historic resort and one of the most picturesque 18-hole golf course.  The Ocean Course has been redesigned to restore it to a beautiful vintage feel. The course is 6,167 yards and will test your abilities.  It has been referred to as a “shot-maker's course” encompassing views of the Atlantic

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The Palm Beach area has its share of highly rated Michelin Rated Restaurants. The Michelin Guide didn't start out as the iconic dining guide it is revered to be today.  In fact, its roots were far more modest.  The petite red guidebook was originally conceived merely to encourage a food enthusiast to take to the road and explore other options.

The Michelin brothers, Andre and Edouard, founded their designated little French tire company, “Michelin Tyres”.  As a strategy to get more people to drive their cars, only 3,000 on the road at the time, and thusly require new tires the Michelin brothers produced a small traveler’s guide filled.  The guide was full of handy information, maps, tips to change a tire, gas stations, and a listing of places to eat

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Experience a full-day freshwater fishing trip on Palm Beach County’s beautiful Lake Ida, 1455 Lake Ida Road, Delray Beach. With its natural beauty, waterski lakes, green parks and abundant water it is an exceptional way to spend the day.  Enjoy a 4 – 8 hour refreshing day outside trying to catch Largemouth Bass, Peacock Bass, Knifefish, and more under the guidance of a professional guide and boat. Travel on a Palm Beach County fishing charter with a local expert and professional fishing captains.

Lake Ida is made up mostly of lakes and lateral canals providing excellent fishing. Well-known for the quantity and quality of Peacock bass the lakes produce. The reputation of Lake Ida is that it has big large-mouth bass and the incredible high jumping

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Classical music has the curious ability to elicit broad ranging emotions when played well.  Lynn University, 3601 North Military Trail, Boca Raton, offers an acclaimed Conservatory of Music.  The Lynn University Philharmonia performs classical masterpieces, for the enjoyment of the community during their concert sequence. 

Lynn University’s highly trained students of the music conservatory present a seasonal concert series.   Concerts and performances are held at the Keith C. and Elain Johnson World Performing Arts Center, Amarnick-Goldstein Concert Hall and Snyder Sanctuary the community enjoyment.  

Classical Music Archives, by definition, is music written in the European tradition during a period lasting approximately from 1750 to 1830.  Such

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