Two Palm Beach County cities have made the list of the “10 Best Places to Visit” done by Livability.com. Livability.com is a website that showcases some of the best cities to visit and live throughout the country. The website ranked more than 2,000 cities across the United States and both Boca Raton and Jupiter were ranked in the Top 10. Boca Raton and Jupiter were also the only two Florida cities to have made the list.
Jupiter is ranked number five and Boca Raton is ranked number seven. The website ranked the cities based on their relaxing and adventurous attractions in both cities.
The list highlights Jupiter’s culture, expansive nature preserves, beaches and parks, baseball stadium, iconic lighthouse, golf courses, and other tourist attractions. Jupiter has more than 39 miles of water trails for paddle boarding, kayaking, swimming, and other activities on the water. Jupiter is home to the iconic Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum that is a popular attraction among the locals and out of town visitors. Jupiter is also home to the Roger Dean Stadium, the only baseball stadium in the United States to host four minor league teams, the Jupiter Hammerheads, Palm Beach Cardinals, Gulf Coast Marlins, and the Gulf Coast Cardinals. The stadium also hosts two major league teams, the St. Louis Cardinals and the Miami Marlins during their Spring Training.
The website pointed out all of Boca Raton’s top attractions including the beaches, shopping, golf, and culture to name a few. Boca Raton has over 5 miles of sandy beaches, nature preserves, a turtle themed center and 300 acres of oceanfront parks. The list also included the Children’s Science Explorium, Boca Raton Museum of Art, and the Wick Theater and Costume Museum.
Other cities that were in the Top 10 include Newport Beach, California, Brookline, Massachusetts, Scottsdale, Arizona, and Naperville, Illinois.