Palm Beach, Fla. -- surf, sand, palm trees, expensive hotels, upscale shops, reservations-only restaurants, and mega-mansions. Yes, it's all still there.
However, the vision of Palm Beach as a haven only for the rich and old is disappearing. Palm Beach and the surrounding areas have much to offer families with kids, and it's not just about going to the beach all day. Parks, zoos, libraries, markets, dining options and kid-friendly hotels make the area attractive year-round, whether you are a local looking for a day out or you're a visitor searching for the ideal destination for a family vacation. Here is our suggested itinerary for the perfect family vacation day in Palm Beach with kids.