Florida East Gold Coast Palm Beach FL Florida downtown Worth Avenue

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Florida East Gold Coast Palm Beach FL Florida downtown Worth Avenue
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Worth Avenue, sometimes referred to as the Greenwich Avenue of Florida, is a famous shopping street in Palm Beach, Florida, in the United States. The street stretches four blocks from Lake Worth to the Atlantic Ocean. The street first became fashionable after the construction in 1918 of the Everglades Club. Worth Avenue also includes smaller alleyways off the main avenue known as "Vias." The epitome of Palm Beach style, the street has about 250 shops, boutiques, restaurants and art galleries, including Cartier, Tiffany & Co., Hermès, Polo Ralph Lauren, Gucci, Chanel, Loro Piana, Brooks Brothers, Salvatore Ferragamo, Vilebrequin, Lacoste, and, more recently, Neiman Marcus. North American United States Florida is a state located in the southeastern United States. Most of the state is a large peninsula with the Gulf of Mexico on its west and the Atlantic Ocean on its east. It has a warm and humid subtropical climate. It was named by Juan Ponce de León, who landed on the coast on April 2, 1513, during Pascua Florida (Spanish for "Flowery Easter," referring to the Easter season). Florida's economy relies heavily on tourism.