Trivia Tuesday: Strike a Pose

Did you know there are designated places around The Palm Beaches that are perfect for snapping your selfie? And it's aptly called, the Selfie Trail. Whether you are visiting or call our area home, it’s time to strike a pose. There are three “official” Palm Beach stops on the Selfie Trail. Can you guess which one doesn’t belong?

Trivia Tuesday: Palm Beach Recipe for Rum Runners

Do you know where “Hypocrite’s Row” was located in Palm Beach?

  1. Royal Palm Way
  2. Royal Poinciana Hotel
  3. Cocoanut Row
  4. Palm Beach Historic Inn

If you know your Prohibition Era (1920 - 1933) history, then you may know that Florida did very little to adhere to the federal ban on alcohol. After all, the tourists were thirsty and we had the perfect recipe for rum runners to seize the opportunity.

Trivia Tuesday: Miles and Miles

The Hotel Royal Poinciana, Henry Flagler’s first hotel in Palm Beach, was the largest wooden structure in the world when it opened in February 1894. With seven miles (yep, seven) of corridors and 1,150 rooms, the six story hotel was indeed a behemoth. Can you guess how the bellhops delivered messages and packages from the front desk to guest rooms?

1) Bicycles

2) Red bugs (buggies popular on the island)

3) Hoofin’ it on foot

4) Dumbwaiter stations and bellhops on each floor