Cover Feature – February 2008

Florida attractions speak for themselves. But the best kept secret in the South is Integrated Resorts, Inc EUROPEAN VILLAGE, located in Palm Coast, Northeast Florida’s most spectacular and breathtaking backdrop.
Amidst an atmosphere of old world historic charm, one can leisurely meander amongst a unique array of world-class shopping boutiques, or enjoy a host of delectable delights from several distinctive restaurants, all the while being captivated by first-rate entertainment in this charming setting just a hop, skip, and jump away from the Intercoastal Waterways and beautiful beaches of the Atlantic.
Guests of the hotel will enjoy VIP access to top-notch amenities including limousine service, fitness center, a refined wedding and banquet facility, an equestrian center, superlative golf courses, and “a magnificent township of inspiring people that create unforgettable memories!”, said Paula Dezzutti, one of the five owners of Integrated Resorts, Inc. European Village (EV) and President of Development for their preeminent new community in Long Island, Bahamas.
So what about the golf at EV? The areas signature courses are ranked consistently as some of the top courses in the country by many of golf’s leading industry players and publications. “Golf in Flagler County and Palm Coast has seen strong growth during the last five years with not only three new courses that opened for play but also four existing courses that have already been renovated or are in the process. This growth has made our area atrue premier golf destination,” states local golf architect, Michael Beebe, ASGCA.
And what about the shopping at EV? To name a few, EV hosts a selection of fine proprietors such as Klaus, the largest dealer of antique and estate jewelry, unusual diamonds, and top designer clothing fashions and Coconut Island, which carries a fine line of tropical apparel and Brighton products. A soothing hair salon visit, unusual shops for souvenirs, books, flowers and even over 100 brands of the finest cigars at The Humidor will keep the eager shopper astonished.
How are the food and entertainment venues at EV? Eateries as diverse as Mezzaluna Pizzeria, celebrating their second year of sharing yummy Italian cuisine and mouth-watering pizza, to Barbara Jeans where you feel like you are dining at home with Southern charm and hospitality, to one of the many award winning upscale restaurants that create an unparalleled dining experience. Or skip straight to dessert with delectable gelato in a quaint corner, or infamous tiramisu, zupette della nonna, or zeppoles from La Bella Pasticceria.
Finally, to take your vacation to it’s pinnacle of fun, relax with our center stage performing artists Linda Cole, guitarist Cesar Romero, etc., or dance the night away at Europa Bistro and Wine Shop, the area’s leading night club offering live piano, a experience, and fusion cuisine fated to take your palette and your dancing shoes to exciting new heights.

But the best part is, you can “take the elevator home” to a tranquil, extraordinary hideaway that transcends you to another world with Tempur-Pedic beds, Roman Bathtubs, 42 inch plasma screen TV’s, private balconies and all the comforts of home, your new home at Integrated Resorts, Inc. European Village.