Posts by Erin L

Palm Springs visitor guide: Golfing Desert Horizons in Indian Wells

I love to golf while in Palm Springs.  The gorgeous scenery, warm air and mountain views, plus almost unbelievably perfect weather make golf a great passtime while on vacation. This trip, we’d been invited to play Desert Horizons Country Club in Indian Wells, California by a friend. Since my husband and I don’t get too…

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Guide to public golf in Palm Springs California

Golf in the Canadian prairies is a fickle sport.  You need to be prepared for rain, sleet, and yes even snow has fallen in summer. The season doesn’t last nearly long enough; but fortunately there’s a way to get golfing during winter, and for you to get out of the blustery winter temperatures too.

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Amazing Homes in Palm Springs Part 3 – Public Buildings

I’ve been posting recently about some amazing homes in Palm Springs.  While they’re spectacular, many of them are off limits to the public. Fortunately there are some equally stunning public buildings where you can enjoy modernist architecture up close without a trespassing ticket!

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Amazing Homes in Palm Springs Part 1- Three must see properties

Palm Springs is an architecture lover’s dream.  There are many beautiful and important homes that are amazing structurally, plus there’s plenty of houses owned by Hollywood celebrities scattered throughout the city too. They’re easy to see; you can take a self-guided driving (or cycling) tour of them on your own, or get an expert guide.

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Get up close to the San Andreas Fault in Palm Springs

It’s perhaps one of the best known, and most menacing geological features in North America.  The San Andreas fault is the oft-blamed continental rift responsible for plenty of earthquakes in California. While the science of this tear in the earth’s crust is fascinating, did you know you can actually get up close with this amazing…

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Natural Wonders in Palm Springs

While Palm Springs may be known as a celebrity getaway, or for its desert modern architecture, it’s also becoming famous for its stunning natural wonders. Some of them are worth a full day trip, others can be seen in just an hour or so.

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