Amazing Homes in Palm Springs Part 3 – Public Buildings

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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 … Continued

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 … Continued

Get up close to the San Andreas Fault in Palm Springs

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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 … Continued

Natural Wonders in Palm Springs

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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 … Continued

Day Trip from Palm Springs: What to do in Borrego Springs

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Recently on a visit to Palm Springs, I was invited to spend a weekend in a town not far from the Coachella Valley. I’d never heard of Borrego Springs before, but I quickly found it’s an easy weekend or day … Continued