Palm Springs Traveller

Discover and explore California's Desert Masterpiece

Palm Springs Traveller

Discover and explore California's Desert Masterpiece

Everything you need to plan your dream trip to Palm Springs, California

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Survive summer in Palm Springs

Summer temps in the desert can be stifling. So what are the best places to keep cool and beat the heat? These are our picks for keeping cool in Palm Springs

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Rent a home in Palm Springs

When many people think ‘vacation’ they think of hotels where you get access to a concierge, room service, and 24 hour staff. While hotels are luxurious, another option is to rent a home for a cost-effective stay.


Take a guided hike through Joshua Tree National Park

Thinking about hiking in Joshua Tree Park? You could go it alone, or take a guide. We opted for a guided half day experience. Here’s what to expect.

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Modern home tour: seeing inside Frey II house

If you’ve ever wanted to see inside some of the amazing homes in Palm Springs, you can. There are some fun tours that can take you inside modern icons.

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What’s up with the windmills?

There are hundreds of windmills near Palm Springs. Why? What is it about this area that makes it perfect for wind turbines? We’ll tell you what gives and how you can get up close to these behemoths.

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3 great desert treks near Palm Springs California

There are hundreds of great hikes in the palm Springs area. Where should you start? If you want to get out and explore the desert, we’ve got three great options.