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.
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 … Continued
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
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
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
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
At first glance, it seems like a rather plain and unassuming home; low roof line, with a clipped row of hedges and some desert landscaping. But this minimalist desert exterior is hiding a pretty big secret; it’s the former home … Continued
Have you ever traveled to a place that instantly felt like home? A place where you feel like you could live and be comfortable from day one? Palm Springs is that place for me. I get to the desert … Continued