Palm Desert JAN 2016
Collected by Cynthia Hadjiyannis
101 N Museum Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92262, USA
I got a preview of the new Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert, California. In addition to the influential collection of art, the garden around the museum is beautifully designed and showcases the frailty of the desert.
Palm Springs, CA, USA
If you're in the Palm Springs area, I highly recommend checking out Tahquitz Canyon! It's a beautiful, moderate hike through the canyon and you have the chance to see wildlife, plants and Native American artifacts. However, the highlight of this...
38520 S Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92264, USA
I had just arrived at Indian Canyons for a day of hiking. There is a trail directly off of the top parking lot leading to West Fork Falls. Just a little below the falls I was standing next to a tree. This hummingbird flew into it and stayed put...
2500 S Toledo Ave, Palm Springs, CA 92264, USA
Smoke Tree Stables provides Western horseback rides for all types of riders. Guests will get to check out various trails along Smoke Tree Mountain. Length and difficulty of rides vary based on experience and preference. Got a group? Smoke Tree...
80225 US Hwy 111, Indio, CA 92201, USA
Roadside attractions are often tacky but Shields Date Garden & Café is a sweet, nostalgic classic. Floyd and Bess Shields started gardening date palms without chemical fertilizers or pesticides on their 17-acre farm in 1924. Their garden-side...
73-910 CA-111 F, Palm Desert, CA 92260, USA
When not tending her own farm, Lorraine is at the local Certified Famers’ Markets selecting the freshest fruits and vegetables to craft into delicious organic juices, smoothies, snacks, sandwiches, and desserts. All the dishes and drinks she...
25905 CA-243, Idyllwild, CA 92549, USA
Less than an hour's drive from Palm Desert, Idyllwild is an oasis of Redwood trees and granite peaks. About a mile above sea level, Idyllwild has a boarding school for burgeoning artists. In the summer, when the kids are away, Idyllwild Arts...
6554 Park Blvd, Joshua Tree, CA 92252, USA
Joshua Tree park is one spectacular place. Bring gallons of water, a sturdy pair of shoes and a reliable camera. The sights are breathtaking! Once you enter the park, your pass is good for 7 full days. Which gives you more than enough time to see...
67425 Two Bunch Palms Trail, Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240, USA
Desert Hot Springs is situated right across the valley from Palm Springs and is known for the quality of its mineral waters, considered the best in the world for their composition and healing powers. Two Bunch Palms is the best resort to...
78100 Main St #108, La Quinta, CA 92253, USA
The Coachella Valley's Certified Farmers' Market sells straight from the farms on different days of the week in Palm Springs, Old Town La Quinta, and Palm Desert. Local farmers supply it all including fruits, nuts, veggies, olive oil, cheese,...
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