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5 Must-Hike Trails in the Coachella Valley

5 Must-Hike Trails in the Coachella Valley

  • Aug 18, 2017

SoCal's Coachella Valley is arguably one of America’s best, most unique places to hike. Its proximity to the 2,650-mile Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) means it’s convenient for trekkers to reach some of California’s tallest peaks, plus you’ll find diverse trails winding through Coachella Valley National Wildlife Refuge and Joshua Tree National Park.

What to Know About Palm Springs’ New Kimpton Hotel Project

What to Know About Palm Springs’ New Kimpton Hotel Project

  • Aug 15, 2017

All the dining options at the desert area’s tallest new building

Palm Springs – California’s Playground For The Rich And Famous - radio interview

Palm Springs – California’s Playground For The Rich And Famous - radio interview

  • Aug 14, 2017

The city of Palm Springs has been a popular holiday destination for residents of nearby Los Angeles for almost a century. And although it started as a health resort in the early 1900’s, it was the A-list stars from Hollywood who really put it on the map.

The World’s Most Beautiful Animal

The World’s Most Beautiful Animal

  • Aug 9, 2017

A new biography of screen siren Ava Gardner shows that her enduring legacy includes Palm Springs and Frank Sinatra.

The Designer of Middle Eastern Palaces Opens Up His California Retreat

The Designer of Middle Eastern Palaces Opens Up His California Retreat

  • Aug 1, 2017

Inside the July/August issue of Vogue Arabia Martyn Lawrence Bullard, the designer behind Middle Eastern palaces and Hollywood mansions, opens up his Palm Springs weekend retreat.

Sneak Peek: Kimpton’s Latest Resort Brings Modern Luxury to Palm Springs

Sneak Peek: Kimpton’s Latest Resort Brings Modern Luxury to Palm Springs

  • Jul 24, 2017

The sleek hotel will boast some of the best views—and the only rooftop pool—in town.

Ace Hotel: Palm Springs' Playground for the Cool Kids

Ace Hotel: Palm Springs' Playground for the Cool Kids

  • Jul 24, 2017

There’s a scene that takes place every weekend at the Ace Hotel and Swim Club in Palm Springs. Trendy, 20- and 30-somethings descend from LA and SD to take over the retro-chic property in search of sun and poolside cocktails. Ask any bronzed beauty what they do for a living and chances are you’ll find yourself mingling with a fashion photographer, a young Hollywood starlet, or an aspiring screenwriter taking a break from the hectic city life.

Eater LA: Where to Eat in Palm Springs, Summer 2017

Eater LA: Where to Eat in Palm Springs, Summer 2017

  • Jun 29, 2017

The Palm Springs restaurant scene continues to change and adapt, though not quite as often as LA's, but still with the fervor that a smaller city might not usually see. It's helpful that major events like Coachella and Desert Trip bring tens of thousands of visitors to the area, plus plenty of snowbirders once the weather cools off in the fall and winter months.

Racked.com: Palm Springs, the Perfect Vintage Shopping Day from LA

Racked.com: Palm Springs, the Perfect Vintage Shopping Day from LA

  • Jun 29, 2017

I started going to Palm Springs at a young age with friends and family, sometimes heading to Joshua Tree after. I used to go every three months because my friend had a house there, and I would stay with her.

The appeal of Palm Springs is actually that there isn't that much to do — what you do is just lounge. And maybe you go on a hike, but it’s all about the lounging and relaxing. So there isn’t really that much to do, but the key is knowing the good places before you go. I heard about these vintage stores through suggestions from friends and locals when I was looking to discover something new.

Bay Area Reporter: Palm Springs offers summer deals

Bay Area Reporter: Palm Springs offers summer deals

  • Jun 29, 2017

I was eating lunch at the Hacienda at Warm Sands in Palm Springs last Tuesday in 92-degree heat and an hour later I was working off the meal on a hike in Mount San Jacinto State Park, where it was a very comfortable 60 degrees. While some may be reluctant to visit Palm Springs in the middle of the summer, there is still plenty to do – even outside – despite the average high temperature this time of year of 100-plus.