17 Things to do in Palm Springs

Palm Springs is a popular destination for people in California and around the world. The pools, restaurants, golf courses, and adventures have welcomed those looking for a weekend getaway for years now, and there are always new places popping up to explore. I have been going to the area since I was young and I […]

Desert View Trail in the San Jacinto Wilderness from Palm Springs Tram

The Desert View Trail leaves from the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway Station and goes out on an easy 2.5-mile loop. It’s a great trail for the whole family as there is not much elevation gain and there are five notches where you can get different views of the valley below you. Here is all the […]

Palm Springs Aerial Tramway: Ride from the Cactus to the Clouds

The Palm Springs desert can be a hot place to be in the summer, so being able to take a 15-minute tram ride up over 6,000 feet is a welcome escape. The Palm Springs Ariel Tram, located 10 minutes outside of town, is just that. This engineering marvel has been here for over 50 years, […]

Desert X Art Show in the Coachella Valley: Finding the Mirror House and 11 Other Exhibits

Desert X has officially closed, but the Mirror House is on display for a little longer. You can check if it is still open here. Desert X is one of those expansive art events that is worthy of the journey it takes to visit all of its unique pieces. This show, if you can call […]

Palm Springs Guide: Celebrity Homes, Museums, Shopping, Food & Hikes

For decades Palm Springs has been a playground for both the rich and famous and the weekend warriors. During the summer it reaches over 110 degrees, but that doesn’t stop people from flocking to its pools and activities. I prefer visiting in the winter as it is less busy and it allows me to spend […]

Downtown Palm Springs: 12 Spots to Check Out

If you are a traditional shopper then I am sure you do not need any help from me with what are the best things to explore in downtown Palm Spring’s plethora of shops. I for one am not a traditional shopper though, I enjoy finding the more unique spots to explore in the city. While many of […]

Ruddy’s 1930’s General Store & Museum in Palm Springs

If you are looking for something out of the ordinary to do when you visit Palm Springs, look no further then a trip to Ruddy’s General Store and Museum. This fantastic little spot is designed to look exactly how a general store from the 1930’s would look, complete with products, food and other antiques from […]

Palm Springs Air Museum: Historic Planes in the Desert

Even though most people spend their time by the pool when in Palm Springs, there are a lot of great options in the city to explore like historic houses and fun museums. One example of that is the airplane museum right on the other side of the Palm Springs Airport. This museum is full of beautifully […]

Trio Restaurant In Palm Springs: Fantastic Three Course Happy Hour Menu

When looking for a restaurant in Palm Springs there is no lack of options for a great meal in the city. I always like to find a spot that has the right mix of price to quality though and feel that Trio is one of the better spots for this in the city. They have […]

Bill’s Pizza in Palm Springs: Fresh Pizza & Fun Atmosphere

Right across the street from the Hard Rock Hotel in Palm Springs is Bill’s Pizza, one of the top 100 pizza places in the United States, according to TripAdvisor. I went to check it out on a Saturday night and the place was hoping with no empty seats and everyone making noise and having a good […]