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What is VillageFest Palm Springs?

By Palm Springs Traveller Staff / May 31, 2018 / Comments Off on What is VillageFest Palm Springs?

It always feels a bit odd to walk down the middle of a normally busy street, without the need to watch for traffic. But we’re here with thousands of other visitors and residents, strolling down the centre of Palm Canyon Drive in Palm Springs as part of a huge and fun weekly event: VillageFest.

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Live large in a modern, cool hotel lobby or pool bar in Palm Springs

By Palm Springs Traveller Staff / May 30, 2018 / Comments Off on Live large in a modern, cool hotel lobby or pool bar in Palm Springs

Do you love chic hotels & admiring their luxe amenities, even if you can’t afford to stay? Grabbing a cocktail at a fancy hotel is a great way to see it.

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ATV adventure in Ocotillo Wells – Desert Dune Buggy Rental

By Palm Springs Traveller Staff / January 7, 2018 / Comments Off on ATV adventure in Ocotillo Wells – Desert Dune Buggy Rental

The desert barren and boring? Not a chance. There’s bubbling mud pits, an ancient reef and stone ‘pumpkins’ to see: you’ll just need a 4-wheel drive to get there. Here’s how we did it:

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Two Bunch Palms Spa, Desert Hot Springs Treatment to Try: Mud Bath, Angel Reading Two Bunch Palms Spa is one of the most renowned spas in the Palm Springs area. This legendary spa offers unique treatments like mud therapy, water therapy, massage therapy, plus body therapy, natural nail care, personal wellness stations, and wellness classes. One of the most unique facial treatments is the Oxygeneo Facial, which uses oxygen to exfoliate and rejuvenate the skin. You can also try an ayurvedic massage in which two therapists work on your simultaneously or you can attend a Shaman Clearing Session where you can “align yourself with your sacred destiny.”

Girls Weekend in Palm Springs

By Palm Springs Traveller Staff / August 22, 2017 / Comments Off on Girls Weekend in Palm Springs

From the sun to the scenery, and great places to stay, dine and be entertained, Palm Springs is a perfect destination for a girls’ weekend away. It’s easy to get to; a short flight from many locations or a quick drive from San Diego, or Los Angeles, but it can feel like a world away.

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Take a guided hike through Joshua Tree National Park

By Erin L / August 8, 2017 / Comments Off on 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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3 great desert treks near Palm Springs California

By Palm Springs Traveller Staff / May 18, 2017 / Comments Off on 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.

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4 easy hikes in Palm Springs city

By Palm Springs Traveller Staff / May 14, 2017 / Comments Off on 4 easy hikes in Palm Springs city

There’s no need to leave the city to enjoy some desert scenery and unusual sights. These 4 hikes in Palm Springs are all easy to do, easy to get to, and quick and easy to execute.

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