Posts Tagged ‘golf’

Palm Springs visitor guide: Golfing Desert Horizons in Indian Wells

I love to golf while in Palm Springs.  The gorgeous scenery, warm air and mountain views, plus almost unbelievably perfect weather make golf a great passtime while on vacation. This trip, we’d been invited to play Desert Horizons Country Club in Indian Wells, California by a friend. Since my husband and I don’t get too…

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Guide to public golf in Palm Springs California

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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 during winter, and for you to get out of the blustery winter temperatures too. Palm…

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24 hours in Cathedral City

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Cathedral City, California – or “Cat City” for short – is a desert oasis tucked into Riverside County that is one of the best cities to spend time in if you’re in the area, even if you only have 24 hours. The city is packed with history and things to do, so be ready to…

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Nine and Dine in Palm Springs

Summer golf can be a challenge in Palm Springs. With the heat of the day it takes careful scheduling to avoid the worst of the daytime sun. If you’re going to play, sometimes a great option for golf is a quick nine holes and a bite at one of the great clubs in Palm Springs. Here’s…

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What should President Obama do in Palm Springs?

The word is out. Former president Barack Obama  and former first lady Michelle have arrived in Palm Springs following a busy day of festivities surrounding the Donald trump inaguration.  The Obamas plan to spend some time in the Coachella Valley for a little rest and relaxation after their two term stint in Washington.

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Day Trip from Palm Springs: What to do in Borrego Springs

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 trip, and it’s loaded with things to do if you’re into photography, hiking, golf or…

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