Palm Springs may be known for its amazing golf courses and tropical weather, but it's even better known for its mid-century modern architecture. 

The city is brimming with these beautiful mid-century modern homes, which gives the area an aesthetically pleasing, unique style..

You know you're looking at a mid-century modern home if it's built with three prominent characteristics, the first being minimalism.

These homes have sleek lines and simple designs that prioritize functionality over everything else. Nothing about the architecture of these homes is superfluous.

The next characteristic is an emphasis on nature. And what better place to bring nature into the home than in Palm Springs? Most of these homes have large floor-to-ceiling windows…

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While Palm Springs may be more popularly known for its mid century modern homes, it's also got a wealth of homes built in beautiful Spanish architecture as well. Also known by a multitude of other names such as Spanish Colonial, Mediterranean, Spanish Eclectic and Mission Revival, these homes can be identified by their eye towards a blend of adobe architectural designs from Mexican Indigenous populations as well as American Colonial designs. 

Spanish Architecture homes can be distinguished by red terra cotta roofs, white stucco walls, decorative iron workings, exposed wooden beams and arched doorways. 

In this article, we'll be taking a look at four Palm Springs neighborhoods that have some of the finest examples of Spanish Architecture homes in…

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Palm Desert’s resorts and spas offer some of the best ways to relax. The establishments have outdoor pools and spa services to help you unwind. Their friendly atmosphere can also help you escape the stress of a busy life.

Do you want to find some places to unwind and relieve stress? We recommend visiting these places to cool off and relax in Palm Desert, CA.Find Places to Relax in Palm Desert, CA

Embarc Palm Desert

This resort is well known for its spacious rooms and family-friendly service. They also have four outdoor pools and spa tubs. Apart from this, they also have a health club. They take wellness to the next level! It is one kilometer away from Desert Willow Golf Resort.

JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa

This 4.5-star luxury…

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What exactly is the Street Fair at College of the Desert? 

It’s an open-air shopping experience in Coachella Valley with literally everything in a mall. Local vendors sell fresh produce, street food, clothes, accessories, utensils, etc. They even have cars on display, live entertainment, and art exhibits. 

The best part is the prices are lower than in the malls. 

Things to Expect in the Street Fair at College of the Desert

Social Distancing

The Street Fair at College of the Desert is COVID-19 compliant, so expect social distancing protocols for shoppers and vendors. 

New Merchants

Since reopening last January 1, 2022, new merchants have joined the Street Fair at College of the Desert. Currently, these are the vendors included in the…

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With around 30,000 properties with Mid-Century Modern architecture in the Greater Palm Springs area, there's no surprise that this oasis town is known unofficially as the Modernist capital of the world. 

To commemorate this rich history, Palm Springs celebrates Modernism Week, a festival that features over three hundred events, such as tours of the architecture in the town, golf tournaments, car shows and more. 

Starting next Thursday, February 17 and going until Sunday, February 27, this annual festival draws in crowds from all over the world interested in the history and architecture of this beautiful city.

Things To Do During Modernism Week

To help you get the most out of Modernism Week, we've come up with a list of the hottest events you…

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Palm Springs is a great place to live and a great place to vacation. The sunny weather and friendly community attract people from all over the country. If you plan to buy a home here, you will find properties for sale in Palm Springs that cover a range of styles. The real estate covers everything from the perfect vacation home to the ideal property for raising a family.

Many of the homes in Palm Springs are known for their architecture and design. It is another one of the factors that attract people to the city. This post will look at some popular design styles for residential properties in Palm Springs.

Mid-Century Modern

Mid-century modern is the most common architectural style in Palm Springs. This style of architecture was popular during the…

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Calling all art lovers! Next weekend sees the arrival of Intersect Palm Springs, an annual exhibition which combines curated collections of modern and contemporary art in a series of exhibitions beginning next Friday, February 10 and running for three days until Sunday, February 13.

This year sees the tenth anniversary of the festival ever since its inception in 2012, then called Art Palm Springs. Located in the Palm Springs Exhibition Center in Downtown Palm Springs and featuring multiple exhibitions, curated spaces, talks and other events, Intersect Palm Springs allows residents and tourists to enjoy. 

This Year's Curated Spaces

Intersect Palm Springs features two main curated spaces this year, Good Vibrations and ZZYZX Redux. With a theme of…

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The Rancho Mirage is known as a playground of princes and presidents. Among others, Barack Obama, Richard Nixon, and Gerald Ford have all relaxed in this special place. This haven includes iconic art museums, first-rate lifestyle hubs, and one-of-a-kind attractions that leave visitors refreshed. We recommend exploring these sights in Rancho Mirage with family and friends.

Top Sights In Rancho Mirage

Rancho Mirage offers a boundless luxurious experience. You can enjoy sunny weather, cool down in beautiful resort pools, and savor dishes at five-star restaurants. Apart from this, you'll find that hint of old-world charm as you stroll through the local museums and parks.

Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort and Spa

Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort and Spa…

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