While Palm Springs is among the most popular cities in California for its rich history, incredible art and architecture and thriving nightlife and dining scene, there’s also plenty to do in the surrounding area. 

Take a trip up to the High Desert area to discover the many restaurants, golf clubs, parks and museums that can be found here. 

What Are The High Desert And Low Desert In California And Where Are They Located?

The High Desert and Low Desert are informally bordered areas in California that are mostly a distinction known to locals of the area. 

High Desert (also known as Mojave Desert) is about 2,000 feet above sea level, and situated just north of the Low Desert (also known as the Sonoran Desert), which typically sits at about 500 feet…

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Palm Springs VillagefestDreaming of a warm winter? You don’t have to if you decide to visit (or even better, relocate) to somewhere naturally warm, like Palm Springs, California. The early months of the year are among the best times to visit Palm Springs — you’ll avoid the summertime heat that residents know all too well while being able to enjoy the consistently beautiful weather.

Events Throughout the Winter

Palm Springs doesn't slow down for the winter, and their event calendar is proof of that. Throughout the winter you will find many festivals. There’s the Villagefest Street Festival, a regular Thursday evening street festival in Downtown Palm Springs where artisans, entertainers, shops, and restaurants showcase their wares and samples to the public. If you’re only in…

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Just an hour and a half south of Palm Springs is Temecula, a small, luxurious town of a little over 100,000 people that makes a great getaway for Palm Springs homeowners. 

Among the many options of things to do in Temecula are some of the finest wineries in the state, making this a great option to gather some friends and make a weekend of it. 

To help get your weekend planned, we’ve compiled a list of a few of the finest wineries in Temecula you’ll want to check out. 

Baily Vineyard and Winery

Starting on Rancho California Road, Baily Vineyard and Winery has been operating since the early nineties, working with four different vineyards in the area to create some of the finest wines in the area. 

Start the tour off right by having a little…

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View from San Jacinto Mountain near palm springs real estate

One of the many benefits of living in Palm Springs is being surrounded by miles and miles of the natural beauty of this oasis town.

And with so many hiking trails to explore, residents of Palm Springs never run out of places to take in the breathtaking vistas inherent to the area while also catching a little exercise.

To get you excited about these scenic paths, we’ve come up with 5 of the best hiking trails in Palm Springs.

Mount San Jacinto Peak

To get to this nearly 17 kilometer trail, hikers ride up the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway to take in priceless views before even beginning their hike. 

With panoramic scenes overlooking Palm Springs, this hike is a somewhat difficult but incredibly rewarding jaunt. 

Tahquitz Canyon Loop…

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With an incredible view of the San Jacinto mountains completely surrounding this quiet neighborhood, it’s no surprise La Quinta is known as the gem of the desert. 

Containing affluent options for homeowners as well as more economical options, La Quinta homes are sure to impress on first sight of these picturesque homes.

In this week's post, we’ll be taking a look at why La Quinta real estate contains some of the finest options in Palm Springs. 

La Quinta Real Estate

Homes in the La Quinta area take inspiration from the natural beauty of the area they’re in, so many of these are modern and mid-century modern builds with an emphasis on merging indoor and outdoor spaces. 

On the higher end, these homes are the picture of luxury — floor to…

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View of Palm Springs

Palm Springs has a whole host of museums for history buffs as well as those who love learning while being entertained. Museums in Palm Springs are a great mix of this town’s rich cultural heritage in the area and its diverse artistic scene today. So without further ado, here are a few of the many museums waiting for you to explore in Palm Springs. 

Palm Springs Art Museum

Aptly located on Museum Drive in the Downtown Palm Springs area, the Palm Springs Art Museum has multiple permanent exhibits as well as a good number that change every few months, so there’s always something new to discover here. 

From paintings and sculptures to more abstract exhibitions such as glass, the Palm Springs Art Museum is a great way to spend the day appreciating…

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Palm Springs may be an oasis in the middle of a desert, but there’s no dearth of ways to spend a weekend in this tropical paradise. 

While the destination is renowned for its luxury hotels and incredible spas, the desert resort city is a great home base for adventures big and small. The town itself is chock full of quaint cafes, modern eateries, and vintage shops along Palm Canyon Drive. Beyond its borders, a world of active escapades and artistic discoveries awaits.

Ahead of your next weekend in Palm Springs, here are a few ways to spend 48 hours in the playground of stars:

Drive Through Joshua Tree Park 

Joshua Tree National Park is one of the world's most incredible natural wonders. 

Spanning nearly 800,000 acres, the park offers…

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View of golf course surrounding Mesquite Country Club and Golf Course real estate in Palm Springs

Palm Springs is known for its multiple centrally located golf courses, and Mesquite Country Club and Golf Course is among the finest in the area. It’s no surprise that the course has over 600 units settled around this scenic golf course that dishes up beautiful scenes of the San Jacinto mountain range to the west. 

If you’re thinking of moving into Mesquite Country Club and Golf Course homes, we’ve come up with a list of all the finest reasons to live around this scenic area to make your choice even easier.

Luxurious Golf Living 

Life on a golf course can be a dream come true for those looking to step directly out of their living room and onto the fairway — but there’s also benefits for those who have never set foot on the links before.

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Top 5 Palm Springs Restaurants

As the choice vacation destination of many Americans across the nation and tourists across the world, it comes as no surprise that Palm Springs is full of exceptional spaces to dine. Whether you're hankering for classic Americana dishes or elegant French cuisine, Palm Springs is full of premier restaurants where you can delight your taste buds with flavors from all over the world. In fact, Palm Springs boasts one of the most well developed restaurant scenes in the nation.

If you've just moved into the city, put these five restaurants at the top of your list when it comes time to explore the culinary scene in town.

Cheeky's

Today, Cheeky's is the place to be when it comes to brunch, but the popular restaurant was not always a breakfast…

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Due to its close proximity to Hollywood, Palm Springs has been tied to the culture of tinseltown even before this oasis town was incorporated in 1938.

Much of this was due to the “two hour” rule, a famous rule in many actors’ contracts that they could live no more than two hours away from the movie set they were working on. 

Thus, Palm Springs became a haven for some of the biggest names in the business, as this beautiful town was and remains an ideal combination of perfect weather, exquisite nightlife and so much to do year round. 

For your reading pleasure, we’ve gathered the best connections to Old Hollywood’s history in Palm Springs.

Frank Sinatra’s Unique Party Alert

Frank Sinatra was known for hosting some of the most lavish…

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