Travel Blogs from Palm Springs, United States

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Life, Liberty and my adventures through Las Vegas., Palm Springs, United States travel blog

Life, Liberty and my adventures through Las Vegas.

A travel blog entry by rebn

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... went from a sea blue to a foggy filthy haze. YUcK! My first impression of the L.A. area was rather unpleasant, but our destination was Joshua Tree so we headed East again. Which brings me to Lalajava in Palm Springs from where I type this very ...

Weekend #9 - LA to Palm Springs, Palm Springs, United States travel blog

Weekend #9 - LA to Palm Springs

A travel blog entry by barratt

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... Sunset Blvd and along Hollywood Blvd, through Hollywood and onto the 101. By-passed downtown Los Angeles and made my way towards Palm Springs stopping at a Wal-Mart Car Park just outside Riverside. Not a great day, nothing much to see, too much traffic ...

Retro times!, Palm Springs, United States travel blog

Retro times!

A travel blog entry by americantale

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... , a little toy train running above everyone's heads on an overhead track and most of all the food in red plastic baskets was awesome. Palm Springs is literally surrounded by deserts but we'd been told we should go on the aerial tramway so that we get a ...

Same Old Stuff!, Palm Springs, United States travel blog

Same Old Stuff!

A travel blog entry by barratt

... time to kill so I paid a visit to the local immigration office to ask what the options were in order to live permanently in the States. As expected the answers are as follows: (a) Marry a US citizen. 2 hopes -Bob Hope and No Hope! - For 45 years haven't ...

The Colour of the Desert, Palm Springs, United States travel blog

The Colour of the Desert

A travel blog entry by 9lives

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Richard golfed at 8:30 this morning at the Tahquitz Creek Golf Course. It was a beautiful morning and I used the time to read the paper, do a Sudoku puzzle, sun and read.His fees included a couple of beers so we enjoyed those before lunch at our resort - ...

Palm Springs Weekend, Palm Springs, United States travel blog

Palm Springs Weekend

A travel blog entry by andrewjerome

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... 't taste quite as good as the free meatballs they were giving to a charity softball team nearby. Since everyone retires early in Palm Springs (literally), we decided to call it a night afterwards. Day 4 In theory, we could've left Palm Springs earlier ...

Palm Springs, Palm Springs, United States travel blog

Palm Springs

A travel blog entry by barratt

... was killed in a plane crash. He also told me that he used to be Lee Trevino's chauffeur, when the "Tour" stopped off in Palm Springs. I guess he was in his 60's, had pearly white teeth with hair to match, stood 6½ ft tall, reasonably handsome with a ...

Visit with Nevenka in San Pedro and Palm Springs, Palm Springs, United States travel blog

Visit with Nevenka in San Pedro and Palm Springs

A travel blog entry by 1414kath

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Journey from Sky Valley to Palm Springs, Palm Springs, United States travel blog

Journey from Sky Valley to Palm Springs

A travel blog entry by jameswidowss

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Brief drive from Sky Valley to the main strip in Palm Springs where we stopped for dinner. ...

Final Days, Cathedral City, Palm Springs, United States travel blog

Final Days

A travel blog entry by barratt

... this last 3 months? A total of 83 rounds of golf played in 90 days, including Pebble Beach and Death Valley. A total of 19 States visited, coast to coast across the USA. 11,500 miles in my RV. I've met John Goodman and Will Smith, shaken hands with ...

Palm Springs is the Full Monty!, Palm Springs, United States travel blog

Palm Springs is the Full Monty!

A travel blog entry by mememe

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... everyone English swear words. The party goers especially like BOLLOCKS. lol. BIG thanks to Mike for inviting me, and to the hosts. Been to Palm Springs a few times, and never get fed up with it. Was sad to leave on Tuesday. 4 days was just not enough! X ...

Weekend #10 - Palm Springs, Palm Springs, United States travel blog

Weekend #10 - Palm Springs

A travel blog entry by barratt

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... you off, dude"(they actually say that over here, it's not just Hollywood talk!) So you may have guessed, that I'm staying in Palm Springs for another week. I've decided that everything I want is here; it's hot (110 degrees today), dry and beautiful, ...

Kingman to Palm Springs CA, Kingman to Palm Springs CA, United States travel blog

Kingman to Palm Springs CA

A travel blog entry by roddywyllie

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... through endless desert on straight roads that just went on forever. There were no gas station for over 50 miles. We came into Palm Springs around 3:00pm but stopped at a Chinese Restaurant as by this time we were famished. I can honestly say the China ...

Palm Springs to Santa Barbara (Via Santa Monica), Palm Springs to Santa Barbara, United States travel blog

Palm Springs to Santa Barbara (Via Santa Monica)

A travel blog entry by roddywyllie

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We left Palm Springs early to make our way to Santa Barbara. As we were making good time we decided to change the itinerary slightly by re-joining Route 66 in San Bernadina. Los Angeles County is a huge metropolitan area made up of several cities ...

Mountains high, deserts low. All awesome., Palm Springs, United States travel blog

Mountains high, deserts low. All awesome.

A travel blog entry by matthew-harvey

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... way. There are always hundreds of motels next to the freeways. America seems to be the land of the motel. Not finding a place in Palm Springs turned out to be lucky because we drove past a sign for an Aerial Tramway which goes to a national park at the ...

Start of Back Nine, Palm Springs, United States travel blog

Start of Back Nine

A travel blog entry by barratt

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28/04/07 - Escena ("Es Seena") GC - Still in Palm Springs but a different course and the first course to be built in Palm Springs for over 20 years. Played 36 holes - am with Jay (Ohio) nice guy and the first person of a similar age that could actually ...

Cimarron GC, Palm Springs, United States travel blog

Cimarron GC

A travel blog entry by barratt

16/05/07 - Cimarron GC - Bought a cheap golf package which entitles me to 1 round of golf every day for just £13 a throw. The golf course is not the best you can play, but there are no houses, it's very well manicured, greens are medium paced and ...

We're Retirees!  Our Plans..., Palm Springs, United States travel blog

We're Retirees! Our Plans...

A travel blog entry by pykesonthego

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... Of course, nothing's carved in stone, but here are our plans for the next couple of months, as they now stand: 1/8-1/11 Palm Springs/Indio, CA 1/11-1/17 Desert Hot Springs, CA 1/17-1/20 Casa Grande, AZ 1/20-1/23 Phoenix International Raceway, ...

This Is What It Is All About!, Palm Springs, United States travel blog

This Is What It Is All About!

A travel blog entry by 9lives

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... the Centre and even found some chocolate covered figs that we would have bought had they been dark chocolate. We drove the length of Palm Canyon Dr. to Mesquite Ave.- way more shops and restaurants than we found last night walking. The parking is great - ...

Majesty, Grandeur, Humility, Palm Springs, United States travel blog

Majesty, Grandeur, Humility

A travel blog entry by 9lives

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This morning we ticked off two things from the Palm Springs bucket list and they were both full of majesty and grandeur and made us feel humble.   We hiked the Tahquitz Canyon before it got too hot - predicted high of 76 degrees F today! The Tahquitz ...

Palm Springs, Palm Springs, United States travel blog

Palm Springs

A travel blog entry by westwoods

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... Gareth and Paul) We collected our hire car from a company based at the Hollywood Hilton and, after a quick photo, headed off towards Palm Springs for a night at Neil's before travelling on with him to Las Vegas. Neil was a brilliant host for us for the ...

Last days in Palm Springs, Palm Springs, United States travel blog

Last days in Palm Springs

A travel blog entry by barratt

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... the case that big people are "gentle giants" - this guy was really polite and quietly spoken. 02/05/07 - My last day in Palm Springs which I spent @ Mesquite CC. Not a great course but what can you expect for $30?But even so, the backdrop is ...

Palm Springs.....part one, Palm Springs, United States travel blog

Palm Springs.....part one

A travel blog entry by lizandgerry

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... and laze around the pool in comfort.     We've spent some of our time enjoying the weekly Streetfest in Palm Springs on Thursday evenings purchasing some of the artistry and craftsmanship. We also attended the Dwight Yoakam concert at one of ...

Rainy days and Mondays, Palm Springs, Ca., United States travel blog

Rainy days and Mondays

A travel blog entry by mjslonim

... I can't tell you how good it feels.  That storm chased us away from the California coast and followed us here to Palm Springs.  Sometimes even being mobile is not enough to control your weather.  What a storm!  It sounded like popcorn ...

Relaxing in the desert, Palm Springs, United States travel blog

Relaxing in the desert

A travel blog entry by elliotandcarla

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... we can't write about Vegas without writing about the journey to Vegas. The easiest way was by Greyhound bus which takes 6 ½ hours from Palm Springs. What we didn't realised was that no normal American take the bus. We had been given one hint, which is ...

The desert is hot - fact., Palm Springs, United States travel blog

The desert is hot - fact.

A travel blog entry by freddiewright

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... but I did somehow know it was an earthquake.  I googled it the next day and sure enough there was a 3.6 earthquake just outside Palm Springs - 3.6 is quite a small one in comparison to some and thankfully didn't cause any damage or ...

Home at last, Palm Springs, United States travel blog

Home at last

A travel blog entry by voyager-sue

Palm ...

Palm Springs, Palm Springs, United States travel blog

Palm Springs

A travel blog entry by debandalan

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... of a tourist magnet. Well girls if you like shopping this is the place to be shops, shopping malls and premium outlets all over Palm Springs a shopping Mecca For the guys well only 6 golf courses and 6 casino to keep you busy. The sole of Debs sandals ...

I poolen i Palm Springs, Palm Springs, United States travel blog

I poolen i Palm Springs

A travel blog entry by hefto

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Så er vi naaet til Palm Springs! Det er bare super at dase i poolen, for her er temmeligt varmt! 105 F i skyggen - det er altsaa varmt. En overnatning her ogsaa videre til oerkenen. Hej fra ...

Just Golf, Palm Springs, United States travel blog

Just Golf

A travel blog entry by barratt

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22/05/07 - First full day of free golf - Having made a decision to spend the remaining 3 weeks here at Palm Springs playing golf, I won't be writing much in my travel blog. Everyday is gonna be 2 rounds of golf and, if today is anything to go by I'll be ...

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