Lido Palms Resort and Spa
Travel Blogs from Desert Hot Springs
... as bus chocks since it didn't burn too well. It still didn't burn well.
We let the fire smolder, settled in under the milky way, and watched some stars fall from from the sky. Marcus slept like a little girl on his soft fluffy air mattress, Andy went the Cowboy Way and slept on the ground.
... bus ride through Las Vegas, a brief ride on route 66, down across the alkaline flats of the Mojave, through the post apocalyptic desert community of Wonder Vally CA, and park the bus at the rustic Joshua Tree Lake RV park.
With scant hours of daylight remaining and wanting to cram one more adventure in we hustled to Joshua Tree National Park.
Joshua tree has ...
Two days ago the weatherman gave a glimmer of hope that the cold windy weather was to subside. So how better to take advantage of decent weather but to take a field trip?
Thousand Palms Oasis Preserve is located approximately 16 miles southeast of the RV park. Many of those miles are in uncharted territory, at least we haven't traveled them. We head to the southeast on Dillon Road passing the funky looking but well stocked Blairs Landing ...
... through water. It spans Berrego Springs Road with the last segment of the "animal" flattening out- its tail has rattles like a rattle snake. It is spectacular!
We then head over to Anza Berrego State Park Visitor Center. It is built into a hillside so it is invisible from the parking lot. It sports a botanical garden containing native plants....... and fish!
What the? Pup fish are the only fish in these parts that can live in salt or brackish water that ...
... is interesting but the story of his life is astonishing. I've attempted to condense information concerning Cabot. I haven't done a good job of that as I found the man and his accomplishments so fascinating. I hope you enjoy it.
The following are excerpts taken from the application for the National Register of Historic Places for Cabot's Pueblo:
Historical Significance of Event - this property embodies the history of settlement of California’s desert from ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking