Lido Palms Resort and Spa
Travel Blogs from Desert Hot Springs
... down on an adjustable lawn-like chair, on a good, soft mattress with only a sheet to cover you. Nearby there is a diorama of a desert in a low-light setting: yucca, saguaro cacti and a perpetual stream of water all intended on their own to aid in relaxation. Falling asleep is common. But alas, not today.
While I was there two other guys were languishing across the room on lawn chairs too. But they were there for ...
... even "snowed" in the auditorium a couple of times. The snow was some sort of bubbles but it looked like big fat snowflakes falling!
There is a church service right here at Sands but it is very traditional. We also tried another church down the road but Bob said it "smelled like old people". It was also a very old style of service and during the hymns a guy stood at the front and "conducted" ...
... dogs several times? Well, she did! Awe, come on, you really didn't think that she doesn't pull her weight around here, did you? She gets her work done then has fun!
This is the last entry for this blog. Home is only four hours away. This trip has really been fun and unlike our neighbors from Canada and the Northern U.S. we were here to vacation, not to escape freezing winter weather. As I write, the evening air is pleasantly warm. What a change from just a couple of days ago. Vaya con ...
... for all to enjoy. The sculptures include life sized replicas of prehistoric elephants elephants, giant tortoise, camels, saber toothed cats, tapirs, raptors and dinosaurs that were at one time indigenous to the area as well as farm workers, mountain sheep, a prospector and his mule. Our favorite- the serpent.
The serpent is awesome. Its about 350' long, its head facing the sun as if heading towards the mountains. It undulates in and out of the sand as ...
We went into Desert Hot Springs in search of the Cabot Museum. It lies on the hill east of downtown. Our intent was to take a look around and make a reservation for a tour tomorrow. As is our M.O. as of late we were the first visitors to arrive. We decided to change our plan and tour today!
This place is certainly worth seeing. It was built by one man, Cabot Yerxa. I was astounded to learn how this one man touched so many souls and accomplished so much in just one lifetime. ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking