BEST WESTERN PLUS Palm Desert
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Up bright and early this morning for the drive to Palms Springs. Not much to see on the way though, just more desert. We did stop at the Joshua Tree National Park to see the famous Joshua Trees. On driving through Palms Springs you can see why it is the place rich people come to vacation. Everywhere you look there are beautifully landscaped Golf …
... below the resort, from our earth's core.
-the 5th and last station is a cool-down room.
You can repeat 4 of these as many times as you wish on your visit but the mineral soak is only a one-off for health and safety reasons: its 135 degrees F. Myself, I repeated the four twice and mineral-soaked once. In the last room, the cool down recovery room, I not only found recovery and also humor.
In the recovery room ...
Today we had a 12:36 tee time at the Santa Rosa golf course in Sun City. A little bit cloudy (!). Guy and Celine said it was the first clouds in a long time. Probably 75 degrees, so not too shabby. After our wonderful, gourmet meal of pork tenderloin prepared by our hosts last night, we were quite happy to knock around in the morning and just talk. We enjoy our Montreal friends so much. Celine is now ...
... with us on day one and on the last day was stuck on the second floor in his large wheel chair. Every elevator that had stopped at the floor was full. One soldier alerted a completely full elevator that John had been waiting a long time to get to the ground floor and "could someone give up their space on the elevator for John?"...The elevator emptied...and the soldiers watched John glide into his own elevator....the soldiers then hauled their bikes ...
... What a sweetheart.
Along with those two beauties, I was able to see my aunt Dolly in whom I was able to connect on an absolutely wonderful level. She's darling I tell you. We went out to dinner, all three of us and she kept the silence to a minimum which i was sincerely grateful for. She is technically my great aunt but I've never known her as that, it's always been closer even though we were never that close. Another night, we went out by ourselves and ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center