Desert Isle of Palm Springs
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
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... hill out of Palm Desert, and then wind up narrow twisty canyon roads to find their home at the end of the road, having negotiated quite a few twists and turns.
We arrived and were totally enthralled to visit Ron's pottery studio, exploring his pots with the crystalline glazes, then we went down to visit Susan's print making studio where she makes prints and paints, wonderful works by both of them. A feast for the eyes, both people's work.
... of the day stopping frequently to do mini walks and attempt to do some rock climbing.
There are hundreds of rock climbers around as there were thousands of really big and interesting rock formations. And the Joshua Trees went on forever. The drive was incredibly relaxing as there were slow speed limits and you could slowly drive around and admire the landscape. The view from the top of one of ...
... species. The weather was glorious! We found a lovely quiet, rustic spot at Mecca Beach. The beach was very unusual...instead of sand the shoreline was entirely empty barnacles with dead fish here and there! We later found out during the Second World War the military float planes came in and introduced barnacles. They had no predictors and clung to each other as there were no rocks, and storms washed them ashore. We hiked about ...
... the girls made snow angels. This was Jeffrey, Stacey and Gemma's first experience of snow. A lot of snow ball fights happened as we walked around the trails at the top of Mt San Jacinto.
In the evening we walked up the Main Street of Palm Springs at the local street festival. We saw the Marilyn Monroe statue that recently moved from Chicago. This is a 27 foot high statue called Forever Marilyn ...
... started to fall off so we bought some super glue as we were on the back patio having a smoke fixing her sandals she put a little to much glue on her sandal and it leaked onto her pants and then went onto her leg, well the glue dried and the sandal got stuck on her pants leg and the pants leg got stuck on her leg quite a funny moment so now she is called scar leg. We went to one of the casinos for dinner it ...