The Saguaro Palm Springs, a Joie de Vivre Hotel
Travel Blogs from Palm Springs
... convention room. By now I'm chuckling to myself and close my eyes in acceptance. It is a spa I'm in after all. Then somehow I find myself waking up 45 minutes later!
Its time to get ready to go 'cause Mom is picking me up shortly. I make my way to the change area, drink gallons of ice cold tea and juice water - maybe THIS is the 'Taking in the Water'? - then I shower, dry off and get dressed.
End of story.
... and are more than welcome to a state which is experiencing the worst drought in its history, but along with this has already come flash floods and we even in P.S. Are in a wether advisory zone for today and into tomorrow. Ironically that's good for a city like Los Angeles which has not seen an inch of rain since October, 2011, and just yesterday the ...
... away not long after the trip. But it was lovely to be able to spend some time with Faith. We met Faith and Lillian's niece and husband and their daughter, plus Brian , Lillian's foster son., at the big travelling statue of Marilyn Monroe We went on to a little museum of Palm Springs, which was really interesting. Back to Marilyn for a photo shoot of Ken. Then we went for a hike around Indian canyon. It was fantastic, massive rock collections with a beautiful little ...
... there was a possibility of dust storms.We also experienced our second instance of trying to dodge tumbleweeds.
You can imagine our disappointment when Desert Centre, California turned out to be a ghost town and we needed gas. Nonetheless there was a Chevron station 23 miles down the road at Chiriaco Summit. Thank goodness!
We pulled into the Palm Springs area in time for a late lunch and ...
... like freeways all the way. Laura volunteered to drive which meant that Phil messed with the Sat Nav and we had an hour of Afrikaans which was ok as it meant Tom could do his springboks accent. One wrong turn too many and we soon changed it to a lovely Australian woman called Karen whom Ella called Sheila at every opportunity. So, I did say uneventful... Sheila took us off the freeway, onto an old highway which took ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service