Parker Palm Springs
Travel Blogs from Palm Springs
Thanks to spending almost two weeks in National Parks, I think Kathryn and I were both covered in a stubborn layer of grime and dirt by the time we reached California. We needed a good scrubbing before we could safely re-enter society.. or a good defoliation!
Enter the Parker Meridian. My friend and fellow Groton alum Jute Ramsay …
Went on the Palm Springs aerial tram today - fits 80 people! Incredible experience - starting from a height of 2643 feet up to 8516 feet - almost 1800 metre increase. Fabulous views from the top. I made the mistake of walking down the trail and had to walk back again. My throat felt raw after that but improved & Ken & I had a nice dinner across the road from our hotel. The raw throat returned at bed time & I had a terrible night - very little ...
Would have blogged, but couldn't have....I came down with food poisoning so for most of today have been in bed knocked off my feet.
Gin and I did try a game of Sequence to relieve the boredom but I could not stay warm and was quite uncomfortable but eventually sleep was eagerly welcomed.
Thanks to the bed side manner ...
... etc. On Monday we got up early and headed off to Ruby's, The American Diner for breakfast before heading to the Aerial Tram, this aerial tram was built in the 1950/60's by a young engineer and goes to to the peak of Mt. San Jacinto (10,834 feet high) in just 15 minutes. The view over the valley is spectacular, really interesting to see how the city is carved into the desert and mountain feet. We decided to go for a walk around on the designated trails in the valley at the top of ...
... fairy dresses and tiaras throwing flower petals.
The ceremony was officiated by Rich's friend, Noah. His words were gentle, awakening, sincere in Rich & Jen's love for each other. My favorite part of the ceremony was when Noah requested everyone to close their eyes for a meditation and listen intently to his reading. If gave me a complete sense of "really" listening and feeling the words while allowing myself to retain the ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility