Marquis Villas Resort
Travel Blogs from Palm Springs
... of traffic travelling well beyond our comfort level. The regular need for washroom stops, more cold water and even gas for our thirsty truck, force us to backtrack more than once before we make our way safely to the Coachella Valley and our new home in Palm Springs. Enjoy the photos (although not necessarily all taken on this route). More from PS in the next ...
... And so I walked to a court where 3 guys were congregating and introduced myself. The 3 were Nang, 'Ben-O' as he was called, and Michael. We traded rallies and began to play a set of tennis - Yea! I was up to serve first. And this really is where this story begins.
First serve, I put it long. Wound up for the second serve, hit the ball and....twang! pop!
Damn! I broke a string and on the only racquet I brought with me from home! Michael immediately ...
Travel day today; we did not think we had far to travel but it still took us the majority of the day.
We were not sad to see the back of our car park home, which, despite being free, was not too enjoyable and it was noisy all night, so we are pretty tired.
Today we are heading for Palm Springs about 3 hours from San Diego.
We do another big food shop at an enormous Walmart. We finally purchase ...
... High energy, in your face vocals and melodic punk guitar sounded just like a 1998 CD player. Then at the end of the night, Sunday, we saw something that literally took a few minutes to comprehend.... the resurrection of 2Pac. Sheila was already super excited about seeing Snoop and Dre close out our Coachella weekend. Playing hit after hit was going to send us back to San Diego in style, ...
Leaving about 50kg's of old favourites and much worn clothes winging it's way
back to the Paca in Guatemala we headed to the much acclaimed Palm
Springs Air Museum.
What a place – we started off
wandering around all the recently retired navy and airforce fighter
jets with the top gun music being sung at full decibels, before
heading inside. The tour through and around some of the existing