Desert Spotlight

Desert Spotlight

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What would Palm Springs be without designer restaurants?

It’s no surprise that architecture is at the foundation of what Palm Springs was built on, however the mid-century design and style runs through nearly every part of the city, including its nearly 200 restaurants....

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Get off the FREE Buzz Trolley for these Restaurant Week picks

Leave the car at home and hop on the City of Palm Springs’ Buzz Trolley to check out Restaurant Week. The Buzz is totally free with trolley’s coming every 15 minutes. Use your VisitPalmSprings app Buzz...

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Dine Alfresco in June? Restaurant Week has you covered

Outdoor seating in the summertime in Palm Springs almost always includes colorful umbrellas for shade and a cool misting system. For Restaurant Week, outdoor dining is no different. Here are the top Alfresco dining...

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What To Drink At The Sexy Dead Or Alive Bar

Even if you've visited Palm Springs multiple times, you'd be forgiven if you've never happened upon Dead or Alive, a seductive beer and wine bar in South Palm Springs. One reason for your oversight may be that this...

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What To Drink At The Hip "dish After Dark: a Speakeasy"

While wandering around the Uptown Design District, you'll come across a number of great shops and restaurants that are housed in historic midcentury buildings. One stop that you'll definitely want to make along the way...

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Travel from LA to Palm Springs in comfort

Getting from Los Angeles to Palm Springs can’t always been easy. Renting a car is the best option, but not everyone is keen to drive two hours in some of the worst and most intimidating traffic in the USA. You can...

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What To Drink At Counter Reformation At The Parker Hotel

The Parker Palm Springs hotel is set on 13 acres that feature lush plantings, meandering pathways, two pools, a spa, and multiple restaurants. A recent addition to the property's offerings is Counter Reformation, a...

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Elevate Your Dining Experience at Peaks Restaurant -- Where the Cuisine is as Spectacular as the View

A new executive chef (formerly of the Parker Palm Springs), a new menu, new craft cocktails and a new owner (Palm Springs local John Fritch) make Peaks Restaurant (https://www.pstramway.com/dining/), at the top of the...

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What To Drink At The Exotic Bootlegger Tiki

Back in the 1940s, 50s, and 60s, Tiki restaurants were a popular national phenomenon and one of the best known of the genre was Don the Beachcomber. The chain's Palm Springs location opened in March 1953 on the...

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Celebrities love Palm Springs

For decades Palm Springs has been a celebrity playground.  You can’t toss a tumbleweed without hitting homes that belonged to the likes of Liberace, Debbie Reynolds or Frank Sinatra. But even stars that...

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