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Modern Love

Experience the retro bliss and rich cultural heritage of Hollywood’s favorite hideaway. From architectural tours to celebrity homes to mid-century modern masterpieces…we celebrate desert modernism year-round in Palm Springs.  

New events for Modernism Week Fall Preview

Modernism lovers have flocked to Palm Springs Modernism Week for years. A gorgeous and expansive showcase of modernist art, architecture and all things modern, the event is known from coast to coast. Fall preview is a...

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Touring spectacular homes in Palm Springs - Part 3

Over the last couple months we’ve had a look at some amazing homes in Palm Springs.  While they’re spectacular, many of them are off limits to the public. Fortunately there are some equally stunning...

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Touring spectacular homes in Palm Springs - Part 2

A few weeks ago we took a look at some fabulous homes in Palm Springs that can be easily seen on a self-guided driving or cycling tour (click here to read). I enlisted the help of expert Robert Imber who runs Palm...

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A peek inside Cary Grant's former Palm Springs home

He was one of the legends of Hollywood; Actor Cary Grant was a hugely popular marquee draw in the 1950’s and 60’s.  It’s not surprising then, that his Palm Springs home recently sold for millions....

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A peek inside the Bob & Dolores Hope estate

Sometimes you find the most amazing things when you’re just surfing the ‘net. I stumbled on the listing for one of the most iconic homes in Palm Springs; the former home of Bob and Dolores Hope. ...

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Touring spectacular homes in Palm Springs - Part 1

Palm Springs is an architecture lover’s dream.  There are many beautiful and important homes that are amazing structurally, plus there’s plenty of houses owned by Hollywood celebrities scattered...

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Stay small! The intimate hotels of Palm Springs

While big hotels can offer lots of amenities, sometimes a smaller, quieter hotel is the right choice for a special getaway. There are dozens of small hotels in Palm Springs, from family-run motels, to kitschy retro...

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All about Modernism

Palm Springs is known as a modernist architectural mecca.  But what exactly is Modernism, and why is it such a draw? I enlisted an expert to help explore more about Modernism; I interviewed Lisa Vossler Smith,...

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Palm Springs Modernism Week Premier Bus Tour a Delight

When you see a Double Decker bus touring around Palm Springs, it is a sure sign Modernism Week is happening or about to be launched. The popularity of this event has grown so festivities have expanded beyond one week...

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Gay Resort Perfect for Couples:

Palm Springs’s LGBT visitors are typically overwhelmed with our impressive smorgasbord of nearly 25 exclusively gay or lesbian resorts. (At last count, that’s the largest number of LGBT accommodations...

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