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Modern Love
Kaufman House

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.  

Find vintage treasures in Palm Springs

  • Posted By: Lawrence Karol April 23, 2017

With such a rich history, it's no surprise Palm Springs is a vintage shoppers paradise. From furniture, to clothing, estate jewelry, and more — if you're looking for something with a bit of a pedigree, there are plenty of places to shop where you can find unique treasures.

Vintage Market

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5 great hotels in Palm Springs

  • Posted By: Erin Lawrence March 24, 2017

Getting away to Palm Springs is a treat. But having a great vacation, or long weekend can often hinge on where you stay.  Picking the wrong hotel if you’re hoping to relax and unwind can leave you sleepless, while if you’re looking to party, choosing a place that’s too quiet can stifle your fun.

Here are a few great hotels that can match the vibe you’re looking for.

Hotels with a Quieter Vibe

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Great Tours #1: See Modern homes inside & out

  • Posted By: Erin Lawrence February 14, 2017

HouseOne of the big draws in Palm Springs has to be the modernist architecture. Some amazing examples of desert modernism are easy to see from the side of the road in the comfort of your car. But to get a little something more in-depth, you'll want to get inside.

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Touring spectacular homes in Palm Springs - Part 3

  • Posted By: Erin Lawrence September 06, 2016

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 public buildings where you can enjoy modernist architecture up close without a trespassing ticket!

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Touring spectacular homes in Palm Springs - Part 2

  • Posted By: Erin Lawrence July 31, 2016

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).

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A peek inside Cary Grant's former Palm Springs home

  • Posted By: Erin Lawrence July 18, 2016

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.  

Carey Kitchen

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A peek inside the Bob & Dolores Hope estate

  • Posted By: Erin Lawrence June 06, 2016

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.  It’s the domed dwelling that sits up on a hill overlooking southeast Palm Springs.  I’ve often wondered what it looks like inside, and thanks to the listing I now know… and so do you!

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Touring spectacular homes in Palm Springs - Part 1

  • Posted By: Erin Lawrence May 30, 2016

RSZPalm 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 throughout the city too.  

They’re easy to see; you can take a self-guided driving (or cycling) tour of them on your own, or get an expert guide.

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Stay small! The intimate hotels of Palm Springs

  • Posted By: Erin Lawrence April 18, 2016

While big hotels can offer lots of amenities, sometimes a smaller, quieter hotel is the right choice for a special getaway.

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All about Modernism

  • Posted By: Erin Lawrence March 28, 2016

Palm Springs is known as a modernist architectural mecca.  But what exactly is Modernism, and why is it such a draw?
Butterfly Roof






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