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Palm Springs
Local Culture

The 5 Best Things To Do Near Palm Springs

Located in Southern California, Palm Springs is a year-round, warm-weather playground! Whether you’re more of a lounge-by-the-pool type or a play-a-round-of-golf type, this iconic city has something to offer everyone—during every month of the year.
Carmel
Local Culture

Carmel-by-the-Sea Is a Shopper's Paradise

From books to bicycles, fashion to antiques, you’re sure to find something to treasure in Carmel-by-the-Sea. Carmel-by-the-Sea is a true village, with plenty of charm and cobblestones to spare. But there’s more to Carmel than fairy tale cottages and pristine beaches. There’s also the shopping. USA Today readers named Carmel third on their list of the 10 Best Destinations for Shopaholics.

Palm Springs
Local Culture

Go Mid-Century Modern in Palm Springs: Architecture, History, and Shopping

If you like to enjoy the finer things in life with a modernist twist, Palm Springs is the place for you. Homes with stunning, angular lines and sweeping curves dominate the architectural landscape here.

Swimming pools in unique, memorable shapes grace backyards, and sleek "period" furniture is still in vogue. The mid-century modern vibe is very much alive in this Coachella Valley community where architectural tours, vintage stores, and cultural events evoke the spirit of a more glamorous time.

Palm Springs
Local Culture

The 5 Best Things To Do Near Palm Springs

Located in Southern California, Palm Springs is a year-round, warm-weather playground! Whether you’re more of a lounge-by-the-pool type or a play-a-round-of-golf type, this iconic city has something to offer everyone—during every month of the year.
Carmel
Local Culture

Carmel-by-the-Sea Is a Shopper's Paradise

From books to bicycles, fashion to antiques, you’re sure to find something to treasure in Carmel-by-the-Sea. Carmel-by-the-Sea is a true village, with plenty of charm and cobblestones to spare. But there’s more to Carmel than fairy tale cottages and pristine beaches. There’s also the shopping. USA Today readers named Carmel third on their list of the 10 Best Destinations for Shopaholics.

Palm Springs
Local Culture

Go Mid-Century Modern in Palm Springs: Architecture, History, and Shopping

If you like to enjoy the finer things in life with a modernist twist, Palm Springs is the place for you. Homes with stunning, angular lines and sweeping curves dominate the architectural landscape here.

Swimming pools in unique, memorable shapes grace backyards, and sleek "period" furniture is still in vogue. The mid-century modern vibe is very much alive in this Coachella Valley community where architectural tours, vintage stores, and cultural events evoke the spirit of a more glamorous time.