Palm Spring

Why Palm Springs is Still a Hot Spot

Posted on November 18, 2015 ยท Posted in Travel Adventuring, Travel Tips And Experience

When you think of Palm Springs, CA, golf is usually the first thing that comes to mind. Many famous golf tournaments are played in Palm Springs including the LPGA Tournament and the Palm Springs Celebrity Classic. Many people are not aware of how much Palm Springs has to offer. In addition to beautifully designed golf courses, restaurants, museums, shopping, and entertainment make Palm Springs a vacation hot spot.


Restaurants of all persuasions can be found in Palm Springs. Mediterranean, French, Belgian, Mexican, and traditional American Cuisine are some of the dining opportunities you will discover in Palm Springs. With nearly 300 restaurants ranging from the elegant to the casual, your dining experience will be first-class.


According to Vacation Palm Springs, you can enjoy a world-class shopping fling while visiting. El Paseo Gardens is one of the major shopping districts in the Palms Springs area, and this outdoor shopping boulevard offers the finest in upscale fashion and jewelry designers. In the boulevard’s unique shops, you’ll find the latest by fashion concepts of Saks Fifth Avenue, Tiffany & Co., Escada, St. John, and the creations of many other famous designers found at El Paseo Gardens. Westfield Shopping Town is the largest mall in the area and is only 11 miles from Palm Springs, and only minutes away from El Paseo. This beautiful indoor mall is home to many major department stores, such as JC Penney, Abercrombie, Macy’s, Gap, and Barnes and Noble. You can find anything you want within the large number of shopping venues available, which includes jewelry, chic fashions, sporting goods, exquisite home furnishings, gift shops, art galleries, and many specialty stores.


You won’t find better entertainment than in Palm Springs. The McCallum Theatre hosts a lineup of first-class entertainers that thrill the audiences. According to the McCallum Theatre, some of the performances in 2015 include country great Merle Haggard, the National Dance Company of Siberia, the outstanding backstage musical comedy classic, 42nd Street, comedian Bill Maher, The Kingston Trio, Jeffrey Siegel, and Last Man Standing Live Tour. This is just a tiny sampling of the entertainment provided at the McCallum Theatre, which is also home to many educational programs in conjunction with local schools. Exciting field trip experiences offer the children rich learning opportunities with teachers and entertainers.

Palm Springs will always be a hot spot in the California desert while there is so much to see and do.