Furniture Redux Luxe

Rancho Mirage is home to many fine furniture stores. So many in fact our little city is often touted as the home and office design center of the Palm Springs Valley. The Rancho Mirage Furnishings Associates mission is to promote awareness of the rich diversity of shopping opportunities in this category. In a future blog…

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Cool Pools

Summertime is my favorite season of the year in Rancho Mirage. Hot? Yes it’s hot but think of it this way – summer is our winter. We get up early and play, hole-up in the middle of the day to read a book and emerge in the evening for more enjoyment. No snow to shovel,…

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Moon Worshiping in Rancho Mirage

This morning I slipped out of bed in the pitch black, pulled on my walking gear and pushed out the front door. Mocking birds were beginning to salute the dawn. In the far distance a dog yelped his glee. Otherwise the cool dark quiet of the pre-dawn morn enveloped me and as always, I looked…

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Palm Springs Aerial Tramway

The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway is an officially designated Rancho Mirage HOT SPOT. In 2010 guests staying at Rancho Mirage resorts receive a VIP Access Privilege Card that provide adult admission discounts at four Palm Springs Valley HOT SPOT attractions The ride of a lifetime. From desert floor to the top of Mount San Jacinto…

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Typical Winter Day in Rancho Mirage

Video by Joel Hochberg I’m writing poolside. Stretched out on a chaise lounge with my lap top, a glass of iced tea and K. D. Lang on disk crooning in the background. There’s a dusting of snow on Mount San Jacinto. The palm trees in the foreground are glistening in the morning light and swaying…

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The Indian Canyons: Palm Springs’ First Downtown

The Indian Canyons is an officially designated Rancho Mirage HOT SPOT. In 2010 guests staying at Rancho Mirage resorts receive a VIP Access Privilege Card that provide adult admission discounts at four Palm Springs Valley HOT SPOT attractions. Since the beginning of time, long before Hollywood discovered the desert, a thriving community of people lived…

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Snow Capped Surround

The recent rains have capped our mountains with snow. What a sight! The Palm Springs Valley is surrounded by snow-topped peaks. With a cobalt blue sky overhead, palm trees swaying in the foreground and golfers dotting the emerald green fairways of our courses I imagine that this must be what paradise looks like.

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