Palm Springs

Tesloop: Go between San Diego and LA for about $50 (or less), while riding in a Tesla

Let’s say you want to go to Paris on vacation and you find a really inexpensive airfare online.<p>But the flight leaves out of LAX, not Lindbergh Field …

California

Happy Weekend!

<i>Our latest clutch! Have you subscribed yet!? (p.s. My shoes are from here!)</i><p>Hiiii!! It’s been an insane two weeks!! Our big week-long shoot in Palm …

Father's Day

From a pizza purse to Selena Quintanilla-inspired pants, here are 14 items to shop from Zara’s epic sale

Zara lovers can feel it. We can sense it in the air. We know when the epic Zara sale is coming up and we have a sixth sense for what to buy right now …

Clothing

BroadwayWorld Seeks Regional Editors, Production and Student Bloggers

<b>How can I get involved as a Contributing Editor?</b><p>All applicants should have excellent writing skills and an enthusiasm for giving local theaters and …

Publishing

Brutal Southwest U.S. heat wave sends temperature soaring to 125 degrees

There is little that's normal about the heat wave roasting the Southwest U.S. during the past several days. In Phoenix and Palm Springs, temperatures were so high that 43 flights on American Eagle's regional jets were canceled on Tuesday afternoon because the heat exceeded aircraft operating limits.<p>…

Climate Change

California sees some of highest temperatures ever recorded amid heat wave

The heat wave hitting Southern California this week is one for the record books.<p>Temperatures topped 100 in the valleys and 120 in the low desert. Death Valley hit 127 — seven degrees shy of the hottest temperature ever recorded on the planet.<p>The National Weather Service said temperatures in some …

California

Worst heat wave in decades will continue through the end of the week in Southwest

During a heat wave the body has to work harder to maintain a normal body temperature. Here are five facts to keep in mind when dealing with intense heat. (Claritza Jimenez/The Washington Post)<p>Sin City is sizzling in triple-digit heat this week. It’s the worst heat wave in the Southwest in decades, …

Weather

Desert Flippers Returns to HGTV Tonight—and It’s Going to Be a Scorcher

Grab your portable fan and sunscreen, we’re heading to the desert with Lindsey and Eric Bennett for tonight’s season two premiere of <i>Desert Flippers</i> …

Country Lifestyle

Roasted Radishes with Burrata and Arugula Pesto

Tomorrow I’m hopping on a plane to speak at Blogher in hot and humid Orlando, Florida. Should be fun! I’m there for like 24 hours so unfortunately I …

Orlando, Florida

The Most Luxurious (but Sneakily Affordable) Vacation Spots Across The Globe

Good news: A trip abroad doesn’t necessarily mean you have to cut the luxe out of your stay.<p>You want all the “Roman Holiday” Audrey Hepburn vacation vibes (oversize sunnies, silk scarf, vintage convertible), but let’s be real: You’re going to have to pick and choose between lavish splurges in a …

Europe

The Hottest Hotel Pools to Cool Down In This Summer

Nothing screams summer like a long, cool dip. And the dreamiest of the country’s new vacation spots all have one thing in common—a killer pool. From urban-sleek hotels in Brooklyn and Baltimore to luxe desert resorts in Arizona and Palm Springs, we’ve rounded up the most lounge-ready (and …

Hotels

Phoenix nears 120 degrees as Southwest sees worst heat wave in years

The first day of summer brought some of the worst heat the Southwest U.S. has seen in years, forcing flights to be canceled, straining the power grid and making life miserable for workers toiling in temperatures that reached 120 degrees or higher in some desert cities.<p>Arizona, Nevada and California …

Weather

It’s So Hot in Phoenix, Planes Can’t Take Off

Heat waves are intimately tied to climate change as rising background temperatures make them more intense and common. The latest batch of heat will …

Climate Change

Girls-Only Ganja Getaway Celebrates "Radical Self-Love," Glamping Style

Ladies, unhook your bras. The Ganja Goddess Getaway is coming to Los Angeles (well, Palm Springs, but it’s basically the same thing at this point, …

Cannabis

Walt Disney’s former home in Palm Springs finds a buyer

The midcentury ranch house sold for $865,000<p>After nearly seven months on the market, a Palm Springs home that once served as a desert retreat for Walt Disney has found a new owner, as the <i>Orange County Register</i> reports.<p>Property records show that the sale closed Friday. The final sale price of …

Architecture

$25 a month for golf & dining

On Friday, we posted a quick deal for a membership with ClubCorp Travel. In a nutshell, for <b>$50</b> a month, you could play golf and dine at locations …

Golf

Earthquake: 3.5 quake strikes near Idyllwild

A shallow magnitude 3.5 earthquake was reported Sunday morning five miles from Idyllwild, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 8:14 a.m. PDT at a depth of 9.3 miles.<p>According to the USGS, the epicenter was 10 miles from Valle Vista, 10 miles from Anza, 16 miles from Palm …

Earthquakes

Recommendation: Take a food-themed road trip this summer

A summer vacation doesn't need to cost you a month's salary, but you'd be forgiven for thinking that it should. Between May and August, Instagram becomes a minefield of people you don't know sitting poolside at The Ace Hotel in Palm Springs or whatever. Suddenly, your Brooklyn staycation seems …

Humor

Southwest US preps for 120 temps: Water, water, more water

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When bracing for 120 degrees, it's all about the water.<p>Drinking it, splashing in it to stay cool, and drinking it some more. A lot more.<p>That's what officials were urging and residents were planning Friday as a potentially record-shattering heat wave started enveloping the …

Weather

Rainbow Slime, Lipstick Balloons, and More Easy Summertime Crafts

Item 1/11<p>With the work week coming to a close, it’s time to spend your weekend crafting up some creative goodness! The 10 DIYs ahead will help you get in the summertime spirit with easy projects like rainbow slime, a Disney-inspired boho brunch, and a simple way to display your seasonal bling. …

Brit + Co

4 St. Louisans win 2017 'Entrepreneur of the Year' awards - St. Louis Business Journal

Allan Connolly has taken Aclara's smart infrastructure solutions for utility companies a… more<p>Four St. Louis-area business owners were recognized …

Venture Capital

The 12 Essential Palm Springs Cocktail Bars, Summer 2017 - Eater LA

Palm Springs is the perfect affordable summer hangout destination, with plenty of space in resorts around the desert city. And the best news is that a great cocktail is never that far away. Here's a helpful roundup of bars and lounges mostly centered in the heart of Palm Springs, with everything …

Coachella Valley

20 cities that are expensive to visit but affordable to retire in

When you retire, your life takes on the qualities of an endless weekend without a back-to-work Monday looming.<p>If you dream of a long vacation at a popular destination but worry about the high cost, there could be another way.<p>Why don’t you consider moving there?<p>We surveyed 20 desirable national and …

Riviera Maya

Inside a weekend at Splash House, a pool-based music festival in the middle of the desert

Splash House is a multi-venue pool party that occurs twice every summer in Palm Springs, California, at a rotating collection of hotel resorts in the …

AOL

Why In-N-Out Is the Greatest Road Trip Burger

The most underrated aspect of the West Coast burger chain: ubiquity<p>I love hearing arguments between New Yorkers in LA about how much better Shake Shack is than In-N-Out Burger. I even asked Danny Meyer, the founder of Shake Shack, point-blank, what he thought about In-N-Out Burger. He grimaced and …

Road Trips

Desert Canopy House

This International Award-winning Hybrid House design came out of the context: the extreme heat of the desert in Palm Springs, CA. A stunning view of the St Jacinto mountain range asked for large windows but faces west. This needed protection from sun infiltration and led to the dramatic, …

Architecture

The Eight Best Places to Eat on the Drive from LA to Palm Springs

The desert is calling, and these are the spots to try on the way there<p>The 210, 10, and 60 freeways all cut through the San Gabriel Valley before the 10 delivers one from L.A. to Palm Springs for Coachella and Stagecoach, mid-century modern architecture, and general leisure. Those three routes all …

Los Angeles

California Tourism Leaders Get Lessons on the Road From High-End Brands

California is pushing hard to sell laidback luxury to the “super affluent” traveler. According to Caroline Beteta, president and CEO of Visit …

Santa Monica

6 Ways Drones Could Change Health Care

Could condom drops and airbone meds become a reality?

Health Care

Where to Eat in Palm Springs, Summer 2017 - Eater LA

The Palm Springs restaurant scene continues to change and adapt, though not quite as often as LA's, but still with the fervor that a smaller city might not usually see. It's helpful that major events like Coachella and Desert Trip bring tens of thousands of visitors to the area, plus plenty of …

Restaurants