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Stay at the Frey – Modernist Architect of Palm Springs

Stay at the Frey – Modernist Architect of Palm Springs

  • Posted by Jun 15, 2018

By Christina Cary  In photographs, he appeared stoic. Influenced by the De Stijl architectural style with a focus on function, color and distinct lines, Swiss architect Albert Frey profoundly influenced post-WWII Palm Springs; Hollywood elite and vacationers alike. His roughly two-hundred regional architectural designs exemplify a harmonious balance between material and nature. Frey’s’ discipline as a virtuoso of architecture stemmed from his…

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The Parker Palm Springs Spa

The Parker Palm Springs Spa

  • Posted by Jun 13, 2018

By Barbara Beckley I’m lazing on a lounger, underneath a gaily striped beach umbrella. Sparkling water and nautical trappings are all around. Am I at the beach? A fancy waterfront yacht club?   Well it could be – except that I’m in Palm Springs, and the beautiful desert. This is PSYC – aka the Palm Springs Yacht Club – the lavish full-service spa at the tony Parker Palm Springs resort. The catchy name – I was “psyched” about pampering myself…

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Restaurant Week June 1 - 17, 2018

Restaurant Week June 1 - 17, 2018

  • Posted by Jun 1, 2018

Greater Palm Springs Restaurant Week® is a 17-day dining event taking place at restaurants throughout the Coachella Valley. The event showcases a wide variety of culinary experiences, and participating restaurants offer special menus at set prices with lunches available for $15, $20 or $25 and dinners for $29, $39 or $49. Here is the List of Participating Palm Springs Restaurants with more information about each restaurant and links to their…

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Places for Steak in Palm Springs

Places for Steak in Palm Springs

  • Posted by May 31, 2018

By Kevin Perry Follow us into some relaxing lounges and tantalizing dining rooms that pepper Palm Springs… Mr. Lyons greets you with dense green velvet upholstered booths that absorbs the dim light, leaving you adrift of your own reality and fully immersed in the Rat Pack era. You are convinced that Frank or Sammy could waltz by your table any moment. The beef selection at Mr. Lyons has galvanized its reputation as one the premier steakhouse…

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BINGO for the Gay Boys in Palm Spring

BINGO for the Gay Boys in Palm Spring

  • Posted by May 30, 2018

By Kevin Perry “I love the smell of blotter ink in the morning. Smells like… victo—BINGO!” It happens that quickly. One moment, you’re enjoying a lazy Saturday beverage on the proverbial lanai; the next, you’re celebrating a raucous alphanumerical triumph with your new Bingo BFFs. But this ain’t your momma’s parlor game (unless your momma erupted in naughty giggles whenever O-69 was called). The mid-day crowds on Arenas Road, Palm Springs fun…

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New Tommy Bahama Marlin Bar & Grill in Palm Springs

New Tommy Bahama Marlin Bar & Grill in Palm Springs

  • Posted by May 21, 2018

By Barbara Beckely It’s 11 a.m. And the couple next to me is sipping champagne.  But hey, it’s Palm Springs. And this is the Tommy Bahama Marlin Bar & Grill – only the second one in the world – newly opened in the heart of Palm Springs. And it’s packed. A woman carrying a pineapple-replica handbag – only in Palm Springs – is photographing her handbag next to the real pineapples a barman is readying for her Handcrafted Pina Colada. Palm…

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Gay Resorts in Palm Springs - The Naked Truth

Gay Resorts in Palm Springs - The Naked Truth

  • Posted by May 21, 2018

By Kevin Perry As the heat rises, our inhibitions drop (along with our swim trunks), and Warm Sands is the capital of clothing-optional. This finite region of Palm Springs is compact-yet-packed with gay resorts and guys galore. For help maneuvering this fleshy fiesta, Visit Gay Palm Springs has you covered… or uncovered, as the sexy case may be. We’re taking the temperature of the hottest spots in Warm Sands, so let’s dive (skin) deep! WARM…

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Palm Springs Sweet Tea Supreme!

Palm Springs Sweet Tea Supreme!

  • Posted by May 10, 2018

By Kevin Perry Remember a simpler time when homos could be homos and it didn’t matter if you identified as a lumbersexual, a twink, a lipstick lesbian, or an [insert obscure classification here]-chaser? Whatever happened to the good ol’ gays? They’re alive and fierce at Oscar’s Sunday Tea Dance. Inclusiveness is the main course at this weekly must-attend soiree. Whether you just spent the last 48 hours lounging naked clothing-optional by the…

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Bacon and Legs

Bacon and Legs

  • Posted by Apr 17, 2018

By Kevin Perry Brunch is a religion in the gay community. We prefer hims to hymns, Saturdays over Sundays, and please swap out that watery altar wine with a bloody, Mary. We’re serious about our hybrid breakfast/lunch/cocktail ritual, and the Mecca of mid-morning mmm is Pinocchio in the Desert. With classic diner fare hearty enough to satisfy any hangover, Pinocchio isn’t lying when it comes to puppeteering your pleasure. Lobster Benedict,…

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Have a Grrreat time at Fur Fridays

Have a Grrreat time at Fur Fridays

  • Posted by Apr 11, 2018

By Kevin Perry As the sun nestles behind the oatmeal-textured ridge of the San Jacinto Mountains, a hoard of burly speciMENs ambles toward you. Their shoulders bulge, their nostrils flare, and chest hair peeks from every flannel, tank, and tee. Have you unwittingly stumbled into an uber-masculine lumberyard at quittin’ time? “Nope,” says the go-go gentleman clad in scanty briefs as he hoists a rainbow array of Jell-O shots into your purview……

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