Palm Springs

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Palm Springs getaway

We choose what we value, either consciously or unconsciously.
living the life you want.

Today, mostly cloudy. I always associated cold and gloomy winter to “unhappiness.”
I’m a septuagenarian, coming to grips with the real finality of my age and my impermanence in time.
As I have always said, “carpe diem – live in the moment.”  That’s my philosophy. A year ago, I said “I’ll take the risk in the year 2019, however, gingerly.” and I did. . .
I’m lucky to travel with a person who understands the meaning of check-off bucket lists.
We went to Palm Springs this month, comfortable weather, beautifully manicured cities, many golf courses, and country clubs.
I enjoyed Hot Air Balloon ride and The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway.
Fred, I can’t thank you enough.

Palm Springs Trip Dec 6-14

Times are guesstimates and will change according to interest.

12/6
Fri
Depart Pittsburg
Quality Inn Bakersfield  Check-in   200 Union Av. Bakersfield
➤7:30 pm ShowtimeRock N Holidays Ovation Theater 1622 19th St. 
12/7
Sat
Depart–Check out Bakersfield
Arrive Knights Inn Palm Springs  1450 South Palm Canyon Drive
Living Desert – Wildlights 6 pm-9 pm  47900 Portola Ave, Palm Desert
Festival of Lights Parade South Palm Canyon Drive 
12/8
Sun
Street Fair at College of the Desert   43500 Monterey Ave, Palm Desert
➤2:00 pm King and I Palm Canyon Theater  538 N. Palm Canyon Dr
Walk of Stars
12/9
Mon
Palm Springs Aerial Tramway  1 Tram Way, Palm Springs
Downtown Palm Springs (stroll, to see & to do)
12/10
  Tue
Depart to Perris Airport for Hot Air Balloon Perris Airport L65
Robolights 1077 E Granvia Valmonte, Palm Springs
12/11
Wed
Depart to the Salton Sea (100225 State Park Rd, Mecca) I-10, CA-111
Rancho Mirage Observatory    CA-111
12/12
Thu
JW Marriott Desert Springs Country Club Dr, Palm Desert
Faye Sarkowsky Sculpture Gardens  72-567 Hwy-111 Palm Desert
Palm Springs Art Museum   72-567 Hwy-111 Palm Desert
Coachella Valley Vista Point  Hwy-74 Palm Desert
Joshua Tree National Park     Palm Springs
Village Fest 4-10 pm 100 N Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs
12/13
Fri
Depart–Check out Palm Springs
Bakersfield– Check-in
➤6:00 pm A Christmas Story Star Theater Restaurant (Dinner & show)
1931 Chester Ave Bakersfield 
12/14
Sat
Depart–Check out Bakersfield
Harris Ranch Restaurant (Lunch) 24505 W Dorris Ave, Coalinga, CA
Arrive  Pittsburg 

12/06/19: Off to vacation! Palm Springs, CA
12/14/19: Return home from Palm Springs
12/19/19: SF Ballet “Nutcracker”
12/23/19: Bethlehem A.D. – A living Christmas. Redwood City, CA
12/24/19: Monterey, CA
12/24/19: Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
12/24/19: Fantasy of Lights Drive-thru. Los Gatos, CA
12/25/19: Christmas in the Park, San Jose, CA
12/28/19: Visit my Grandson. Roseville, CA

 

Photo Gallery – December events of everyday life

 

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