S.O.P.A.

Palm Springs. Land of breath taking landscapes, gaggles of gay guys, and some fairly stuck of bachelorette parties. A lot of them. Very glad to check that off the bucket list, but not an experience that I need to quickly repeat. Well, unless it’s for a stay and a meal or two at the restaurant,…

Norma’s at The Parker

Norma’s at The Parker, they said. It’s a Parker Meridien, they said. Yea….well… This door is my dream… The bar was made of Quartz, just as the Delano or the Tides…. Ok I feel at home…I can work with this…. I made brunch reservations because I HAD to…. It was like Grandma’s living room. On…

V Hotel Palm Springs

I had the Ace hotel booked for Palm Springs, again based on friends’ recccos, despite hating the one in NYC. However, Just before arriving, I cancelled and decided to try the new V Hotel Palm Springs. For $90 a night, what could really go wrong? It just opened in March, so probably at least not…

CazabonĀ 

After an atomically awful personal week coupled with a shite storm of a work week, my trip to California could not have arrived at a more perfect crossroads. With meetings in San Diego next week, I decided to spend the weekend prior in Palm Springs, having heard amazing things from friends with travel tastes I…