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Category Archives: Palm Springs Week

Julius Shulman- Palm Springs Week (21)

Julius Shulman, the famed architectural photographer, shares many photos and stories about Palm Springs with Huell Howser. 2010

Tahquitz Canyon Update- Palm Springs Week (11)

Huell revisists Tahquitz Canyon and updates his show from last year.  2002

Polo- Palm Springs Week (40)

A visit to the huge polo fields, which have made the Coachella Valley a polo center! 2002

Fountain of Youth- Palm Springs Week (26)

The Fountain of Youth Spa is a unique RV Resort in Niland which offers swimming pools, an artesian mineral water hot spa and fresh water hot spas. Fountain of Youth Spa 888-800-0772 2002

Palm Springs Plaza Update-Palm Springs (35)

Right in the middle of downtown, this historic 1930s plaza has some amazing stories. 2002  

Thunderbird Country Club-Palm Springs (32)

An insider’s tour of the first 18-hole golf course in the desert whose early members included Lucy and Dezi. 2002

O’Donnell House- Palm Springs Week (36)

One of the originals, offering not only Spanish architecture, but amazing views. 2002

Indian History- Palm Springs Week (34)

Visit the spa where Elvis soaked, and then walk through the magnificent Indian canyons. 2002

’50s Motel- Palm Springs Week (20)

The ’50s live on in Palm Springs, and Huell Howser visits some of the best examples of architecture from that decade – motels. Orbit Inn 562 W. Arenas Palm Springs, CA 92262 877-99-orbit (996-7248) Coral Sands Inn 210 W. Stevens Rd. Palm Springs, CA 92262 (760) 325-4900 Ballantines 726 N. Indian Canyon Dr. (Movie Colony)  Continue Reading »

People of Palm Springs- Palm Springs Week (19)

Huell Howser meets the people who help make Palm Springs an international travel destination. He visits Jensen’s Market for orange juice and a donut, then it’s off to the Desert Hand Car Wash on Highway 111 (Palm Canyon Drive). Finally, he stops at Palm Springs High School to hear their award-winning band. 2002