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JUNE 2021

News Break - LGBTQ tourism boosts Palm Springs’ COVID-19 pandemic recovery
Travelzoo - Check In and Chill Out: Summer in Greater Palm Springs
Epoch Times - Desert Beauty: A Weekend in Palm Springs
Out Traveler - Pride Journey: Palm Springs, California
Montecito Journal - Some like it hot! Water. Food. Sun. Art…Not necessarily in that order: A travel dispatch from greater Palm Springs
KESQ (ABC) - Good Morning America | CVB Launches Summer Eats
MSN - The Points Guy: TPG’s ultimate guide to Palm Springs, California
Patch - Allegiant Airlines Adds New Nonstop Palm Springs Route
Mansion Global - The Retired Life Is Just as Rich off the Links in Palm Springs, California
Palm Springs Life - A Reward for Being a Foodie
Rovology - 17 Best Things to Do in Palm Springs California
Getting On Travel - Easing Into Travel: Dog-Friendly Palm Springs
Wander With Wonder - Indio, California: Surprising Foodie Finds in the Coachella Valley
Seattleite - Future Wanderlust: Greater Palm Springs

MAY 2021

Forbes - Explore Palm Springs, Joshua Tree And Everything In Between
Patch - $277M Coachella Valley Arena Gets Approval From RivCo Supervisors
Marie Claire - 6 Fun Trips to Take With Your Best Friend
Marie Claire - 24 Most Beautiful National Parks in the United States
Vouge - Looking For Things to Do This Weekend? Here’s Where to Go (and What to Wear)
Mic - A brief history of the gayest places in America and how they came to be
Travel Noire - 6 Tips For Picking The Perfect Airbnb For A VIP Mother's Day Staycation
Lucire Rouge - Desert cool: Palm Springs’ boutique hotels and other hotspots
Live Like It's the Weekend - 13 Easily Driveable Weekend Getaways from Los Angeles
JustLuxe - Staying at The Rowan Palm Springs and saying I Do!

APRIL 2021

Yahoo! - Luxe Locations Serve As Apres-Oscars Vacation Destinations
MSN - 14 Seriously Cool Things to Do in Palm Springs Right Now
Forbes - Desert X 2021: What To See And Where To Stay
Los Angeles Times - It's Modernism Week in Palm Springs. This DIY tour points the way
News Break - Weekend Road Trip: A Modern Take on Palm Springs
PureWow - The 10 Most Beautiful Places in California
Outside - 9 New U.S. Trails You Should Try This Year
Escape - The 1950s-inspired holiday I'm dreaming of
Fresh Clean Tees - Three California Getaways for Springtime
EDGE Media Network - Palm Springs - An LGBTQ-Friendly Oasis
EXHIBITOR Magazine - Greater Palm Springs Convention and Visitors Bureau Launches New Meeting Oasis Incentive Program
World on a Whim - Best Girls Trips Destinations Your Friends Should Book NOW

MARCH 2021

MSN - How To Enjoy The Art, Music Of Coachella In CA Without The Crowds
Los Angeles Times - Cool vibes, splash-worthy pools at these 7 new or updated Palm Springs hotels, $114 and up
News Break - A Wellness Weekend In Palm Springs
Lonely Planet - The Best Time to Visit California
The Points Guy - 8 National Parks that are Spectacular in Spring
Travel + Leisure - 20 U.S. Hotels With Stunning Private Villas
Conde Nast Traveler - What to Do in Palm Springs, California's Timeless Getaway
Red Tricycle - The Best Contactless Spring Break Vacations in SoCal
AFAR - How to Enjoy a Weekend in Palm Springs
The Crazy Tourist - 15 Best Things to Do in Palm Springs (CA)

FEBRUARY 2021

LIVE with Kelly and Ryan - Live's Virtual Road Trip-Palm Springs
The Drew Barrymore Show - Galentine's Weekend Giveaway
Southwest Blog - Palm Springs Travel Guide | Southwest Destinations
City A.M. - Best of travel: Coachella's lesser known Desert X festival
Trip101 - 10 Best Luxury RV Resorts Near Palm Springs, California
MSN - Saddle up for a tour of Palm Springs' stunning desert
Coachella Valley Weekly - CVB’s Trailicious Pass Highlights Local Hiking and Dining
Ranch & Coast - A Palm Springs Revival
PureWow - The 12 Most Charming Small Towns in California
AFAR - The Best Weekend Getaways From L.A. for a Mini Road Trip
PureWow - The 9 Most Romantic Hotels near Los Angeles for a Weekend Getaway
Daily Republic - 8 places reopening after California's stay-home order lifted
Trips With Tykes - 10 Amazing Spring Break Destinations in California for Families

JANUARY 2021

Architectural Digest - Coming Soon—A Next-Gen Surfing Resort Built in the Desert Near Palm Springs
DRIFT Travel Magazine - Palm Springs For Vacation Day 2021
Yahoo News - 7 destinations reopening in California now that stay-home order is lifted
MSN - Top US Destinations for Stargazing
Boca Raton Observer - Peeking Behind the Palms: Nine Ways to Escape in Sensational Palm Springs
Departures - 20 of the World's Most Beautiful Midcentury Modern Buildings
Trip Expert - 48 Hours In Palm Springs
Red Tricyle - The Most Anticipated Hotel & Resort Openings in 2021
America As You Like It - Palm Springs
805 Living - Chillin' In Palm Springs

DECEMBER 2020

Road Affair - 25 Best Zoos in the U.S.
Nomadic Boys - 8 Best Gay Destinations in the USA in 2021
onedayitinerary.com - One Day in Palm Springs Itinerary: Top Things to Do in Palm Springs            
Forbes - New Year, New Hotels: 60 Exciting Hotel Openings Around The World This Winter
Sunset Magazine - Mid-Century Meets Morocco in Palm Springs
The Points Guy - Prepare for travel’s comeback: The 12 hottest destinations of 2021
Travel + Leisure - The 50 Best Places to Travel in 2021
Travel + Leisure - Drag Queens Are Delivering Food and Performing Socially Distanced Shows Around Palm Springs
Small World This Is - 20 Top Weekend Getaways From San Diego
Million Miler Mom - Travel Review: Palm Springs & Joshua Tree National Park with Kids
Business Insider - 18 Brand-New US Hotels to Add to Your 2021 Bucket List
Travel Awaits - 9 Fabulous State Parks To Visit In Southern California
Palm Springs Life - New Year, New Look: Four Greater Palm Springs hotels have received a makeover with amenities that pay attention to comfort, fun, relaxation, and the ride of your life
Gr8 Travel Tips - Palm Springs Aerial Tramway California {Review}
Forbes - 11 Amazing New U.S. Wellness Retreats To Check Out In 2021
Valerie & Valise - 2020 in Review: A Year of Home, Family & (a little) Travel

NOVEMBER 2020

So Scottsdale Magazine - Oasis in the Desert      
American Way   - A Local's Guide to Palm Springs, California
City Lifestyle - Beat the Quarantine Blues: Unique Staycations for an Easy Escape
EDGE Media Network - 5 Ways to Celebrate Palm Springs Pride  
Luxe Beat Magazine - Seeing Stars at the Kimpton Rowan Palm Springs   
Women's Wear Daily - Desert X 2021: Organizers Discuss Going Forward With Southern California Art Event
Yahoo! - Moore From L.A.: Palm Springs and Joshua Tree Are Booming as Pandemic Escapes
Pride Journeys - Southwest's Inaugural Service into Palm Springs begins Nov. 15
Fast Company - Trina Turk is the Fashion Icon We Need Right Now
Travel Awaits - 12 Wonderful Experiences In Southern California During The Holidays
Forbes - Enjoy Private Hot Tub Sessions At These Luxurious Resorts
Lonely Planet - Relax and De-Stress at These 9 Top California Hot Springs
The Travel Mom - 6 Amazing RV Parks in California
Architectural Digest - These Are the Most Beautifully Designed Outdoor Dining Experiences in America
Blogarama - 10 Pet Friendly Hotels Your Dog (and You) Will Love
MSN - How Airline Route Maps May Continue to Change in 2021 and Beyond
US News & World Report - 15 Top Romantic Getaways in California
Meetings Today - How Groups Can Burn Rubber at the BMW Performance Center
KCRW - With Wave Pools on the Way, the Desert Around Palm Springs Could Be SoCal's Next Surf Spot
Corporate Event News - Desert Southwest Hotels and Resorts Enhance Their Offerings for Groups
Luxury Lifestyle Magazine - All The Winners Of The LLM Readers’ Travel Awards 2020
Fabulous California - La Quinta Resort & Club, A Waldorf Astoria Resort
Thrillist - The Southern California Desert Is One Massive, Trippy Outdoor Gallery
Departures - The Best Places for Glamping in California
Global Traveler - North American Vacation Destinations Inspire a Return to Travel

OCTOBER 2020

EnCompass - Three Days In: Coachella Valley
Knoxville Daily Sun - Up, up and away in a COVID-conscious aerial tramway
O, The Oprah Magazine - 15 Best Thanksgiving Getaways for Families or Couples
Travel + Leisure - Inside the Resort Where This Season's 'Bachelorette' Cast Quarantined — and What to Do If You Visit
KXTV (ABC) Sacramento - Vacation destinations for the Holidays 2020
Just Luxe - 5 Reasons to Stay at Kimpton Rowan Palm Springs

SEPTEMBER 2020

Reader’s Digest - 12 Affordable Private Travel Experiences Perfect for the Pandemic
Forbes - Six Glamorous Hotels And Resorts Opening Soon In California
Essence -  7 Bucket List Worthy Trip Ideas For Outdoor Enthusiasts
Spectrum 1 - Palm Springs Area Looks to Rebound After Being Hit Hard by COVID (Video)
SF Gate - Why is Palm Springs travel so hot these days?
The Points Guy - Palm Springs is booming with new flights during the pandemic. But is it sustainable?
Los Angeles Times - Seven energizing SoCal day trips you can take, even during coronavirus
Simply Flying - Palm Springs Is Seeing An Explosion Of Scheduled Air Service

AUGUST 2020

The New York Times - Mr. Smith Went to Washington … With Dimmers
Forbes Online - Best Day Trips from Los Angeles
Meetings Today - How CVBs Are Using Virtual Tech to Help Meeting Planners Scout Destinations
TripSaavy - Palm Springs International Airport Guide
TripSaavy - The 10 Best Museums to Visit In and Around Palm Springs
TripSaavy - The Best Palm Springs Shopping Spots
TripSaavy - The Best Time to Visit Palm Springs
Red Tricycle - Escape to Palm Springs—Find Out Where to Stay & What’s Open
RVWest.com - RV resorts, restaurants and attractions in the Palm Springs area
ESSENCE - 7 Socially Distant Destinations That Make For A Perfect Romantic Getaway
Condé Nast Traveler - 9 West Coast Road Trips to Take This Year

JULY 2020

Dine and Travel Blog - What's New in Greater Palm Springs this Summer
Jim Murty's Travel Travel Travel - Holiday Snaps - a drive-thru the UK and US
Red Tricycle - Summer Vacation Saved! SoCal Resorts Safely Welcoming Families
Los Angeles Times - Here are 8 summery SoCal day trips to take when you are ready
CNN Online - Tourism - Greater Palm Springs Reopens for Visitors

JUNE 2020

TravelAge West - 5 Popular LGBTQ+ Travel Destinations Poised for Recovery
Departures Magazine - The Best Weekend Trips From LA to Experience the Best of Southern California
Fodor's Travel - Trip Report: A Quick Trip to Palm Springs
jetsettersblog.com - Palm Springs Welcomes Visitors With Destination-Wide Health + Safety Pledge
JustLuxe - Palm Springs and Surrounding Cities Reopen for Tourism
Travel + Leisure - Palm Springs Is Reopening With New Health and Safety Protocols in Place
Jim Byers Travel - Bahamas Opens Monday; Bermuda Re-Opening July 1. My Future of Travel blog
The Meeting Magazines - Greater Palm Springs Reopens With Safety Pledge & Marketing Campaign
TravelPulse - Greater Palm Springs Reopens for Visitors
MSN.com - Palm Springs area hotels get ready for 'new normal': Contactless check-ins, pool seating and face shields
Eternal Arrival - 21 Best Weekend Getaways from Los Angeles

MAY 2020

KESQ-TV - Scott White, CEO of Greater Palm Springs Convention and Visitors Bureau, discusses how the pandemic
Recommend - Road Trips will Have an Early Rebound as States Reopen
TravelPulse - 30 Tourism Boards Share What They're Doing Now & Future Plans
Simply Buckhead - A Desert Oasis
Desert Sun - Palm Springs Convention & Visitors Bureau releases music video featuring local musicians, artists
U.S. News & World Reports - 15 Top Weekend Getaways in California

APRIL 2020

MSN.com - The 50 Best Romantic Getaways
Travel + Leisure - 17 Trips T+L Editors Can't Wait to Take As Soon As We Can Travel Again
Fathom - A Peaceful Shangri-la in the Heart of Palm Springs
Condé Nast Traveler - A Travel-Inspired Day Full of Things to Do With Kids at Home
TripSaavy - 15 Places to Visit in Southern California
Jetsettersblog - Experience Greater Palm Springs virtual destination activities at home
Money Inc. - The 20 Best Hotels in Palm Springs

MARCH 2020

Robb Report - Travel in Place? 6 Stunning Destinations You Can Explore From the Comfort of Quarantine
Forbes - Pay A Virtual Visit To These Locations Right From Your Screen
Two Bad Tourists - Gay Palm Springs:  A Gay Travel Guide to the California Desert
Travel Vision - Palm Springs - Destinations Overview
Trekaroo - Top 10 Amazingly Fun Things to do in Palm Springs with Kids
momandmore.com!! - The Best Family-Friendly Day Trips From San Diego
Washington Post - Things to do on your trip to Palm Springs, California
Groups Today - Travel Leaders Echo Experts; Make Fact-Based Decisions About Traveling
Daily Mail (UK) - The Coolest Spot In The Desert...
Fodor's Travel - Vintage Vibes: The Best Places to Thrift Shop in Palm Springs
Cupcakes and Cutlery - Best Coffee in Palm Springs
Adelto Magazine (UK) - Luxury Hotels in Palm Springs
Selling Travel (UK) - 48 hours in... Palm Springs
Brit+Co - 7 Spring Break Vacations the Whole Family Can Enjoy
WestJet Magazine (Canada) - New Hotels in Boston, Edmonton and Palm Springs
Piedmont Living - A Tale of Two Palms: Palm Springs and Palm Desert –As Different as Night and Day