Palm Springs

The British writer J.G. Ballard wrote in one of his short stories that one day we will all live in places like Palm Springs…


One thing I hadn’t expected from this Utopian retreat for retirees was the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway, a cable-car up to the top of nearby Mount San Jacinto:

IMG_1791 IMG_1792 IMG_1793Once returned from the mountain’s alpine climate to the desert plain’s boxer-shorts-melting heat it was time to get back on the road: