Take a little bit of Frank Sinatra's aura, mix it with the vibe of Elvis and throw in some retro-chic boutiques and five-star restaurants and you've landed in Palm Springs -- California's ultra-hip desert destination spot. Glamour and elegance characterise Palm Springs -- while the days of Frank, Marilyn, Dean Martin and Liberace are gone, an upscale and classy Palm Springs remains. Thanks to the initiatives by the late mayor Sonny Bono, Palm Springs exudes elegance -- bare-bottomed bikinis and roadside billboards have been banned in favour of top-quality establishments and landscaped greenery.
Flights to Palm Springs are packed with people looking for a reclusive holiday in the heart of the California desert. Many visitors come to Palm Springs in search of real estate and investments -- a popular pastime among the baby-boomer travellers. Bring your tennis racket, golf clubs, swimming suit and designer clothes with you on your flight to Palm Springs. This chic California town still retains its quintessential charm with a 21st century flare.