Palm Springs is world renowned for its stylish hotels, great weather and stunning views. It’s also famous for its many fine examples of mid century-modern architecture and design that are visible throughout the city. The core-shopping district is on Palm Canyon Drive and features vintage boutiques and interior design shops. It is also lined with locally owned restaurants, many with beautify outdoor dining patios. Palm Springs offers a wide range of outdoor activities including hiking, biking and horseback riding trails. For these reasons, Palm Springs has long been the preferred desert retreat of Hollywood royalty, presidents, wellness seekers, and sun-worshipers.