Less than two hours from L.A. and San Diego, Palm Springs is the perfect destination for those looking for a convenient, unique weekend getaway. Escape the hustle and bustle of the city, and head to the sun drenched desert for a truly memorable retreat. You can explore the area by foot, as you hike through the flora and fauna, or relax and admire the snow-capped mountains in the distance. If you're looking for a fast paced break, then head to the cliffs for some rock climbing, or float up in the sky for panoramic views in a hot air balloon. The versatile desert city of Palm Springs offers an array of activities so everyone can find their perfect weekend getaway.