The Weekender: Spring Break Edition

We've done the planning so you don't have to. Your weekend starts now.

March 19, 2013 10:00 AM
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Weekend substitution: Palm Springs, Old Hollywood's favorite glam hangout, about 90 minutes east of L.A.

WHERE TO STAY Settle into the Parker Palm Springs (from $375 per night;, whose quirky Jonathan Adler — designed spaces give off a kitschy-cool vibe.

WHAT TO DO There's no need to leave campus: Hang at the legendary pool; treat yourself at the spa, which has a new menu featuring Tata Harper products; and play croquet while sipping a Pimm's Cup.

WHERE TO SHOP North Palm Canyon Drive is loaded with boutiques such as Trina Turk's only home shop in the country (