Personal tools
log in | join | help

The Boom and Bust of Bombay Beach

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Jul 25, 2014 01:24 AM
Editorial Rating: 1 2 3 4 5
Average Rating: 1 2 3 4 5 ( 0 votes)
by Jennifer Hunter last modified Jul 24, 2014

For a brief, shining moment, it was the epitome of California cool. The circle-skirt set of the 50's, tanned and vibrant, flocked to this manufactured "Palm Springs with water." Now, the once-thriving resort town of Bombay Beach is nearly deserted, its cheerful, alliterative name all that's left of those heady times. A skeleton pier juts out into the thick, stagnant water, and rotting fish line the sand where beach babes once sunned themselves. The Salton Sea is a lake stranded in the desert, slowly choking on its own brine. READ MORE »






Website migration, maintenance and customization provided by Grafware.