The Search is On The road trip from Palm Desert to Galleta Meadows is speckled with rolling hills, dramatic crevices, and a few ocotillos. We saw a couple four wheelers and an off road motocross trail, but the drive is rural, i.e. make sure to fill up on gas beforehand. This was my first trip into the desert and my interest was piqued -- I needed to see these massive desert sculptures for myself. We put 'Galleta Meadows' in the GPS and drove … [Read more...]
Alexandra is a designer with a passion for anthropology, culture, and storytelling. Raised in North Carolina, she is currently living in Bavaria, Germany. Her experience as a graphic designer, museum exhibit designer, and trade show exhibit design coordinator has taught her to see the world through a typographic lens. Her first travel blog, 'A Place in Prague', began as a way to keep her parents informed while studying watercolor abroad. Now, she writes 'Travel Typography' to document good design worldwide. Alexandra enjoys writing most about typography and how it is used to communicate ideas, stories, emotions, and attitudes of unique cultures and destinations. A lot of her entries are inspired by local museums, menus, branding, tours or landmarks.