Follow along as Rick is interviewed by The New Yorker, hikes the Mont Blanc trail, slurps Washington State oysters, expresses his love for public radio, is satirized by McSweeney's, and more.
In this featured New Yorker interview, Rick and journalist Rachel Syme have a far-ranging conversation about Rick's childhood, the moment he became politicized, the evolution of his business, and his vision for mindful post-pandemic travel.
Listen in as Rick shares his experience hiking on Mont Blanc and talks about what it was like to travel abroad during a pandemic.
From the Shire to Westeros and Willy Wonka's Chocolate Factory to the Weasley family home, comedy writer Kurt Zemaitaitis recently imagined how Rick would cover dangerous fantasy locations.
In this five-minute clip, Rick visits the extreme northwest corner of the continental United States, samples oysters fresh from Blaine Harbor, and learns about Peace Arch Historical State Park.
Listen in (or read the transcript) as Rick discusses his radio show Travel With Rick Steves and explains why he loves being a part of public radio.
In this special edition of Monday Night Travel, Rick and Gene Openshaw headed back to 1978 and down the Hippie Trail. Swapping stories and photographs from the best trip of their lives, they looked back at an epic adventure that took them from Istanbul to Kathmandu, with lots of exciting stops along the way.