Hi from Rick: Keeping the Magic of Europe Alive
Almost exactly a year ago, I gathered with my staff out behind our office building here in Edmonds to inform everyone that starting the following week, we'd be working from home because of the COVID-19 virus. Soon after, we started canceling our 2020 tour departures, refunding the deposits of over 20,000 tour members who had dreamed of traveling through Europe with us.
Despite the challenges this pandemic has brought, a silver lining of this time has been seeing how resilient and creative our staff and our community of travelers have remained. In that spirit, we've introduced new and innovative ways to stay connected and keep folks' travel dreams alive, from Rick Steves' Europe bingo to our Guides' Marketplace. Over 8,000 traveling households join us weekly for our Monday Night Travel Zoom…Read more