Travelers Café

Travel Blogs from Rick's Featured Travel Writers

Welcome! My Travelers Café is a collection of blogs and travel journals designed to share the voices of people I consider inspirational travelers…people who may travel with a gutsier spirit of adventure than I would these days, and who have a super-experiential approach to travel that's well worth sharing.

Enjoy exploring!

Rick Steves' Travel Blog

Rick is blogging from Europe for 100 days! Join Rick on an unforgettable ride while he makes mistakes, learns lessons, and shares his experiences as he posts about his travels. Read Rick's Blog

Travels in Europe with Cameron

Fans of Rick's books have been reading Cameron's words (often without knowing it) for years. Cameron is well-traveled, smart, insightful, and he gives voice to the next generation of "Rick Steves travelers." Read Cameron's Blog

Nygil Murrell on Life in Madrid

Nygil Murrell is a Rick Steves tour guide who married into Spain, and runs his own food and wine tours in Madrid. Check out Nygil's photography, recipes, wine critiques, and more. Read Nygil's Blog

Sarah Murdoch On Packing Light

In her "Adventures with Sarah Murdoch" blog, this popular Rick Steves tour guide reveals her "packing ninja" side. Join Sarah as she prepares for her September trip and then tests her advice out in the real world. Read Sarah's Blog

Rick Steves' Europe Staff Blog

Follow the adventures of Rick's staff and guides abroad and get an inside peek into what it's like to have Rick as a boss. Read the Staff Blog

Nicolina Art

Nicolina – Rick's niece – travels often, spreading her art around the world! Read Nicolina's Blog

Beacon Bell

Beacon is a vagabond in the true sense of the word. His blog is a rough and honest mix of travel tips, philosophy, and experiences. Read Beacon's Blog


Find links to Rick’s 1988, 1991, 2005, and 2010 Central American travel journals and his 2008 Iran travel journal, as well as archived blogs from Rick's daughter Jackie's and son Andy's travels in Europe, Morocco, and South America. Read More