Rick Steves is a travel evangelist, always in motion, traversing faraway places and inspiring others to do the same. So when the world shuts down, and Rick Steves can no longer travel, then who is Rick Steves? https://dts.podtrac.com/redirect.mp3/rss.art19.com/episodes/8f7bd3b2-a764-433f-a268-a2fbb9c7f223.mp3 Sam Anderson, a writer for The Times Magazine, profiled the travel guru last year. Today, Sam asks Rick […]

via Interviews: Travel Guru “Rick Steves” (NYT Podcast) — Boomers Daily

Many of you have probably heard about Rick Steves and his European travels at one time or another. If not, he has been doing documentaries and tour guides on European Travel for over 30 years. Like the rest of us, Rick Steves was also grounded by the Corona Virus as it has shut down air travel between the US and Europe. Henceforth he is spending his first summer vacation in 30 years- at home.  I have a pair of articles for you to read about his experiences and how Covid-19 will impact the way we travel in the future. In the link above is an interview done by the New York Times. In the article below by the Washington Post is the future of travel from his perspective. Both are something we need to take into consideration once the vaccination is developed and the virus disappears.

Link: https://www.washingtonpost.com/travel/2020/06/22/future-travel-according-guidebook-writer-rick-steves/?fbclid=IwAR0C516YYAaxPUXlReIx7wT4_Y-9IF28Vq0RyjKTm9fEnN4a1_UkNEAgFfU

Enjoy and think about it. 🙂



2 thoughts on “Interviews: Travel Guru “Rick Steves” (NYT Podcast) — Boomers Daily

  1. Unfortunately I tend to claustrophibia, agoraphobia and seasickness. So the normal – just fun and relax -crui se ship holiday is nothing for me ! So i have to be somehow more intellectual in my holidays: Rick Steves overland, small hotel, travel with visiting the main cultural sights !


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