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My New ‘Travel as a Political Act' Talk — I Dare You to Watch Just 10 Minutes
With so much discussion about how travel and politics mix here on this page (two million people saw Wednesday's post about KGB prisons, Putin, and Trump on Facebook), I'd like to share the newest version of my most important talk, produced by KCET. Y...
Rick Steves: Blog Gone Europe
Sunday, July 22, 2018

KGB Prisons, Putin, and Trump
I was just all alone in a secret KGB prison outside of Berlin with ghosts of people once held there. If someone is held in a KGB prison, it's probably because they are a good person, not a bad person. Alone in that prison, I couldn't help but think o...
Rick Steves: Blog Gone Europe
Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Up-to-Date Guidebooks: $20 Tools for $4,000 Experiences
I'm amazed that some people actually spend thousands of dollars and precious vacation weeks traveling with old guidebooks. Sure, it feels like a splurge to spend $20 on the newest edition of a guidebook. But thinking you're "saving" that money by usi...
Rick Steves: Blog Gone Europe
Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Video: A Travel Writer's Work Day
It's day 71 of my 100-day trip to Europe, and I've just wrapped up a whirlwind week of guidebook research in Vienna. When I'm on the road researching, I have to be disciplined to, every few days, stop learning and sightseeing — and take some time to ...
Rick Steves: Blog Gone Europe
Monday, July 16, 2018

Video: Earning Ridicule from the Vienna Philharmonic
At Vienna's Haus der Musik, every wannabe conductor gets a chance to conduct the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra…after a little coaching from Maestro Zubin Mehta. As I waved my virtual baton, the orchestra actually followed the beat I set. And when I g...
Rick Steves: Blog Gone Europe
Sunday, July 15, 2018

Vienna's Haus der Musik: Not Musical Chairs…But Musical Stairs
Museums all over Europe are trying to be interactive. Many fail. But the Haus der Musik in Vienna is wonderfully interactive, letting its visitors learn and have fun at the same time. And for the first time in ages, as a tour guide I get to use some ...
Rick Steves: Blog Gone Europe
Friday, July 13, 2018

Video: Surly Goodness and Coffee in Vienna
It's Day 68 of my 100-day trip to Europe, and I'm in Vienna. I've been all over this city, inhaling every detail I can — and taking notes on everything. My mission: to help your next visit to Vienna be meaningful, economical, efficient, unforgettable...
Rick Steves: Blog Gone Europe
Thursday, July 12, 2018

Video: Thoughtful Travel in Vienna
It's been great to hear from so many of you lately, over on Facebook. Together, we are building a real community — a community of travelers who believe the best vacations are both fun and educational. We find joy in travel, and we also seek to broade...
Rick Steves: Blog Gone Europe
Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Video: Vienna's Gay-Friendly Crosswalk Lights
Austria is notorious for its far-right (even racist and bigoted) national politics. But Vienna is a bastion of tolerance. In fact, while the current national government may not support gay rights, the big city — Vienna — greets you with crosswalk sig...
Rick Steves: Blog Gone Europe
Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Video: A Rum-Punch Doughnut Hole at Vienna's Black Camel
My favorite dress-up restaurant in Vienna just got better and less expensive. Here's a look at the Black Camel Restaurant (Zum Schwarzen Kameel) — which is now the Black Camel Bistro. I was working through my night's list of restaurants to check for ...
Rick Steves: Blog Gone Europe
Monday, July 9, 2018

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