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Rick Steves advocates smart, affordable, perspective broadening travel As host and writer of the popular public television series Rick Steves Europe, and best selling author of 40 European travel books, he encourages Americans to travel as temporary locals He helps American travelers connect muchintimately and authentically with Europe and Europeans for a fraction of what mainstream tourists pay.Over the past 20 years, Rick has hosted over 100 travel shows for public television, and numerous pledge specials raising millions of dollars for local stations His Rick Steves Europe TV series is carried by over 300 stations, reaching 95 percent of U.S markets Rick has also created two award winning specials for public television Rick Steves European Christmas and the ground breaking Rick Steves Iran Rick writes and co produces his television programs through his company, Back Door Productions.Rick Steves also hosts a weekly public radio program, Travel with Rick Steves With a broader approach to travel everywhere, in each hour long program Rick interviews guest travel expert, followed by listener call ins Travel with Rick Steves airs across the country and has spawned a popular podcast Rick has also created a series of audio walking tour podcasts for museums and neighborhoods in Paris, Rome, Florence and Venice withtours, including London, coming in 2010.Rick self published the first edition of his travel skills book, Europe Through the Back Door now updated annually , in 1980 He has also writtenthan 40 other country, city and regional guidebooks, phrase books, and snapshot guides For several years, Rick Steves Italy has been the bestselling international guidebook sold in the U.S In 2009, Rick tackled a new genre of travel writing with Travel as a Political Act, reflecting on how a life of travel has broadened his own perspectives, and travel can be a significant force for peace and understanding in the world Rick s books are published by Avalon Travel, a member of the Perseus Books Group.In addition to his guidebooks, TV and radio work, Rick is a syndicated newspaper columnist with the Tribune Media Services He appears frequently on television, radio, and online as the leading authority on European travel.Rick took his first trip to Europe in 1969, visiting piano factories with his father, a piano importer By the time he reached 18, Rick jokes, I realized I didn t need my parents to travel He began traveling on his own, funding his trips by teaching piano lessons In 1976, he started Europe Through the Back Door ETBD , a business which has grown from a one man operation to a company with a well traveled staff of 70 full time employees ETBD offers free travel information through its travel center, website www.ricksteves.com , European Railpass Guide, and free travel newsletters ETBD also runs a successful European tour program withthan 300 departures attracting around 10,000 travelers annually.Rick is outspoken on the need for Americans to fit better into our planet by broadening their perspectives through travel He is also committed to his own neighborhood He s an active member of the Lutheran church and has hosted the ELCA s national video productions He s a board member of NORML working to reform marijuana laws in the USA And Rick has provided his local YWCA with a 24 unit apartment building with which to house homeless mothers.Rick Steves spends about a third of every year in Europe, researching guidebooks, filming TV shows, and making new discoveries for travelers He lives and works in his hometown of Edmonds, Washington, where his office window overlooks his old junior high school.