Escape to Rome with Rick Steves

November 19, 2020 5:30 pm


Travel back in your imagination with Rick Steves and Trina Deines, Director Emeritus of the UW Rome Center, to Rome’s most fabulous and storied locations. Virtually visit the food, culture, history, and architecture of the Eternal City, and make sure to take notes for a future trip.

About the speaker

Rick Steves

Travel writer

Rick Steves UW ’78 is America’s most respected authority on European travel, empowering Americans to have European trips that are fun, affordable, and culturally broadening. In 1976, he started his business, Rick Steves’ Europe, headquartered in Edmonds, Washington, near Seattle. There he produces a best-selling guidebook series, a popular public television show, a weekly public radio show, a syndicated travel column, and free travel information available through his travel center and

A proud Husky, Rick majored in business and history at UW.

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