Rick Steves was married to his wife until March of 2010, at which time they divorced. There is no indication that he has remarried as of March 2015.
Rick Steves employs 80 people at the company headquarters for Europe Through the Back Door, through which he has produced over 50 guidebooks on traveling in Europe. Rick is also a syndicated newspaper columnist with Tribune Media Services. He appears often via television, radio and online publications as a leading authority on European travel. Rick Steves grew up in Edmonds, Washington. He received degrees in Business Administration and European History at the University of Washington. Since 1973, Steves has spent about 120 days a year in Europe.