Travel Expert Rick Steves Says Travel More and Worry Less

FILE - In this Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014, file photo, Rick Steves speaks during an interview in Portland, Ore. Steves' summer travel tips include getting tickets in advance for major attractions so you can skip the line and avoid the crowds, and following local cultural customs to beat the heat, such as taking an afternoon siesta or dining late in the evening when it's cooler. (AP Photo/Don Ryan, File)

Travel writer and TV host Rick Steves joins Bill and Wendy over the phone to talk about his new book, ‘Travel As A Political Act: How to Leave Your Baggage Behind.’  Rick will be in town this weekend at the Chicago Travel and Adventure Show on Saturday, Feb. 10 from 10:30am-Noon.  For more information on attending or exhibiting at the event, please visit www.travelshows.com/shows/chicago.

You can find Bill and Wendy on Twitter and Facebook. The Bill and Wendy Show airs Monday through Friday from ten a.m. to noon, then streaming from noon to 1 p.m.