Nomadic couple traveling the world on Airbnb’s dime | ‘The fear of the unknown is preventing a lot of people from doing a lot of cool stuff’

Bob Sirott

FILE – This Nov. 29, 2016 file photo shows seagulls waiting for tourists to feed them on the South Bank of the River Thames, in London. Currency changes in the wake of Brexit has made the United Kingdom a little more affordable for some international travelers. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant, File)

Former Highland Park residents turned nomads Ben Sandzer-Bell and Peta Kaplan join WGN Radio’s Bob Sirott to share how they found themselves face-to-face with the opportunity of a lifetime. Ben and Peta applied to a contest held by Airbnb were hand picked out of 300,000 other applicants to embark on the journey of a lifetime.

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Bob Sirott
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Bob Sirott's acclaimed broadcasting career has spanned nearly five decades and has included stints at WMAQ, WBBM-FM, WLS, WGN and various television stations. (Click for more.)