Bianca is a Puerto Rican sociologist who converted to Judaism when she married Emma, who is also a sociologist and happens to be an identical twin. They were married a year ago and are here on their anniversary. Here we … Continue reading
More love – this time from this brother and sister team from Holland. It’s not very common to find brothers and sisters traveling together, and even rarer to see them enjoying each other’s company so much. There’s something special about siblings who … Continue reading
There are cute couples, and there are Cute Couples. Prepare to rethink how you measure up compared to these two! Bonus video:
Matt & Robin’s last time in Rome was 22 years ago during a trip when he proposed to her. They tell Steve about the unusual circumstances of how they met.
Ambreen, a Pakistani -American physics teacher currently living in Barcelona talks to Steve about the dangerous world of teaching in the USA.
Wise-beyond-her-years Natalie and Steve talk about “Between the World and Me” by Ta-Nehisi Coates, how much they relate to a certain passage about the author’s first time to Paris and how it changed him.
Sean makes Steve laugh as they talk about Airbnb hosts who have no clue what they’re doing – him included!
Dana, a “Syrian Princess”, tells Steve about the nicest, most gentlemanly taxi driver she has ever encountered (whose number is available in private for anyone who wants it…..)
People frequently surprise Steve, but when Soo Lim told him that she “has a birthday every year, but doesn’t always get older”, it kind of blew his mind.
This past Easter, Steve chatted with these three warm and friendly Indonesian guests about the Pope, pasta and the fact that they are 3 strangers traveling together.
Adam & Anna are brother and sister, on their first trip alone together and first time to Europe. This time Steve has a special guest helping him interview them – Viola (our youngest daughter)!
Dave, Denise and Steve talked about quite a lot on their first stay as he joined them for dinner in our cafe. Mostly it was political (sorry for his ranting!). When they returned, the first thing they told me about … Continue reading
The last few conversations have been examples of people getting along well with their travels – whether related, like Adam & Anna, or complete strangers, like Yani, Lola, & Alina. Today we have the opposite: three ladies who turned up without reservations, … Continue reading
What Steve loves about this little pet project of his is how it proves that you don’t have to dig too far under the surface to uncover interesting and unique things about people. Sometimes he feels like he barely even … Continue reading
Devin was looking for directions to the Stadio Olimpico for tonight’s football/soccer match between AS Roma and Real Madrid. She asked if our manager Yuli and Steve wanted to join her. “My boss owns the team,” she said. And “conversations … Continue reading