Washington Post Live  ·   February 20, 2014

Rick Steves on losing his first travel partner, his mom

- (Editor's note: This video is an updated version of an earlier clip, edited for length.) “In her last five years, she had Alzheimer’s,” guidebook author and travel television host Rick Steves said of his mother, June Steves. “My dad supported his wife when she had a very difficult roller with Alzheimer’s.” He told Washington Post Live editor Mary Jordan that his father would do it 24/7 if he could, but Steves says he knew it was important for his father to have a break. ()

- (Editor's note: This video is an updated version of an earlier clip, edited for length.) “In her last five years, she had Alzheimer’s,” guidebook author and travel television host Rick Steves said of his mother, June Steves. “My dad supported his wife when she had a very difficult roller with Alzheimer’s.” He told Washington Post Live editor Mary Jordan that his father would do it 24/7 if he could, but Steves says he knew it was important for his father to have a break. ()

Rick Steves on losing his first travel partner, his mom (3:04)

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