Episode from the podcastTravel with Rick Steves

182 The Urge to Preserve: British Banter, Holy Bones, and Inspired Globe-Jotting

Released Sunday, 6th September 2009
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Rick examines the slang that separates the Brits from their American cousins in an effort to help travelers avoid being "gob-smacked" by what the locals might say, and appearing as a "plonker". Also, Rick discusses how perserving the rags and bones of saints and other relics have changed the world and shares tips for how a travel journal can become a fun and important way to savor vacation memories.
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