Travel host Rick Steves testifies in favor of Illinois marijuana legalization effort

Published: Nov 29, 2017, 7:53 am • Updated: Nov 29, 2017, 11:45 am By Nick Swedberg, Special To The Cannabist A longtime travel show personality and advocate for marijuana legalization is backing an effort in Illinois to make the drug legal for adults and regulate it like alcohol. Rick Steves,…

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The #1 International Hippie Travel Destination For 2017

High in Pai, Thailand I just came from a trip to Pai in Northern Thailand, which is the ultimate destination for stoners, hippies, and psychonauts.  If you’re looking for a new cannabis-friendly holiday aside from the usual destinations, I highly recommend checking out Pai. Planning The Trip When my friends…

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420-friendly travel getting ever-friendlier as cannabis tourism takes off

Published: Jan 25, 2017, 11:59 am • Updated: Jan 25, 2017, 11:59 am By Tess Allen, Civilized The cannabis-friendly “vacation” of yesteryear was largely spent on the living room couch, far away from prying eyes and prosecution. With online services like Bud And Breakfast, which allow you to browse and…

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Travel TV host Rick Steves: Massachusetts can learn from Europe on marijuana

Published: Oct 12, 2016, 7:42 am • Updated: Oct 12, 2016, 7:42 am AMHERST, Mass. — Travel show host Rick Steves says the U.S. can learn from Europe when comes to easing restrictions on marijuana. PBS travel guru Rick Steves touring Massachusetts in support of marijuana legalization The host of…

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Travel Guru Rick Steves Touring Massachusetts in Support of Legalization Initiative, to Donate $100,000

Please share! Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest Rick Steves, host of the popular and long-running PBS series Rick Steves’ Europe, has agreed to make a matching donation of $ 100,000 to the campaign behind Massachusetts’ Question 4 which would legalize cannabis and is up for  a vote this November. Steves’ will…

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PBS travel guru Rick Steves touring Massachusetts in support of marijuana legalization

Published: Sep 22, 2016, 9:13 am • Updated: Sep 22, 2016, 9:13 am By The Associated Press BOSTON — Travel guru Rick Steves is set to tour Massachusetts in support of a pro-marijuana ballot question. Steves is host of the PBS series “Rick Steves’ Europe” and a long-time advocate of…

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