Steven & Monika Anderson
Steven and Monika were
married on December 30, 1993. Steven is American and Monika
Steven grew up in Pitman, New
Jersey, near Philadelphia then moved to California, near San
Francisco before moving to Japan.
Monika grew up in
Grenzach-Whylen, Germany, near Basel, Switzerland. Steven
and Monika met for the first time when they were both
backpacking in Yosemite National Park in California.
Since graduating from
college Steven has been an Intel employee for 10 years (6
years in Japan). Since graduating from college Monika has
been a German public school teacher and has also taught
English and German while living in Japan.
After getting married and
prior to purchasing the Soldotna B&B, Steven and Monika
primarily lived together in Japan.
Combined Steven and Monika
speak English, German, Japanese and French. Monika and
Steven have extensive outdoor experience from travelling in
Asia, USA, Europe and Africa.