They say you find love in the wildest places. Well, that’s true for Grey’s Anatomy star Kate Walsh. The 55-year-old actress appeared on “The Kelly Clarkson Show” and shared an incredible story about how she met her fiance, Andrew Nixon. She revealed how they met on a Nat Geo expedition to Antarctica and have been on an adventurous love journey since then.
Kate’s Adventurous Love Story
Meeting the love of your life in Antarctica is like the wildest dream come true. If you’re an adventurous soul you’d feel me there. At least, that’s true for “Emily in Paris” star Kate Walsh. The 55-year-old star appeared on “The Kelly Clarkson Show” and shared with the host how she met her Aussie fiance, Andrew Nixon on a Nat Geo expedition.
When asked, How did you end up with someone in Australia? Kate Walsh answered, “We met on a Nat Geo expedition to Antarctica”. A curious and shocked Kelly expressed that this is the hottest thing that can happen to someone. Kate further revealed that they met on a ship to Antarctica.
She revealed that with what’s happening in the world, she wanted to see Antarctica before it’s gone. On this, the host added, “There was an iceberg on the Portage Glacier in Alaska and it’s like completely changed.” Kate responded, “Yea, it’s melting.”
After discussing a bit about climate change, Kate expressed that it was the coolest thing to find the love of her life in a place like Antarctica. Well, it’s a bonus when you find the love of your life while doing things that you love. Her trip was a complete one and she came back with her better half.
Kate Walsh And Andrew’s Private Sanctuary
Kate Walsh, who was previously married to Alex Young, accidentally revealed her engagement with Andrew in Oct. 2022. During an Instagram Live session with her former co-star, Amy Brenneman, the Arizona native took a minute to introduce Andrew to the viewers.
“Here comes the jungle cat, that is my fiancé,” she said during the Oct. 5 video as she panned the camera to the farmer, who smiled and waved. After this, the couple made their first public appearance at the 2022 Telethon Gala. As for her personal life, she loves to have a private sanctuary with her Aussie lover.
Previously, the 55-year-old star shared glimpses of her seaside abode situated on the Australian coast during a house tour with The Spruce. Kate bought this house during a trip Down Under with her now-fiance. Well, she revealed that having a home with Nixon in Perth was a “no-brainer.”
“I’m really lucky to have a great rounded life right now,” the actress revealed during the house tour. “I feel like that’s one of the things living in Australia has given me is a great life, I met the love of my life, and I’ve got my little old cat and little old dog down there. It’s been great to be there and have that be a place of rest and comfort.”
The home serves as a peaceful retreat for both her and Andrew. Kate has furnished and decorated each side of the house – from curved sofas to matching chairs to cactus plants, Kate remained close to her roots while making a new life with Andrew. it’s good to see when love wins like this, isn’t it? Did you also meet your lover on an adventure trip?