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Enjoy a Slice of Iceland Along the Golden Circle Route
The popular Golden Circle drive is a must-do on any Iceland itinerary. The good news is, several local companies offer accessible Golden Circle tours, and the major stops along the way are doable for most wheelers and slow walkers.

Discover the Gilded Age in Historic Newport
Travel back to the time of the Great Gatsby in the opulent mansions that line Newport’s Bellevue Avenue. Once the summer home of the rich and famous, this Rhode Island city features good access to many of its historic treasures.

Americas Other Grand Canyon
Although Grand Canyon National Park is known for it’s dramatic scenery, it’s not the only magnificent gorge in the county. This Southwestern Colorado chasm offers a very scenic canyon drive, with an accessible yurt located nearby.

Curious Traveler
Candy Harrington offers up the perfect lodge for an accessible family reunion.


 

Spring 2015

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Americas Other Grand Canyon

Although Grand Canyon National Park is known for it’s dramatic scenery, it’s not the only magnificent gorge in the county. This Southwestern Colorado chasm offers a very scenic canyon drive, with an accessible yurt located nearby. (read a sample from this article)

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Accessible Tow Truck?

My husband and I are going on an extended road trip. I am in a wheelchair, and I’m concerned about what we will do if our car breaks down. I talked to AAA, and they really couldn’t help me. I know that I can’t get into a tow truck. Do you have any suggestions?

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Planning an Accessible Vacation: Wheelchair Van Rentals

Although the availability of accessible ground transportation has greatly improved over the past 10 years, sometimes it's just more practical to drive your own vehicle. This is especially true if you're planning a vacation that includes a visit to a national park, a road trip to a rural part of a country or a journey which includes stops in several cities. And since driving your own van isn't always a possibility, wheelchair van rentals are the perfect option for folks who want a little independence in their travels, yet still require comfortable and safe adapted transportation. More...

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1 May 2015, 8:35 am
It’s Here!! Resting Easy in the US; Unique Lodging Options for Wheelers and Slow Walkers is finally here!! I always get excited when I release a new book, but I have to say that my newest baby is by far one of … Continue reading →

23 April 2015, 10:50 am
A Tale of Two Caregivers I get a lot of feedback from my readers, and although most times it’s from travelers, this week I’ve had a interesting exchange with two different caregivers. Which prompted me to ask the hypothetical question, “Does a caregiver’s attitude play … Continue reading →

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