Tag "Disability Travel"

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Accessible Paris?

Thinking of going on a trip to Paris? Regular Disability Horizons contributor, Hayleigh Barclay, tells us about her trip to Paris, from the romantic highs to the tiring lows. Bonjour!

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10 accessible London attractions

As London welcomes the world this summer for the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee, the Paralympics and Olympics, we at Disability Horizons have been compiling a list of the most accessible tourist spots

Accessible leisuretime: a trip to Newmillerdam

New Disability Horizons contributor, Rebecca Nuttall, tells us about her recent trip to the British tourist spot Newmillerdam and her surprise at its great accessibility. Having been born with Diastrophic

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Volunteering in Spain: Martyn’s first thoughts

Having headed out to Spain on Sunday the 4th for a two-month voluntary placement, Co-Editor Martyn Sibley discusses how he’s finding his new surroundings, the challenges and adventures he’s already experiencing. As the clock

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Discovering Bavaria and Makin’ Tracks: Part 1

Makin’ Tracks is an independent, family-run business offering overseas tours to wheelchair users. Here they tell Disability Horizons about their first trip to Bavaria. Our tours are all about discovery

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My incredible trip through Thailand (via Oman!)

If you’ve always dreamt of travelling to Thailand, then you’ll be compelled to book your flights after reading about new Disability Horizons contributor, Leah S.F’s amazing journey. A harsh winter

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Advising to improve accessibility to tourism!

Regular Disability Horizons contributor, Carrie-Ann Fleming, has been running Tourism for All’s information service, based at the Vitalise call centre in Kendal, since October 2005. Carrie-Ann shares this article about

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2011: The year of action

Following on from Martyn’s recent article, DH co-editor, Srin Madipalli, shares an article with his thoughts on the year that has been. As I write this article, it is New

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Discovering Dundee

Following last year’s successful trip to Stirling, regular DH contributor, Carrie-Ann and her fiancé returned to Scotland, this time to check out Dundee’s accessibility. We were really excited to be

Adventures for 2012

New DH contributor, Gaina Cowley, (from Somerset, England) has some big plans for 2012 focused on trying out some new sports and activities that she has been wanting to do