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Bring on the Big Apple! Our essential guide to getting around New York in a wheelchair

Bring on the Big Apple! Our essential guide to getting around New York in a wheelchair | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
Is it possible to visit New York in a wheelchair? Very much so. After a stay with her wheelchair-bound sister, Barbara McMahon explains everything from tickets to taxis.
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Rudding Park Hotel - Beautiful And Accessible Hotel!

Rudding Park Hotel - Beautiful And Accessible Hotel! | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
Rudding Park Hotel is in Harrogate, the rooms are "spacious and modern with plenty of natural daylight, scenic parkland views and bespoke furniture".
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Rolling Around Nairobi, Kenya: A Wheelchair Travel Guide

Rolling Around Nairobi, Kenya: A Wheelchair Travel Guide | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
Kenya is packed with some of the most amazing wildlife on the planet and there are many wheelchair accessible safaris and attractions as well.
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10 Wheelchair Travel Tips for Rome Italy

10 Wheelchair Travel Tips for Rome Italy | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
The long distances between tourist attractions make Rome challenging for disabled visitors. These 10 Rome wheelchair travel tips will help you avoid the
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Total Travel – Introducing Tarita Davenock our new travel expert - Autism Daily Newscast

Total Travel – Introducing Tarita Davenock our new travel expert - Autism Daily Newscast | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
Autism Daily Newscast is pleased to announce a new twice a month column on Travel with our expert accessible travel agent Tarita Davenock.
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Washington, DC: Top 5 Wheelchair Accessible Attractions

Washington, DC: Top 5 Wheelchair Accessible Attractions | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
Almost every aspect of the city is wheelchair accessible; from the metro to all attractions and landmarks. After all, what would you expect from the...
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Accessibility to zoo sets legacy - U-T San Diego

Accessibility to zoo sets legacy - U-T San Diego | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
Director paved a way for those with disabilities to enjoy Balboa Park gem
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On A Scale Of 1 To 10, Brazil Gets A Zero For Disability Access

On A Scale Of 1 To 10, Brazil Gets A Zero For Disability Access | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
Brazil is hosting not just the Olympics in 2016 but also the Paralympics. And activists for the disabled say Rio de Janeiro has a long and potholed road ahead of it to get ready for the games.
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I've not been to Rio but I know several people who have. I hope that access is brighter than has been painted here, but I'll leave those who know better to comment.

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Accessible Ontario camp may face closure, despite petition to keep it open - CTV News

Accessible Ontario camp may face closure, despite petition to keep it open - CTV News | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
Operations at a unique, accessible camp for the people with disabilities may be suspended this summer, despite a petition with more than 20,000 signatures calling to keep the Northern Ontario facility open.
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Dave Thompson MBE DL sur Twitter

Dave Thompson MBE DL sur Twitter | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
Out/about over Easter lookout for @WDPcomms access narrow-boat "Wizard" on Bridgewater, accessible bus or of our vans pic.twitter.com/BP0jCMQxrh
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Keeping NYC Accessible

Keeping NYC Accessible | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
Commissioner Victor Calise of the Mayor's Office for People with Disabilities talks about expanding access in New York City.
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Ancient Rome Wheelchair Accessible Cruise Excursion

Ancient Rome Wheelchair Accessible Cruise Excursion | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
This wheelchair accessible Rome cruise excursion is the cheapest way for disabled cruise passengers to visit Rome from Civitavecchia. You’ll spend three hours
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Accessible places to visit over Easter | DisabledGo News and Blog

Accessible places to visit over Easter | DisabledGo News and Blog | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
With the Easter holidays approaching, it’s that time of the year again when lots of people are out and about visiting new places and experiencing new
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Accessible Culture and Heritage

A film by Launchpad Productions, Winchester, illustrating how culture and heritage sites can be accessible to young people with a wide range of disabilities.
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Florence accessible museums | Tuscany Arts - Art, history, places & events

Florence accessible museums | Tuscany Arts - Art, history, places & events | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
The accessibility of the major museums and monuments in Florence and Tuscany.
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The DisabledGo guide to Armagh now available | DisabledGo News and Blog

The DisabledGo guide to Armagh now available | DisabledGo News and Blog | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
The access guide to Armagh is now available on www.disabledgo.com for FREE thanks to the support of Armagh City and District Council.
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Riverwalk 'fully accessible' to disabled people, promises city - Marina City Online

Riverwalk 'fully accessible' to disabled people, promises city - Marina City Online | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it

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(Above) Aerial view of the Chicago Riverwalk on Tuesday from the 20th floor of Marina City's east tower.

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Wheelchair Accessible Munich: Beer, Lederhosen, and Good Times!

Wheelchair Accessible Munich: Beer, Lederhosen, and Good Times! | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
While I knew a lot about Germany and a fair bit of the language, I was still kind of nervous as to how wheelchair accessible Munich would be.
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Accessible Destinations - Outdoors.fi

Accessible Destinations - Outdoors.fi | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
Accessible Destinations: Accessibility for all nature lovers is an important principle when planning the services in different areas.
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Accessible Exmoor - Britain is GREAT

Accessible Exmoor - Britain is GREAT | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
The scenery in Exmoor was stunning. Having planned my trip at the National Parks' information centre; I headed for a coastal wander
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Accessible Travel at Virginia Beach

Accessible Travel at Virginia Beach | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
Virginia Beach is ramping up universal accessibility for disabled and wheelchair bound vacationers. Improvements: restaurants, playgrounds, beach wheelchairs,
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At Madrid gallery, blind visitors can touch masterpieces

At Madrid gallery, blind visitors can touch masterpieces | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
The Prado Museum in Madrid is displaying six 3D replicas of famous paintings, which visually impaired visitors can explore through touch.
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Paralympic Games 2012: Top 10 accessible days out in London

Paralympic Games 2012: Top 10 accessible days out in London | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
Londoner and Paralympic Games swimming medallist Andy Gilbert recommends his favourite accessible places to visit in the city, with tips on making your trip as easy as possible
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BOOKING AN ACCESSIBLE HOTEL - Have Wheelchair Will Travel

BOOKING AN ACCESSIBLE HOTEL - Have Wheelchair Will Travel | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
Booking and finding an accessible hotel that accommodates your needs can be daunting, particularly if you require full wheelchair access.
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