Accessible Tourism
Follow
Find
5.2K views | +0 today
Accessible Tourism
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Brian Seaman
Scoop.it!

Access All Areas: Martyn Sibley's Grand Day Out in Brum

Access All Areas: Martyn Sibley's Grand Day Out in Brum | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
Martyn Sibley (oft seen on social networks) visited a number of attractions in the Midlands to check out their accessibility. Joined by a film crew, see Martyn as he explores Birmingham, Solihull and...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Brian Seaman
Scoop.it!

Lets go to the beach

Lets go to the beach | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
The sun is out and most people's first thought is to head to the beach, but we know that for many the beach can be full of accessibility barriers. A trip to the beach can be very therapeutic for bo...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Brian Seaman
Scoop.it!

Holiday Advice for Children Requiring Support

Holiday Advice for Children Requiring Support | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
The summer holidays are almost upon us. It prompted me to revisit some of the helpful ideas that I had come across in recent years for parents who have children with autism or who might need...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Brian Seaman
Scoop.it!

Newsroom : Ontario to Increase Accessibility, Boost Economy

Newsroom : Ontario to Increase Accessibility, Boost Economy | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
Ontario is taking steps to ensure that people living with disabilities can fully participate in all aspects of our economy and society with the appointment of members to the Accessibility Standards Advisory Council/Standards Development Committee.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Brian Seaman
Scoop.it!

bus accessibility

bus accessibility | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
#wheelchair users needed for #busaccessibilty project. Can you spare an hour to help us make busses more accessible? http://t.co/53l4GC3xV9
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Brian Seaman
Scoop.it!

Check out the Beach Wheelchair now... - Explore The Bruce | Facebook

Check out the Beach Wheelchair now... - Explore The Bruce | Facebook | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
Check out the Beach Wheelchair now available for Free use in Kincardine! (Check out the Beach Wheelchair now available for Free use in Kincardine!
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Brian Seaman
Scoop.it!

Accessible Tourism Cultural Tour of Bulgaria - JMB Active

Accessible Tourism Cultural Tour of Bulgaria - JMB Active | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
The Accessible Cultural Tour of Bulgaria takes you from Sofia to the Rila monastery, Plovdiv, Hisaria, Veliko Tarnovo, Arbanassi and Troyan. It is a 6-day tour of Bulgaria most interesting cultural sites.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Brian Seaman
Scoop.it!

Theme parks' hidden elevators for visitors with wheelchairs - Theme Park Insider

Theme parks' hidden elevators for visitors with wheelchairs - Theme Park Insider | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
Theme Park Insider
Theme parks' hidden elevators for visitors with wheelchairs
Theme Park Insider
First: Did you know that people in wheelchairs get to ride an extra attraction that no one else get to do?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Brian Seaman
Scoop.it!

EveryBody: An Artifact History of Disability in America

EveryBody: An Artifact History of Disability in America | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
Now LIVE! ----> Smithsonian’s Online Exhibit “ Everybody: An Artifact History of Disability in America”… http://t.co/aCyYpHtCXU
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Brian Seaman
Scoop.it!

Town finishes off accessibility plan - Niagarathisweek.com

Town finishes off accessibility plan - Niagarathisweek.com | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
Town finishes off accessibility plan
Niagarathisweek.com
After a lengthy public consultation period, Fort Erie has finalized its first long-term accessibility plan.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Brian Seaman
Scoop.it!

My accessible golden tour of India: part 1

My accessible golden tour of India: part 1 | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
Lynne Kirby from Enable Holidays, a specialist tour operator for wheelchair users and those with limited mobility, recently visited India to assess the suitabi… ("My accessible golden tour of India: part 1" on United With Disabilities - Online:
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Brian Seaman
Scoop.it!

Wheelchair users still struggle at gigs - The Guardian

Wheelchair users still struggle at gigs - The Guardian | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
The Guardian Wheelchair users still struggle at gigs The Guardian Some come from the layout of venues themselves – the upstairs rooms of pubs, where most people get the chance to see the hot new bands, are almost always inaccessible to wheelchair...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Brian Seaman
Scoop.it!

Able2fly: improving accessible travel | Disability Horizons

Able2fly: improving accessible travel | Disability Horizons | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
Find out about the new technology from Able2fly that helps solve the complexities of booking airline assistance for older and disabled passengers.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Brian Seaman
Scoop.it!

Refined Woman of Travel: Elegant, fun, and fine ladies who travel on wheels to the most beautiful destination of the world!

Refined Woman of Travel: Elegant, fun, and fine ladies who travel on wheels to the most beautiful destination of the world! | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
I came into contact with both Raimeda and Marie-Odile via Facebook friends. As I viewed their photos, I was moved by the beauty, elegance, and grace with which they moved about the world.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Brian Seaman
Scoop.it!

CAE publications and good practice design guidance

CAE publications and good practice design guidance | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
CAE (#Access Audit Handbook 2013 is an indispensable resource for anyone wishing to audit the accessibility of #buildings: http://t.co/O2Ovnj4023)
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Brian Seaman
Scoop.it!

Participate in the survey on accessible tourism services - European Commission

Participate in the survey on accessible tourism services - European Commission | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
European Commission - Enterprise and Industry - This website provides information on the EU's enterprise policy, entrepreneurship, business support, innovation, standardisation and e-business.
Brian Seaman's insight:

Have your say about where you think the accessibility of tourism services could be improved.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Brian Seaman
Scoop.it!

Beach Wheelchair Hire on Weymouth Beach : Free Facility for Disabled visitors

Beach Wheelchair Hire on Weymouth Beach : Free Facility for Disabled visitors | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
If you are disabled and need to use a wheelchair there are beach friendly wheelchairs available for hire on Weymouth Beach.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Brian Seaman
Scoop.it!

Manchester aims to be the 'most accessible European City'

Manchester aims to be the 'most accessible European City' | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
The target of becoming ‘the most accessible city in Europe’ is set in Manchester with the opening of the local government’s first Changing Places toilet. The new public toilet facility...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Brian Seaman
Scoop.it!

Access to Sports - Help4Disabled

Access to Sports - Help4Disabled | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
The following is an article which has been written and supplied by Vicky Besley who became newly associated with a wheelchair, but has enjoyed visiting sporting arenas in the past:  As a relatively...
Brian Seaman's insight:

Could you be a #buddy for #disabled supporters?

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Brian Seaman
Scoop.it!

Airbus Takes Aircraft Accessibility To The Next Level - Reduced Mobility Rights

Airbus Takes Aircraft Accessibility To The Next Level - Reduced Mobility Rights | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
Reduced Mobility Rights
Airbus Takes Aircraft Accessibility To The Next Level
Reduced Mobility Rights
Roberto provides accessibility and access consulting services to airports and airlines.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Brian Seaman
Scoop.it!

UK Disabled Holidays | Disability Holidays Guide

UK Disabled Holidays | Disability Holidays Guide | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
UK disabled holidays suited to disabled people and their carers. Choose from a range of UK breaks, self catering holidays and accessible accommodation. (UK #Disabled Holidays...There's More Choice Than Ever Before!
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Brian Seaman
Scoop.it!

What I Would Change About Accessibility for People with Disabilities in Canada - Huffington Post Canada

What I Would Change About Accessibility for People with Disabilities in Canada - Huffington Post Canada | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
What I Would Change About Accessibility for People with Disabilities in Canada Huffington Post Canada My goal has always been to build an even greater awareness of our need to move from a view that accessibility is just about getting in and out of...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Brian Seaman
Scoop.it!

SWEDEN – Summer church guide lists accessibility and curiosities ...

SWEDEN – Summer church guide lists accessibility and curiosities ... | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
The freely available online guide gives you opening times, as well as listings of whether the building has a WC and wheelchair access. Historic imporatance and.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Brian Seaman
Scoop.it!

First class accessible accommodation - Meadow Lodge: Education and learning - Derbyshire County Council

First class accessible accommodation - Meadow Lodge: Education and learning - Derbyshire County Council | Accessible Tourism | Scoop.it
Imagine a modern, spacious and relaxing bungalow, set within beautiful Derbyshire countryside. Now imagine it has top of the range facilities for people with additional needs. You're thinking of Meadow Lodge!
more...
No comment yet.