Your Passport To Accessible Travel
March 24, 2017
By: Taylor Heine, Community Relations Specialist
It is that time of year again, flowers are in full bloom and warmer temperatures suggest summer is on the horizon! For travel enthusiasts, several are planning their upcoming getaway and looking for the ultimate vacation destination.
I have developed a tourism guide comprised of accessible destinations for people with disabilities planning their next vacation stateside or abroad. The locations provided were curated from travelers with disabilities and accessibility experts online.
and experience the scenic waterfalls of the Pacific Northwest or grab a sugary, sweet treat to-go at the world-famous,
. The lush mountain views, exciting food culture and public transportation system rank the City of Roses among the top accessible tourist destinations in the United States, according to
America’s Mobility Superstore
Home to some of the finest casinos, night clubs, entertainment and dining experiences in the world, Sin City has been dubbed one of the most accessible vacation destinations in the United states by John Morris of Wheelchair Travel
. From ziplining over Freemont Street
to exploring the vintage sign boneyard at the Neon Museum
, the entertainment capital of the world offers fun and inclusive activities for everyone to enjoy!
Morris provides a comprehensive travel guide
that features a collection of accessible transportation, hotel and attraction options for tourists to reference while planning the ultimate Vegas experience.
Experience breathtaking views at the Space Needle
observation deck or take a tour at Boeing’s Future of Flight Museum
. The Emerald city offers a variety of accessible sightseeing and excursion opportunities for tourists visiting the Pacific Northwest.
district, visit the beautiful
or catch a
hockey game at
Bell Center Arena
. The City of Saints offers a variety of activities and transportation options for tourists with disabilities, ranking the charming Canadian metropolis among the most accessible travel destinations in the world by
Take a trip the Land Down Under and visit the iconic Sydney Opera House. The popular coastal city features accessible attractions, lodging, ferries, taxis and amenities for globetrotters planning their next getaway to the sandy beaches of Australia.
Grab your passport and travel abroad to the luck-filled land of Ireland. Visit the famous Guinness Storehouse
, tour the Dublin Castle, or shop Blanchardstown Centre
. The bustling Irish town offers accessible entertainment, transportation, hotel and tourism options for jet-setters visiting the 1000 year old city.
Next time you’re in Dublin, be sure to download the app, Mobility Mojo
. The mobile application allows users to review accessibility standards for various sites around town and can be a great tool for travelers visiting The Emerald Isle.
Be sure to check out other accessible vacation destinations by reviewing the infographic provided by
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