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Travel Lisbon, Portugal has Accessibility Challenges

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I visited Lisbon, the capital of Portugal, with a friend of mine for a few days. Lisbon is possible to visit as a wheelchair user yet moving around poses serious access challenges. If you are too shy to ask people around for help, it is always a good idea to travel with a friend as you will need assistance. Manual wheelchairs favor better than a power wheelchair due to so many stairs and steps around the city. Even still, there are plenty of other challenges. Getting Around Lisbon The good news is that nearly 90% of the sidewalk curbs...

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Accessible Villa in Portugal for Rent

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Just outside of Loulé, Portugal in a town called Alto do Relógio is a wheelchair accessible hotel that offers stunning views across a valley and sea. A wheelchair accessible van can greet you at the Faro airport for your convenience. This van is also available to tour the wheelchair traveler and companions around Portugal and is equipped to handle a power wheelchair. The view on the hillside is magnificent no matter if your in your room, pool, or walking around. There are ramps down to the pool as well as a lift to get you into the pool. Book...

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