Destinations

Accessible Places Worldwide

Some places are more wheelchair accessible to travel to than others.
Explore travel destinations from all over the world and find out about access.
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Hotel Quirinale in Rome, Italy

Hotel Quirinale in Rome, Italy

Hotel Quirinale is located in a central location to most of Rome’s attractions. The Coliseum is about 15 minute walk from the front door. The Hotel Quirinale is on a street that has lots of shops and places to eat at. The staff is very helpful and will get you any...

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Kentucky: Mammoth Cave National Park Access Guide

Kentucky: Mammoth Cave National Park Access Guide

  Mammoth Cave National Park is located in the Green River Valley of Kentucky about a 1.5 hour drive from either Nashville or Louisville and is the longest known cave system in the world. While the cave is what draws visitors to the park, its other...

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Harrison Hot Springs, British Columbia, Canada

Harrison Hot Springs, British Columbia, Canada

I spent three nights at the Harrison Hot Springs Resort in British Columbia, Canada while my wife attended business meetings there. From an accessibility standpoint, I would give this facility a grade of C+. It was obvious that the hotel has made some improvements in...

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Hampton Inn Hotel Truckee

Hampton Inn Hotel Truckee

Truckee is a small town just outside of North Lake Tahoe, CA. Interstate 80 runs right through Truckee, which will take you to Reno, NV. There is a small downtown area of Truckee that is all accessible. The Hampton Inn is located on CA-267 which takes you to North...

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Sicily Resort off the Coast of Italy

Sicily Resort off the Coast of Italy

This SICILY RESORT is the only 4 star European resort designed to provide a holiday that is barrier-free. Dedicated to those of you seeking pure relaxation and for those of you simply wanting to enjoy yourself on it's warm, golden, sandy beaches; from the sports...

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Southern California: The Salton Sea

Southern California: The Salton Sea

The Salton Sea in Southern California is a fascinating place with a tragic history. This hauntingly beautiful body of salt water is the largest lake in California, occupying an area approximately 15 miles wide...

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Arizona, Antelope Canyon: Access the Inaccessible

Arizona, Antelope Canyon: Access the Inaccessible

Antelope Canyon in Arizona is separated into two canyons: Lower Antelope Canyon and Upper Antelope Canyon.  Lower Antelope Canyon is not wheelchair accessible at all as there are stairs that you need to climb down to the slot canyon. I would not consider...

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Hotel Near Atlanta, GA with Wheelchair Access

Hotel Near Atlanta, GA with Wheelchair Access

La Quinta Inn is located about twenty minutes from Atlanta in Norcross, Georgia. The downtown of Norcross is picturesque with a quaint, small town vibe. The hotel itself has pretty standardized accessibility, including several rooms classified as accessible. 7 rooms...

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Downtown Pittsburgh, PA Courtyard by Marriott

Downtown Pittsburgh, PA Courtyard by Marriott

The Courtyard by Marriott in Downtown Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is located where the Allegheny River meets the Monongahela River in the Cultural District. Around the hotel you will find shopping, restaurants, bars, and other places of interest. Point State Park is...

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Copper Queen Hotel in Bisbee, Arizona

Copper Queen Hotel in Bisbee, Arizona

Because most of the buildings in Bisbee, Arizona were built in the early 1900s on hillsides near the mine, finding accessible accommodations can be difficult. Most of the inns and hotels are constructed with a lobby, restaurant/saloon or parlor on the first floor, and...

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Access in the Historical Town of Bisbee, Arizona

Access in the Historical Town of Bisbee, Arizona

The historic town of Bisbee is nestled in Tombstone Canyon in the Mule Mountains in southeastern Arizona. The community was founded in 1880 when the local mining camp became one of the richest mineral sites in the world. This “Queen of the Copper Camps” produced...

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Getting around Cleveland, Ohio with a Wheelchair

Getting around Cleveland, Ohio with a Wheelchair

The general landscape of Cleveland, Ohio is relatively flat, besides getting down to the water, so wheeling around is definitely possible in some spots. Sidewalks around tourist areas are generally well maintained but the more remote you get the worse access becomes....

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La Quinta Inn by Cuyahoga Valley, Ohio

La Quinta Inn by Cuyahoga Valley, Ohio

La Quinta Inn is on the boarder of Cuyahoga Valley National Park in Macedonia, Ohio. The Boston Visitor Center being the closest park landmark, about 15-20 minutes away. The hotel has a few accessible rooms, one with a roll-in shower. Handicapped parking and automatic...

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Tacoma, Washington: America’s Car Museum

Tacoma, Washington: America’s Car Museum

I am not what you might typically call a “car guy.” Whenever I am asked about anything to do with the mechanical aspects of my car I say, “It’s green and it has a sunroof.” That said, I am a history buff, so...

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Hampton Inn in Williamsburg, Virginia

Hampton Inn in Williamsburg, Virginia

There are three Hampton Inn properties in Williamsburg, Virginia. This one at 718 Bypass Road (US60) is the most centrally-located. It's about a mile from Colonial Williamsburg, 3 miles from the Premium Outlet Mall, and 6 miles from Busch Gardens and Water Country...

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Metropolitan at The 9 Hotel in Cleveland, Ohio

Metropolitan at The 9 Hotel in Cleveland, Ohio

The Metropolitan at The 9 in Cleveland, Ohio is about a half hour drive to Cuyahoga Valley National Park. It is a boutique hotel in the downtown district and just a couple of blocks away from the Playhouse Square and 4th Street where you will find cute shops and...

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Horse Riding Ranch in Arizona

Horse Riding Ranch in Arizona

Located in northwest Arizona, just 2 1/2 hours from Las Vegas, Stagecoach Trails Guest Ranch is a wheelchair accessible desert oasis. It sits on 360 acres near three majestic mountain ranges and under clear blue...

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Arizona: Coconino National Forest Monuments

Arizona: Coconino National Forest Monuments

Sunset Crater and Wupatki Pueblo National Monuments are located near each other in the Coconino National Forest about 30 minutes east of the city of Flagstaff, Arizona (see map). It is possible to visit both of...

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Sacramento Amtrak Train in California

Sacramento Amtrak Train in California

The Sacramento Amtrak Train Station is located in Downtown Sacramento not far from Old Town Sacramento and the California State Capitol. Parking and curbs are wheelchair accessible with reasonable distances to the station and ticket counter. Like most counters,...

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Colorado: Great Sand Dunes National Park

Colorado: Great Sand Dunes National Park

You might be surprised to learn that the tallest sand dunes in North America are nowhere near either coast; they are spread across 30 square miles of the San Luis Valley in southeastern Colorado. These sand...

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Arizona: Chiricahua National Monument

Arizona: Chiricahua National Monument

Chiricahua National Monument in Arizona is a hidden gem! The spectacular mountain scenery includes stunning vistas of the Sulphur Springs Valley stretching hundreds of miles, as well as rocky canyons...

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Australia Gold Coast Travel: Accessible Attractions

Australia Gold Coast Travel: Accessible Attractions

On the southeastern coast of Queensland, Australia is the beach city known as the Gold Coast and my home. This coastline of Australia is popular place to live because of the beautiful beaches but it is also a hot spot for tourists and accessible for those with access...

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Australia Gold Coast Accessible Transportation Options

Australia Gold Coast Accessible Transportation Options

The Gold Coast is one of Australia’s most popular holiday destinations and is world famous for its beaches and beautiful weather. It is a small city and is pretty easy to get around. Whichever way you travel, the Gold Coast is a safe and relaxing place to be. There is...

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The Landing Resort in Lake Tahoe, CA

The Landing Resort in Lake Tahoe, CA

The Landing Resort is a luxury, boutique hotel with fine dining and spa services on a lake-front property in South Lake Tahoe. Valet is included with your hotel stay but not required. Two handicapped parking spots can be found closest to the main entrance but other...

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Israel Access: Travel around Tel Aviv

Israel Access: Travel around Tel Aviv

Despite what people see on the news or the political stance they take on the current situation in Israel, millions of people are visiting Tel Aviv every year. This international city provides its visitors with a...

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Krankin’ thru China

Krankin’ thru China

Krankin' thru China was established in 2013 by two Americans and their Chinese friend in an effort to enhance physical and mental wellness among people with disabilities in China. Initially focusing on handcycling as an avenue for physical wellness and social...

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Los Angeles, CA Accessible Travel Attractions

Los Angeles, CA Accessible Travel Attractions

The city of Los Angeles or the "city of angels" has a lot more to offer than just star gazing. Los Angeles is very spread out which makes it a little difficult to site-see, primarily since traffic is unpredictable and can slow you down immensely. The following...

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Access to Europe Train Travel: The Eurostar and Eurail

Access to Europe Train Travel: The Eurostar and Eurail

Our European grand tour by train began at the London Gatwick Airport where we took a city train to the Eurostar Train located in the St Pancras Station. There’s an office in Gatwick Airport for wheelchair access support for city trains that will assist with making...

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3-Day Weekend in Atlanta, Georgia

3-Day Weekend in Atlanta, Georgia

At the end of our long Atlanta weekend I thought, “We didn’t stay long enough.” After three and a half days in Atlanta I realized there was still so much to see and do. This was my husband, Jamie, and I’s first trip to Atlanta. It was a gorgeous time of year to visit...

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Sonora, Texas Comfort Inn Hotel

Sonora, Texas Comfort Inn Hotel

Comfort Inn in Sonora, Texas is located on Interstate 10 at Sonora, halfway between Houston and El Paso on the western edge of Texas HIll Country.  The hotel has easy access to the I-10. A few restaurants, convenience markets and gas stations close by. It's also a...

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Homestead, Florida Hampton Inn Access Review

Homestead, Florida Hampton Inn Access Review

This Hampton Inn property in Homestead, Florida is conveniently located on Campbell Drive next to the Florida Turnpike (exit 2) and two miles from US Highway 1. Miami International Airport is just 20 minutes away. It's a perfect place to stay if you want to visit...

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Morocco, Africa: Travel and Accessibility

Morocco, Africa: Travel and Accessibility

Welcome to Morocco! Only 9 miles from the European coastline, leaving plane or ferry you are instantly in a culture and atmosphere a world apart. Morocco is one of the most popular North African destinations and for good reason. Warm temperatures, lush scenery, exotic...

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Fishing, Hunting and More in the Upper Midwest

Fishing, Hunting and More in the Upper Midwest

Glacial Ridge National Wildlife Refuge in Northwest Minnesota is located 43 miles east of Grand Forks, North Dakota on the south side of the intersection of ND Highway 32 and 2.  Within the Refuge is a blind where visitors can view the mating dance of the Greater...

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Japan: Accessible Travel Guide Overview

Japan: Accessible Travel Guide Overview

On my Japan wheelchair travel adventure, I spent most of my time in Tokyo, which is broken up into over a dozen distinct areas and is densely populated. For five full days and four nights I was also in Kyoto, plus one day spent in Nara. I wanted to go to Osaka but ran...

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Montreal, Canada: Accessible Travel Guide

Montreal, Canada: Accessible Travel Guide

The city of Montreal in the Quebec Province is one of the most visited destinations in Canada with lots of friendly people. French is the most commonly spoken language here but nearly everyone also speaks English. Like many big cities, it is divided up into...

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Montreal, Canada to NYC Train Travel Accessibility

Montreal, Canada to NYC Train Travel Accessibility

Using Amtrak you can take the train to travel in between New York City and Montreal, Canada, which takes approximately eleven hours. The Amtrak Adirondack Train Route is one of the most scenic train rides in the world, especially in the fall, which makes the time go...

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Van Rentals: Oregon, California, Arizona, Nevada

Van Rentals: Oregon, California, Arizona, Nevada

Ability Center's fleet of newer model, wheelchair accessible BraunAbility and VMI minivans are available for weekly and long-term rent. We train you on how the wheelchair vehicle conversions operate, demonstrate the tie downs, and anything else needed to get you...

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Czech Republic, Prague Tour with Bezbatour Travel Agency

Czech Republic, Prague Tour with Bezbatour Travel Agency

Bezbatour is the only travel agency in the Czech Republic that is specialized primarily in accessible traveling. Moreover, every accommodation in the Czech Republic or abroad with the seal of "Bezbatour guarantee" have been personally visited by our employees and...

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Hotels in Carlisle, Cumbria England

Hotels in Carlisle, Cumbria England

Budget hotel chains such as Travelodge, PremierInn and Ibis have several hotels in Carlisle, and all of them offer wheelchair accessible accommodations.  Travelodge has a hotel in the South and North of Carlisle. Both hotels are located off on the M6 (both...

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Arizona: Prescott Mountain Lakes Access

Arizona: Prescott Mountain Lakes Access

If you love the Great Outdoors, the historic town of Prescott, Arizona has a lot to offer. It's nestled against the cool, piney hills of the Prescott National Forest and is home to several sparkling mountain lakes. Sitting at an elevation of 5200 feet, Prescott boasts...

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Access on Amtrak Train: New York to Washington D.C.

Access on Amtrak Train: New York to Washington D.C.

As I prepared for a trip to Washington, D.C. from my home on Long Island, NY, I debated which method of travel would be the least stressful. It didn't make much sense to go through the trouble of taking a plane ride when the flight would be less than two hours. Plus,...

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Access at Stonehenge in the UK of Great Britain

Access at Stonehenge in the UK of Great Britain

I grew up with a father who LOVED watching Stonehenge documentaries, so when I went to England the first time, you better bet I drove the 3 hours from where we were staying (Dover) to see the mythical and mysterious site. While it didn't quiet reach the exuberantly...

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New York: Get around by Wheelchair

New York: Get around by Wheelchair

  New York City is a giant metropolis with lots to do. Having an idea where and when wheelchair accessible public transportation options are available can maximize what you see and do, and allow you to save...

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Ontario, Canada Accessible Beach Resort

Ontario, Canada Accessible Beach Resort

Oasis by the Bay Vacation Resort is open year-round and is located in Wasaga Beach, Ontario is a subsidiary of E3 Community Services. This exciting four-season vacation concept was developed with special needs in mind and has much to offer in terms of its...

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Suwanee, Georiga: Settle’s Bridge Park

Suwanee, Georiga: Settle’s Bridge Park

People come to Settle's Bridge Park in Suwanee, Georgia for everything.  When you first enter the park there is a fire station to your left.  Then the first park turnout is to the right for the famous...

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