Disabled Access in Callander, Scotland and Beyond

2020 Carrie-Ann Lightley’s blog post: ‘Disabled Access in Callander, Scotland and beyond: A travel guide for wheelchair users’. https://www.carrieannlightley.com/post/disabled-access-callander-scotland-travel-guide

airlines Alaska airlines

useful video #2 from Alaska airlines Traveling with a Wheelchair or Powered Mobility Device, featuring a wheelchair user and describing the process for getting wheelchair assistance. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nPt7LKn8qm4

advice for travelling in the US with wheelchairs and scooters

016 New Rule Requires US Airlines to Report Wheelchair and Scooter Transport and Damage Synopsis : U.S. Department of Transport final rule may relieve some air travel challenges for passengers with disabilities. https://www.disabled-world.com/travel/airlines/airline-damage.php

air travel advice for your wheelchair

2019 8 Simple Steps to Flying With a Wheelchair!! really useful tips from Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=13&v=-juIP2GPsWg

air travel advice power wheelchairs

HaveWheelchairWillTravel blog post: TIPS ON TRAVELLING WITH A POWER WHEELCHAIR – WHEELCHAIR TRAVEL TIPS many mentions of air travel in this post https://havewheelchairwilltravel.net/tips-travelling-power-wheelchair-wheelchair-travel-tips/

air travel advice

2015 wheelchairtravel.org blog post: Flying With A Power Wheelchair: How To Prevent Damage https://wheelchairtravel.org/flying-air-travel-with-electric-power-wheelchair-how-to-prevent-damage/?utm_source=WheelchairTravel.org+News+%2526+Updates&utm_campaign=7172a9384c-2016_New_Year_Letter_2015_Review1_14_2016&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_f2c195a25e-7172a9384c-109925637

Air travel advice

Wheelchairtravel.org blog post: Why Airlines Take So Long To Return Wheelchairs particularly useful for US citizens but also contains information that may be useful for any wheelchair travellers https://wheelchairtravel.org/airlines-delayed-return-gate-checked-wheelchairs/

Air travel advice

2019 Spin the Globe blog post: Air Travel Secrets for Wheelchair Users from a Frequent Flyer. No church your regular run-of-the-mill airline travel tips but some really useful things that were completely new information to us and will definitely be employed on future bookings and travel! https://spintheglobe.net/dir/2019/07/30/air-travel-secrets-wheelchair/

Hoover Dam

VIDEO Rullaman visits the Hoover Dam 2016 in a motorised wheelchair http://VIDEO Rullaman visits the Hoover Dam 2016 in a motorised wheelchair

Grand Canyon

VIDEO Rullaman in the Grand Canyon 2016 in a motorised wheelchair https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yWOozSS2gS4

Maui

Gimp on the Go post: Maui, Hawaii: Highs and Lows in the Valley Isle http://www.gimponthego.com/travel-reviews/travel-reviews-north-america/dest18a.htm

Miami beach 3

2017 Instagram wheelchairexplorer visits https://www.instagram.com/p/BQQVd-sBtdW/

Miami beach

2017 Instagram wheelchairexplorer visits https://www.instagram.com/p/BQLzuLDBrgh/

Yosemite

2019 PushLiving.com blog post: YOSEMITE from a Wheelchair — Returning to an Old Love with a New Perspective and Gratitude https://pushliving.com/yosemite-from-a-wheelchair-returning-to-an-old-love-with-a-new-perspective-and-gratitude/?mc_cid=226325d614&mc_eid=0cec06611b  

Peak District Travel Blog

2014 Carrie-Ann Lightley’s Travel Blog: The Peak of accessibility: weekend break at Hoe Grange. http://carrie-annstravelblog.blogspot.in/2014/03/the-peak-of-accessibility-weekend-break.html

Mobility aids rental

Scooter, Wheelchair & Powerchair rentals in 1500+ US Cities & Cruise Ports Worldwide. https://www.scootaround.com/

Outdoor activities around the UK

deb@accessTOG’s Twitter page is full of her outdoor adventures around the UK and the power wheelchairs she uses https://twitter.com/accessTOG  

Gibraltar 2

UK Gibraltar Wheelchair travel.org’s very comprehensive WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE TRAVEL GUIDE https://wheelchairtravel.org/gibraltar/

What It’s Like to Navigate Chicago in a Wheelchair

2017 Google local guides rolling on stories about wheelchair accessibility around the world. YouTube videos of wheelchair user guide in their local area What It’s Like to Navigate Chicago in a Wheelchair – Rolling On, Episode 1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LYX5Hqucb3g&index=7&list=PLxzP3AVsi8HP-gqj–L2S8N_MWI5ySwJ7&t=1s

Eden Project, Cornwall

2017 winner of VisitEngland’s Inclusive Tourism award, the Eden Project – the largest indoor rainforest in the world – wants to provide a great experience for all ages, abilities and backgrounds.  It has published an Accessibility Guide to the attraction.  It has a Changing Places accessible toilet (with bench and hoist). http://www.edenproject.com/visit/before-you-visit/accessibility-guide#eMMy3JJwtFlGsS1X.97

Edinburgh Castle

2017 Simply Emma’s blog: ‘Visiting Edinburgh Castle In A Wheelchair. http://www.simplyemma.co.uk/visiting-edinburgh-castle-in-a-wheelchair/

Scotland Visitor’s Guide

2016 New Mobility article: ‘Wheelchair-Friendly Scotland Boasts Cool Places, Warm People’. http://www.newmobility.com/2016/08/wheelchair-friendly-scotland/

Accommodation in Cairngorm National Park

2015 Simply Emma’s blog: ‘Turning 30 in a Treehouse’ about staying in the Cairngorm National Park. http://www.simplyemma.co.uk/turning-30-in-a-treehouse/  

Staying in Cairngorm National Park

2015 Simply Emma’s blog: ‘Birthday in the Woods’ about staying in the Cairngorm National Park. http://www.simplyemma.co.uk/birthday-in-the-woods-wheelchair-accessibility/

Outdoor Activities around the UK

deb@accessTOG’s Twitter page is full of her outdoor adventures around the UK and the power wheelchairs she uses. https://twitter.com/accessTOG

Gibraltar Travel Guide

Wheelchairtravel.org’s very comprehensive Gibraltar – Wheelchair Accessible Travel Guide. https://wheelchairtravel.org/gibraltar/

Tenerife 4

2016 VIDEO Rullaman in Tenerife 2016 in a motorised wheelchair https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=izdZy0OELKw

Ljubljana

2018 very informative blog post from from Palmuaseman Uutiskirje/ Wheels of Travel Blog post: GUIDE TO UNOBSTRUCTED LJUBLJANA http://www.palmuasema.fi/esteeton-ljubljana/

Around St Lucia 1

Palmuaseman Uutiskirje(Finnish)/ Wheels of Travel YouTube vlog post: Accessible daytrip in St. Lucia https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jzq-Rf02Yss  

Around Finland 1

Palmuaseman Uutiskirje Finnish travel blogger writes about many aspects of wheelchair used throughout Finland http://www.palmuasema.fi/

Cancun

2017 AccessAdvisr review: Cancun Accessible Airport-Hotel-Airport service https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ix2-imPUXTM

Google local guides: What It’s Like to Navigate Chicago in a Wheelchair

2017 Google Local Guides rolling on stories about wheelchair accessibility around the world. YouTube videos of wheelchair user guide in their local area What It’s Like to Navigate Chicago in a Wheelchair – Rolling On, Episode 1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LYX5Hqucb3g&index=7&list=PLxzP3AVsi8HP-gqj–L2S8N_MWI5ySwJ7&t=1s

Should You Bring a Manual or Power Wheelchair?

Mobility International USA article: Should You Bring a Manual or Power Wheelchair? Discusses the pros and cons of manual and power wheelchairs in different situations with different terrains and offers advice about suitability of shares in different situations as well as advice on maintenance and charging. There is also a list of 13 links to…

Route 66 in Arizona

2016 VIDEO Rullaman on Route 66 in Arizona 2016 in a motorised wheelchairhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MVgIzphuGAA

Utah Arizona

2006 WorldonWheelz A motorized wheelchair review of Utah

Brussels 2

Wheelchairtravel.org’s complete destination accessibility report of Brussels https://wheelchairtravel.org/brussels/

Vienna and Salzburg

2015 blog post: thewheelchairbackpacker (French language) visits Vienna and Salzburg on a tour of Europe http://1000decouvertes4roulettes.com/2015/10/europe-on-wheels-de-vienne-londres-html/

Kufstein Maurach Achensee lake

2015 blog post: accessibilityreviews blog post about a visit to this area https://accessibilityreviews.org/2015/08/08/wheel-users-heaven/

All terrain wheelchair access to Dandenong RNP

2015 article: New all terrain wheelchair gives everyone access to Dandenong Ranges National Park http://travability.travel/blog-node/new-all-terrain-wheelchair-gives-everyone-access-dandenong-ranges-national-park

Cairns Beach

Instagram image from the wheelchairexplorer visit https://www.instagram.com/p/BHhDAB5BvYm/

Cairns Green Island 2

Instagram image from the wheelchairexplorer visit https://www.instagram.com/p/BHfPmOEh7Ob/  

Cairns Green Island 1

2016 Instagram image from the wheelchairexplorer visit https://www.instagram.com/p/BHe3_t3hME5/  

Sydney Visit 1

Spin the globe blogs An Introduction to Sydney by Scooter https://spintheglobe.net/dir/2016/11/29/an-introduction-to-sydney-by-scooter/  

Sydney Olympic Park

2016 blog post:Spin the globe blog Easy Rolling to Sydney’s Olympic Park https://spintheglobe.net/dir/2016/11/11/easy-rolling-to-sydneys-olympic-park/  

Sydney Harbour and Opera House

2016 blog post:Spin the globe’s blog Easy Wheeling in Sydney Harbor and Opera House https://spintheglobe.net/dir/2016/11/29/easy-wheeling-in-sydney-harbor/

Around Australia in a powered wheelchair

2019 The Magnificent Seven finale series 1. In this episode we meet Gayle who has MS but this does not stop her from travelling Australia solo in her RV. She is very inspirational to anyone thinking about getting out on the road to explore our amazing country. https://www.facebook.com/usedrvsales.com.au/videos/465094194051344/?v=465094194051344

Wheelchair accessories WheelAir

wheelAIR wheelchair cooling cushion uses inbuilt fan technology to cool and reduce core temperature by taking away excess heat and moisture allowing for comfort and temperature control. For further information pertaining to this article contact: wheelAIR at wheelair.co.uk. https://www.wheelair.co.uk/

Wheelchair accessories Healthy Backpack

the Healthy Back Pack is recommended by a wheelchair user who puts it on the back of her wheelchair when out on a trek https://www.theepicentre.co.uk/brands/healthy-back-bag?gclid=Cj0KCQjwjN7YBRCOARIsAFCb934b5twoRQNRuVuqePojqhajl5FDN5UniOY8-jU4LuexIDV0aY3sHA8aAiRBEALw_wcB#sort7

Wheelchair accessories GRX Life

GRX Life PROVIDING SPECIALIST KNOWLEDGE AND ADVICE TO FELLOW ACTIVE WHEELCHAIR USERS LOOKING TO GET THE MOST OUT OF LIFE.This is a good resource for tweaks to improve your wheelchair https://www.grxlife.com/  

Wheelchair accessories – wheelair

wheelchair user video talking about the WheelAir, an air cooling wheelchair cushion that can help you cool down when you get too hot https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6OAOK9Iys0Q  

Wheelchair accessories – waterproof blanket

2018 Susie’s Wheelchair Adventures blog post: Have you ever gone out in your wheelchair in the rain and kept your top half dry thanks to your raincoat but ended up with soggy knees? Details a waterproof wheelchair blanket https://susieswheelchairadventures.com/2018/08/19/have-you-ever-gone-out-in-your-wheelchair-in-the-rain-and-kept-your-top-half-dry-thanks-to-your-raincoat-but-ended-up-with-soggy-knees/

Power wheelchair equipment

Simply Emma: 5 ESSENTIAL THINGS I CAN’T TRAVEL WITHOUT AS A WHEELCHAIR USER https://www.simplyemma.co.uk/5-essential-things-i-cant-travel-without-as-a-wheelchair-user/

Equipment general 2

2018 Our Adaptive World.blog post: Travel Essentials for a Wheelchair User https://ouradaptiveworld.com/travel/travel-essentials-for-a-wheelchair-user/

Wheelchairs

Mobility International USA article: Should You Bring a Manual or Power Wheelchair? Discusses the pros and cons of manual and power wheelchairs in different situations with different terrains and offers advice about suitability of shares in different situations as well as advice on maintenance and charging. There is also a list of 13 links to…

Travel tips for going abroad

2018 my life, Kerry’s way blog post: My travel Tips as a wheelchair users for going abroad. This blog post has information for travelling and for taking your wheelchair abroad https://kerry-thompson.com/2018/05/29/my-travel-tips-as-a-wheelchair-users-for-going-abroad/  

Power wheelchair travel tips

HaveWheelchairWillTravel blog post: TIPS ON TRAVELLING WITH A POWER WHEELCHAIR – WHEELCHAIR TRAVEL TIPS https://havewheelchairwilltravel.net/tips-travelling-power-wheelchair-wheelchair-travel-tips/

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