First stop on our cruise was Dubrovnik in Croatia. Unfortunately most of the shore excursions arranged by cruise lines do not include accessible transport. An exciting exception has been Alaska where Juneau, Ketchikan and Anchorage all had accessible coaches and we even went up to the Taku Glacier by helicopter from Juneau. The helicopter had a… Continue Reading Cruising with a wheelchair – Venice to Katakolon
For the most part, vending machines can be hard to use in a wheelchair. The buttons to order an item are often too high. And then if you can order something, it comes out at the bottom. So, when I went out today I was very excited to see a wheelchair accessible vending machine! … Continue Reading A Wheelchair Accessible Vending Machine!
I have always wanted to visit Japan’s most important religious site – The Grand Shrine at Ise. It is dedicated to Amaterasu Omikami, the sun goddess and ancestor to the Imperial Family. The only problem is it is really far from Tokyo! 3.5 hrs by train! But it is worth it! The shrine is actually… Continue Reading Visiting The Grand Shrine at Ise in a Wheelchair