planning a trip

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seeing Europe by wheelchair, Phoenix, Arizona

Seeing Europe By Wheelchair: Helpful Resources For Planning Your Trip

So you want to see Europe, but you’re wondering how hard that will be in a wheelchair. Well, like other tourists, you’ll need some flexibility, humor and willingness to deal with frustrations. But you may be surprised at how easy it is. By planning your trip, you can help to ensure that your travels go […]

holiday shopping in a wheelchair, Phoenix, Arizona

Holiday Shopping In A Wheelchair: 5 Tips For A Stress-Free Outing

Shopping during the holiday season is stressful for most people. When you’re in a wheelchair, it can be even more stressful. But there are ways to make holiday shopping in a wheelchair more manageable. Here are five ways to take some of the stress out of your holiday shopping trips.

accessible travel, airport screening, Phoenix, Arizona

Accessible Travel: Have Questions About Airport Screening? Contact TSA Cares

As much as you look forward to reaching your destination, having a mobility issue can take some of the pleasure out of traveling. Navigating airports can be a hassle, and going through screening can seem overwhelming. For that reason, the Transportation Security Administration has established a help line, TSA Cares, for travelers with disabilities and medical […]

power scooter lift, Phoenix, Arizona

Choosing A Power Scooter Lift

If you require a motorized wheelchair or a power scooter for assisted mobility, you know how important a role your independence plays when it comes to the quality of your life. And if you have a mobility scooter and are looking to expand your future destinations, choosing the perfect power scooter lift for your mobility […]

on your power scooter, Phoenix, Arizona

Getting Around Safely On Your Power Scooter

A power scooter is a liberating piece of equipment when getting around is a challenge. It can enable you to enjoy the outdoors and go shopping at the mall. But a power scooter comes with its own set of precautions. To ensure your safety and the safety of those you encounter, keep the following guidelines […]

when accessible travel plans go wrong, Phoenix, Arizona

Getting Satisfaction When Your Best-Laid Accessible Travel Plans Go Wrong

Planning a trip can be a time- and energy-consuming undertaking for anyone. But when mobility is a factor, it can be all the more challenging. And even with the most careful groundwork laid, accessible travel plans can go wrong. Perhaps your wheelchair’s missing when you arrive in New York, or you find that you can’t maneuver […]

wheelchair user's guide/cruise, Phoenix, Arizona

The Wheelchair User’s Guide To Planning And Taking A Cruise

If you happen to use a wheelchair or are a slow walker, don’t hesitate to book the cruise you have in mind. Recent developments have made booking an accessible cruise vacation much easier. The Passenger Vessel Operators Non-Discrimination Rule recently became effective, with regulations to make your trip easier.