Jamacia Mobility Equipment Rentals

Jamacia Mobility Equipment Rentals

  Jamaica Mobility is the very first company that helps Jamaicans and anyone visiting the island to get around easily, without having to face challenges that life can bring. Jamaica Mobility is an online platform specialized in retailing, rental and assistance...

Costa Rica Travel Planning Tips Overview

Costa Rica Travel Planning Tips Overview

If you’re looking to go on vacation to a beautiful country, Costa Rica may be a great choice for you and your family. Its warm weather and fun excursions prove to make a vacation to Costa Rica worth...

Mexico City Wheelchair Access Travel Tips

Mexico City Wheelchair Access Travel Tips

Robert did not make this trip with me, but I thought I would write it up anyway as I think it could be helpful.  I spent about a week in September 2016, partially for work and partially for pleasure. For...

Mexico City and Oaxaca Wheelchair Travel Tips

Mexico City and Oaxaca Wheelchair Travel Tips

I am a T2 paraplegic and I travelled through Mexico for a month in a manual chair with my boyfriend, who is not in a wheelchair in 2016. I spent the majority of my time in the city of Oaxaca and a few days in...

Mexico Accessible Tours and Tips

Mexico Accessible Tours and Tips

People come from all over the world to soak up the sun in Mexico year-round. Besides the turquoise waters, warm inviting climate and Mexican food, what drew me and boyfriend to this country was the history of one of the world’s oldest known civilizations, the Mayans....

12-Day Island Cruise (Royal Caribbean)

12-Day Island Cruise (Royal Caribbean)

Cruising is the most accessible vacation for anyone in a wheelchair. The newest ships are bigger and better offering many opportunities for the wheelchair traveler. I was thrilled to experience the...

Cancun, Mexico: Westin Lagunamar Hotel Resort

Cancun, Mexico: Westin Lagunamar Hotel Resort

On a trip to Cancun, Mexico for a little exploring but some much needed leisure time. We stayed at the Westin Lagunamar Ocean Resort, which is located across the street from La Isla Mall and about 40 minute...

Costa Rica: Wheelchair Access Travel Tips

Costa Rica: Wheelchair Access Travel Tips

Costa Rica is a small country with countless riches. Located in Central America, it has beautiful beaches on both the Atlantic and Pacific Coasts, incredible national parks with lots of natural diversity, and a...

Guanacaste, Costa Rica Accessible Accommodations

Guanacaste, Costa Rica Accessible Accommodations

It depends on your budget where the best place to stay is in Costa Rica. I highly recommend contacting the hotel in advance to discuss the accessibility conditions you require because some are labeled as accessible when they are not completely.   Stay in Costa...

Costa Rica Wheelchair Accessible Transportation

Costa Rica Wheelchair Accessible Transportation

If you are traveling to any beach in Costa Rica, it is better to rent a 4WD car. Usually, car rentals don’t have any hand controls, but Service Car Rental offers different options like mini vans, ramps and portable handicap driving hand controls. You have to make a...

The National Theater of Costa Rica

The National Theater of Costa Rica

The National Theater of Costa Rica is one of the most iconic buildings in the capital, San José. Its construction began in 1891 and it took 6 years to finish it. The theater has a neoclassical architecture, with marble columns, statues and paintings. It was declared...

St. Lucia Island in the Caribbean Luxury Resort

St. Lucia Island in the Caribbean Luxury Resort

The Landings is a luxury resort on the island of St. Lucia in the Caribbean. It has been used as a setting for The Bachelor reality TV series. It is a very large property, with a number of buildings each housing 10 or 12 units on three floors. The grounds have well...

7-Day Western Caribbean Cruise (Disney Fantasy)

7-Day Western Caribbean Cruise (Disney Fantasy)

As you may have read in my articles, my wife and I are Disney nuts. Back in 2010 we took the plunge and became Disney Vacation Club members. As part of signing up, we received a special allotment of points...

7-Day Eastern Caribbean Cruise (Disney Fantasy)

7-Day Eastern Caribbean Cruise (Disney Fantasy)

In my Adventures by Disney articles for Germany and 4 day Bahamian cruise, my wife and I are Disney nuts. Back in 2010 we took the plunge and became Disney Vacation Club members. As part of...

7-Day Eastern Caribbean Cruise (Disney Fantasy)

7-Day Eastern Caribbean Cruise (Disney Fantasy)

I have been on many great Disney Cruises, but the access on the 7-day Eastern Caribbean Cruise onboard the Disney Fantasy was a huge disappointment. In November 2014, our itinerary included stops in...

Cozumel, Mexico: Adapted Scuba Diving

Cozumel, Mexico: Adapted Scuba Diving

Peaceful, serene, other worldy. You know, all those cliché terms people throw around about scuba diving. They are all true and yet do not begin to describe the experience. Over the last few years I have had the...

7-Day Eastern Caribbean Cruise (Royal Caribbean)

7-Day Eastern Caribbean Cruise (Royal Caribbean)

  Planning If you are anything like me, when you decide to take a vacation, spontaneity goes out the window. I need to know if the room I’ll be staying is accessible, if I’ll be able to use the bathroom,...

Exotic Trip to Cozumel, Mexico to Scuba Dive

Exotic Trip to Cozumel, Mexico to Scuba Dive

As a world-class scuba diving destination, Cozumel, Mexico is an obvious travel destination for divers. However, with its breathtaking beaches, National Marine Park, and ancient history it offers something for anyone looking for a Caribbean vacation. In June, my...

5-Day Western Caribbean Cruise (Ruby Princess)

5-Day Western Caribbean Cruise (Ruby Princess)

I was itching to go on another cruise.  I narrowed my travel search down to two itineraries, a 5-night to either the Eastern Caribbean or Western Caribbean, both on the Ruby Princess, which I knew was...

5-Night Caribbean Cruise (Royal Princess)

5-Night Caribbean Cruise (Royal Princess)

I’ve always been fascinated with traveling; mostly by air though as that was my main form of travel when not taking a road-trip with my family.  For almost three years now I’ve had the honor of working for...

Cruise: Mexico, Belize, Isla Roatan & Cayman Islands

Cruise: Mexico, Belize, Isla Roatan & Cayman Islands

It was a cold day bundled in my down overcoat in New England and I couldn’t count down the hours fast enough to spring break where I can feel the warmth of the sun to feed my soul and keep me going until the...

Havana, Cuba Travel Adventure

Havana, Cuba Travel Adventure

While there are still restrictions to go anywhere in Cuba, even Havana, it is easier to get there than it has been in the past.  Several cruise lines go there from Miami and other ports, and you can also...

4-Day Bahamas Cruise (Disney Wonder)

4-Day Bahamas Cruise (Disney Wonder)

My wife and I never thought we would be cruisers. In our minds we always pictured older people on a boat playing shuffle board and eating at a buffet, or playing slots in the onboard casino. In...

Guadalajara, Jalisco Mexico 2011 Trip

Guadalajara, Jalisco Mexico 2011 Trip

I am a C5-incomplete chair user. I had the pleasure to visit Guadalajara in Mexico. I stayed there 5 months. People will tell you that Mexico is not wheelchair friendly and to be honest they are many places to avoid but it is possible. When arriving to the Airport...

Trip to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Trip to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

In Puerto Vallarta, Mexico the stares fro­m the townfolk in Mexico may take some getting used to, but after awhile you will realize that the attention is due to your celebrity status.  Many Mexicans have never seen a person in a wheelchair, let alone a van with...

Lake Chapala, Mexico 2011 Access Review

Lake Chapala, Mexico 2011 Access Review

This trip was to Chapala, Mexico. It's a small town located about 45 minutes drive from the Airport in Guadalajara, Jalisco Mexico. About 1 hours drive from the city itself. Before arriving at the Airport there is a wheelchair transport company that you can make...

Barbados in the Caribbean: Accessible Review

Barbados in the Caribbean: Accessible Review

Barbados has a physical challenge. We’ll call it, “Location, location, location.” It is unique among the Caribbean Islands as a limestone and coral monument arising from the sea floor. Rocky bastion against all the Atlantic can throw against it on the Eastern coast it...

Caribbean Cruise (Carnival Breeze)

Caribbean Cruise (Carnival Breeze)

Our cruise in January 2015 to the Caribbean on the Carnival Breeze included stops at the ports St. Thomas and San Juan, Puerto Rico. The large ship was filled with activities that we could all do and enjoy.  Movie night was fun and one of our favorite parts of...

Flying with a Wheelchair

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