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101 Accessible Vacations: Vacation Ideas for Wheelers and Slow Walkers
Candy B. Harrington
ISBN: 1932603433 / 9781932603439
Format: Soft Cover
Regular Price: $24.95
Web Price: $22.45
Where to buy: Demos Medical Publishing
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Candy describes the access of all attractions, lodging options and tourist sights, rather than just stating that something is or isn’t accessible. After all, accessibility is in the eye of the beholder; and what may be accessible to one person can be filled with obstacles to someone else.
About the Author:
Candy B. Harrington
As the author of Barrier Free Travel: A Nuts & Bolts Guide For Wheelers And Slow Walkers, and There is Room at the Inn: Inns and B&Bs for Wheelers and Slow Walkers, Candy has become the recognized expert in the field of accessible travel. Candy is also a contributing author to Kids On Wheels, a resource guide for wheelchair-using kids and their parents.
Candy’s work can be found in disability-related magazines including New Mobility, PN, Ability, SCI Life and Arthritis Today as well as mainstream publications such as the Dallas Morning News. She covers accessible travel for the travel industry in TravelAge West and Cruise Agent, provides internet content for travel websites such as BootsnAll.com, and pens consumer-focused accessible travel columns for Special Living, Travel World International, and Stroke Smart.
Ms. Harrington is a frequent keynote speaker on the subjects of accessible travel, marketing to the disability community, universal design and accessible recreation. She resides in Northern California with her travel-photographer husband, Charles Pannell. When they are not on the road, they spend the bulk of their time at their mountain cabin in the Sierras.