Inclusion in Travel at PeterGreenberg.com

Peter Greenburg Worldwide Travel has several articles on travel with a disability. The latest is on travel in the Gulf Coast region:


Gulf Coast Accessible TravelThe Gulf Coast is a favorite destination for families, but finding a wheelchair-accessible beach retreat can be a challenge. 

Barbara & Jim Twardowski, RN, share their tips on finding accessible accommodations and experiences.
 

Row after row of condominiums line the Gulf Coast. Most of the units are owned by individuals and few are configured to meet the needs of someone who uses a wheelchair. Unlike a hotel, homes do not fall under the accessibility guidelines mandated by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
  
Condos, B&Bs and private homes can be good alternatives to a hotel--just be prepared to do some investigating prior to confirming a reservation.

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