Travelling in Italy – Access for People with Disabilities

I am an incomplete paraplaegic, injured at T7/T8. I walk short distance with crutches, can climb steps (but i need assistance if they are high), and my wheelchair has hooks to carry my crutches when I am not using them. I am a 57year old woman living in New Zealand. I am very fit and … More Travelling in Italy – Access for People with Disabilities

Europe Travel Log – Barcelona to Wellington via Munich, Hong Kong and Auckland

Europe Travel Log – Barcelona to Wellington (via Munich, Hong Kong and Auckland) My wheelchair is packed away, on its way to the aircraft hold in Barcelona! No more wheeling … No more gloves … No more filthy gloves … No more dirty hands … Ahhh … Clean hands … I have a love hate … More Europe Travel Log – Barcelona to Wellington via Munich, Hong Kong and Auckland

Europe Travel Log – Bordeaux to Barcelona

Europe Travel Log – Bordeaux to Barcelona Tuesday 27 September Another day, another country! We’re flying to Barcelona, Spain! The travel agent had discovered that buying a return ticket from Bordeaux to Barcelona is cheaper than a one way ticket … Go figure … And cheaper than a train. Just as well Peter checks the … More Europe Travel Log – Bordeaux to Barcelona