101 Accessible Vacations: Travel Ideas for Wheelers and Slow by Candy B. Harrington, Charles Pannell

By Candy B. Harrington, Charles Pannell

Photographs by way of Charles Pannell.


101 obtainable holidays: shuttle rules for Wheelers and gradual Walkers is the 1st guidebook devoted solely to wheelchair-accessible locations, accommodations and leisure possibilities. Penned by means of sweet B. Harrington, the editor of rising Horizons, this new identify specializes in the holiday making plans wishes of wheelchair-users and gradual walkers.

101 obtainable Vacations includes vacation spot info on over a hundred and one towns, accommodation techniques, nationwide parks, vacationer sights and leisure actions round the nation. The publication is equipped so readers can look for a vacation in keeping with their particular pursuits or shuttle types. in contrast to different guidebooks which are prepared geographically, 101 obtainable Vacations contains sections starting from highway journeys and the nice outdoor to old Haunts and Cruisin. And final yet now not least, there's Candy's alternatives, which incorporates a number of the various author's favourite journeys, locations and activities.

Candy describes the entry of all sights, accommodation suggestions and vacationer attractions, instead of simply mentioning that anything is or isn't available. in any case, accessibility is within the eye of the beholder; and what could be obtainable to 1 individual may be choked with stumbling blocks to a person else.

Says Harrington, There's an international of trip offerings in the market for wheelers and gradual walkers. And this publication includes a lot of these offerings; in addition to up-to-date assets, info and entry info to lead them to a truth.

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A favorite hangout of Pablo Picasso, Ramón Casas, and other turn-of-the-century modernista bohemian intellectuals, this restaurant and cafe—one of the first commissions for the architect Puig i Cadalfalch and site of Picasso’s first exhibition—is the perfect stop on a modernisme tour of Barcelona either for a late lunch or coffee and a pastry. Carrer Montsió, 3. y 93-302-41-40. $–$$. 8 ★★ Palau Guëll. This 1888 mansion, not in the Eixample but in the much less fashionable district of El Raval, was Gaudí’s first big Ruta del Modernisme You could easily spend days visiting modernista landmarks in Barcelona.

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