accessible travel

Aviation

Flight attendant’s heart-warming note to deaf teen

Travelling solo for the first time can be daunting at best, but for one teen flying from Baltimore to New York, the trip was particularly daunting.

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Technology

Wheel the World launches accessible travel marketplace

The accessible travel start-up, backed by Booking.com, has created an online one-stop-travel-shop for those living with a disability.

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Travel Agents

Home-based agent finds niche in accessible travel

Fiona Donaldson has managed to turn her own travel experiences and niche expertise into a successful business.

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News

New doco shows the importance of accessible travel

The film follows the journey of the first quadriplegic and paraplegic to traverse an 11-kilometre section of the Inca Trail in wheelchairs.

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Wholesalers

“Adventure is for everyone”: PEAK DMC’s Gary Cohen talks accessible travel

by Ali Coulton

The accessible travel market is too big to ignore. That’s why PEAK DMC have teamed up with Wheel the World to create active itineraries tailor-made for travellers with disabilities. Here’s why the rest of the industry should follow suit.

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Travel Agents

Expert warns industry needs to wise up to opportunities of accessible travel

by Ali Coulton

Accessible and inclusive travel is one of the fastest growing sectors in the tourism industry. But it’s also the most overlooked. Here’s how we can do better.

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Tourism

Airbnb adds accessibility filters and experiences

The platform has launched an awareness campaign to encourage Aussies and New Zealanders to make travel more accessible.

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