top 5 things to do in winter park, co
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Top 5 Things to do in Winter Park, CO

Are you searching for the best place to go for your next winter vacation that is suitable for people with disabilities? If so, Winter Park, Colorado is where you want to book your next trip. Growing up an avid skier and cold weather lover, I can honestly say this is one of my most favorite […]

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The Prague Diaries: Blog Notes

Cobbles in Prague Most of the pavements in Prague have small, mosaic style cobbles which don’t cause too many problems for a wheelchair user. At the start I even said ‘I don’t know what everyone was talking about!’ Then I encountered the road down from Prague Castle. It was a steep hill and mostly the […]

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Adventure
Sports

Six reasons to try adaptive waterskiing and wakeboarding

When the sun is shining in the UK there’s nowhere I’d rather be than waterskiing or wakeboarding on Heron Lake near Staines. While I should probably be blogging, editing videos, or getting my life admin done in some other way. Both waterskiing and wakeboarding give me so much enjoyment, I just can’t get enough. I […]

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Travel

Traveling by Plane in a Wheelchair

Traveling can bring out all kinds of anxiety and things to stress about, let alone traveling with a disability or in a wheelchair. Unfortunately there aren’t that many resources out there to give you clear picture of what to expect when traveling by plane in a wheelchair. There is always lots of planning that needs […]

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red rocks amphitheatre top view at dusk
Travel

Access the Amphitheatre : Red Rocks

Red Rocks Amphitheatre is one of the most beautiful open-air concert venues in the world. Are you a concert goer? What is the best venue you have been to and how was the accessibility? Sophie and I have been to several over the years and Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Colorodo is by far my favorite. […]

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Adventure

Snowmobiling in the Rocky Mountains

For our first official Our Adaptive World adventure we decided to make the most of this amazing place and go on a snowmobiling tour and check out the Continental Divide. Accessibility of Snowmobiling Grand Adventures are awesome in that they didn’t bat an eyelid when we told them we were both wheelchair users wanting to […]

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Travel

Travel Essentials for a Wheelchair User

Traveling with a disability can be intimidating and nerve wracking. What if you forget something important? After lots of travel, trial and error, I have found several travel essentials I don’t leave home without. When traveling with a disability, there are an added number of things you have to worry about; pressure sores, UTI’s, wheelchair […]

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Top 5 Things To Do In Bali, Indonesia

How and why did we pick Bali? Well, originally we were supposed to explore Malaysia, but we didn’t make it very far. The islands we were supposed to go to were flooding due to a hurricane, so we needed a new plan that involved sunshine. After all, we didn’t fly 24hrs. to sit inside watching […]

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Travel

Overcoming Disability and Learning to Travel

Someone asked me a while back how I overcame my disability. While I have certainly come a long way, I still hold on to a few insecurities. Like how skinny my legs have become and how my body has changed so much. Maybe some day I will get over them, maybe not. It has been six […]

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Travel

Adaptive skiing: how to get started

Top 10 Tips for Getting Back Into Skiing in the UK For those of you wanting to get into (or back into) skiing here are my top tips for you (particularly for those based in the UK): Get in touch with Disability Snowsport UK – they run some great trips for people with a range […]

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