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Author Harrington, Candy.

Title 101 accessible vacations : travel ideas for wheelers and slow-walkers / Candy B. Harrington ; photographs by Charles Pannell.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Demos Medical Pub., [2008]


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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 338 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary This guide, written by leading expert in accessible travel, highlights vacation destinations for disabled travelers. With chapters organized by vacation style, this guide allows the traveler to tailor their holiday to their own specifications. Whether the reader desires an exciting road trip, a tranquil cruise, family fun, or an adventure steeped in history, this guide details over 101 cities, national parks, and tourist attractions around the United States that fit the bill. Also included is a section of the author's favorite activities, called Candy's Picks. The guide describes the accessibility of each location, allowing the reader to plan a trip that best fits their specific needs.--From publisher description.
Contents Bright lights, big city -- Chicago like a local -- Cleveland rocks -- Cowboys and culture in Fort Worth -- Multicultural Toronto -- The streets of San Francisco -- Viva Las Vegas -- Wheeling around London -- Active holidays -- A beach of your own -- Hit the slopes -- Sailing away -- Scuba 101 -- Summer in Winter Park -- Swim with the dolphins -- The great outdoors -- A Colorado boardwalk -- African safaris -- Beyond Cannery Row -- California National Parks boast access upgrades -- Death Valley days -- Everglades adventure -- Exploring the Adirondacks -- Magical Maui -- Spring migration on Lake Erie -- Year-round fun in Whistler, BC -- A place to rest your head -- Beach cottages on the Outer Banks -- Cabin fever -- Eh what lodge? -- Florida villas -- Home on the range -- Hosteling -- Lions and tigers and bears, oh my -- Murder, they wrote -- Sleeping in Paris -- Time for romance -- Road trips -- A taste of Vermont -- A Hocking Hills getaway -- Cultural immersion on Virginia s crooked road -- Exploring Elkhart county -- Fall foliage in Ohio Amish Country -- Hit the road in your own R -- State parks and scenic drives dot Southeastern kentucky -- Way out west in Kansas -- Cruisin -- Alaska, expedition style -- Aloha Matey! -- Barging through the heartland -- Exploring the Columbia River -- Cruising Europe's canals -- Hal's Southern Caribbean -- Paddlewheeling around Alaska -- RCI's accessible Caribbean -- The mighty Mississippi -- Small town charm -- A revitalized Dubuque -- Artful Boise -- Cambria gems -- Columbia, Missouri; the best of both worlds -- Escape to the springs -- Furniture city, USA -- Socal sojourn -- The home of ll Bean -- Wilmington's riverfront -- A little culture -- A piece of Greece of Florida's gulf coast -- And what's wrong with Graceland? -- Beyond the fairway in Phoenix and Scottsdale -- Hail to the chiefs -- Montreal; the other Paris -- Museum hopping in St. Petersburg -- Puerto Rico sampler -- Santa Fe culture clash -- Seductive Sedona -- The other Holland -- Winter carnival in Quebec -- Historic haunts -- Historic Philadelphia -- History, culture and fun in the Big Peach -- Must-sees in DC -- Mystic getaway -- Remember San Antonio -- The Big Easy, post-Katrina -- The fun side of the Potomac -- Family friendly fun -- Discover Florida's space coast -- Experience living history in Williamsburg -- Family fun in San Diego -- Just call me skipper -- Meet me in St. Louis -- Rocket City, USA -- Spring break, family style -- Off the beaten path -- America's accessible Caribbean -- Catalina today -- Celebrate the fall crush in Calaveras County -- Coon dogs, cornbread and country music -- Polk county memories -- The other New Mexico -- The quiet side of Lake Ponchartrain -- Undiscovered Ohio -- Candy's picks -- A Rocky Mountain rail tour -- Absolutely Vancouver -- Campus attractions -- Candy and the volcano -- Factory tours -- Hi ho, hi ho, a caving we will go -- New Zealand's Northland -- The Texas tropics -- Tidepools and yurts on the Oregon coast.
Note Print version record.
Subject People with disabilities -- Travel.
People with disabilities.
Geography -- Travel.
Social Science.
TRAVEL -- Special Interest -- Handicapped.
People with disabilities -- Travel. (OCoLC)fst01057356
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Title One hundred and one accessible vacations
Travel ideas for wheelers and slow-walkers
Other Form: Print version: Harrington, Candy. 101 accessible vacations. New York, NY : Demos Medical Pub., ©2008 9781932603439 (DLC) 2007028496 (OCoLC)156902241
ISBN 9781935281870 (electronic bk.)
1935281879 (electronic bk.)
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