Travelling with a disability can be fantastic, it just needs a lot more planning – ABC News (Wil Wiemann | December 2020)

A 3d figure in a wheelchair blocked by a hurdle, as two other figures beside them take on the hurdles

I didn’t do much overseas travel when I was younger — I focused on my career, buying a house, and then raising my family.

This story is a few months old, but hopefully, as things are opening up, it makes some useful observations and offers tips.

But a few years ago I came to a realisation: if I wanted to see the world, it was now or never.

My mobility was slowly (but surely) getting worse. So I set about planning how I was going to travel.

I learned having a disability doesn’t mean you can’t travel — you just need to plan more. A lot more!

A life-changing condition with no answers

I have an undiagnosed spinal cord problem…

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This story is a few months old, but hopefully, as things are opening up, it makes some useful observations and offers tips.

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