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Accessible Catalan –  Part 3: Activities by sea

Accessible Catalan – Part 3: Activities by sea

On Wednesday 19th June 2013; I began one of the craziest adventures of my life. The Catalan Tourist Board had invited a group of UK disability specialist travel agents to view their accessibility facilities. Enable Holidays kindly suggested I accompanied them to test the facilities and share the experience through my Disability Horizons work. In […]

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Video: Accessible Catalan Balloon Ride

Here’s a video blog from my successful trip to Spain, where I tested the Catalan Tourist facilities. From hotels, to city walks, to snorkelling and hot air balloon rides: I was loving it!

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Accessible Catalan – Part 2: Activities by land and air

Accessible Catalan – Part 2: Activities by land and air

On Wednesday 19th June 2013; I began one of the craziest adventures of my life. The Catalan Tourist Board had invited a group of UK disability specialist travel agents to view their accessibility facilities. Enable Holidays kindly suggested I accompanied them to test the facilities and share the experience through my Disability Horizons work. In […]

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Accessible Catalan – Part 1: Barcelona city & General Facilities

Accessible Catalan – Part 1: Barcelona city & General Facilities

On Wednesday 19th June 2013; I began one of the craziest adventures of my life. The Catalan Tourist Board had invited a group of UK disability specialist travel agents to view their accessibility facilities. Enable Holidays kindly suggested I accompanied them to test the facilities and share the experience through my Disability Horizons work. In […]

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Adios Espana

Adios Espana

As I leave Spain for a dodgy boat ride home, this video brings you up to speed in time for Spring and the great summer ahead

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Esuper Espana

Esuper Espana

Following on from a very open and honest blog post last week, I want to bring things back to a more positive here and now vibe. I’ve been less descriptive of my time in Spain, partly with my low energy, but also as things took a while to take shape. Here is a better catch […]

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Snowy mountains in Leon

Catch up from the snowy mountains in Leon, Spain

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Another global success

Another global success

So I’ve returned! Apologies for the radio silence; its been quite a couple of weeks. To fill those of you in who don’t follow my social media; I’m in Spain – again! I set off on the 15th January, this time by car, and headed through France on yet another adventure. Kasia and I left […]

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Bonjour from Rouen, France!

Bonjour from Rouen, France!

I’m writing this post from a place called Rouen, in France, on a crazy adventure down to Asturias, in Spain, where I’m living for 10 weeks upon arrival. This article comes following the recent political discussions on social care funding. It also shows how much disabled people can do with the right support, and how […]

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Disability and new horizons in Spain

Back in March and April this year I was in Spain for the European Voluntary Service. This article outlines my amazing time there! During my stay I had some problems to find accessible bars and cafes with my fellow volunteers. Instead of finger pointing, we celebrated those that were accessible and accommodating. Here’s the video […]

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