Kagoshima in a wheelchair | Accessibility Review | Little Miss Turtle

Kagoshima in a wheelchair | Accessibility Review

The last stop on our 21-day Shinkansen trip through Japan was Kagoshima. While this beautiful and accessible seaside city at the southwestern tip of Kyushu Island is not a typical stop for travelers with a Japan Rail Pass, it is more than worth a visit. Kagoshima is known for its active and potentially dangerous volcano, the […]

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Shinkansen & Japan Rail Pass | Little Miss Turtle

Shinkansen & Japan Rail Pass as a wheelchair user

  Travel by Shinkansen as a wheelchair user?!? Definitely, yes!   As you might already know, I am a huge fan of Japan. I like everything about this particular culture that’s so different from ours in the West. In March 2018 I rode the famous Japanese high-speed bullet train for the first time. After discovering Tokyo on […]

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Little Miss Turtle | Tokyo Skytree in a wheelchair

Visiting TOKYO SKYTREE in a wheelchair

TOKYO Skytree | The Basics TOKYO Skytree is a broadcasting tower in Sumida, Tokyo. It is one of Tokyo’s most popular landmarks. TOKYO Skytree (634 m) is the world’s highest broadcasting tower and also the second tallest building on earth after Burj Khalifa in Dubai. The Skytree was finished in 2012 and is located near the traditional borough of […]

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Little Miss Turtle | Kamakura Guest Article Accessible Japan

Kamakura | Guest Article for Accessible Japan

  I wrote my very first guest article! The article, published on Accessible Japan, deals about Kamakura, a small city in the South of Tokyo. Kamakura clearly is a must see while staying in Tokyo. There are many shrines as well as the famous Great Buddha of Kamakura statue.     I’m very happy to contribute to Accessible Japan’s […]

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Little Miss Turtle | Tokyo Must Sees

Wheelchair accessible MUST SEES in Tokyo

After telling you about Tokyo’s accessibility in general in my last post, I’d like to show you some great things to do and see. Tokyo is a wheelchair accessible paradise compared to many other cities I’ve been to.   1.) Yoyogi Park and Meiji Shrine   Yoyogi Park is known for its Meiji Shrine. The park […]

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Little Miss Turtle | All about accessibility Tokyo

Tokyo Travel Diary | All about Accessibility

Update March 2018: Mobility Scooter Rental in Tokyo  Accessibility Review of Tokyo Back home since yesterday, my thoughts are still in Japan. It has been my fourth trip to Tokyo, and I will always be in love with this city and its mixture of modern technology and tradition. This time I rented a mobility scooter […]

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