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 | Jasper National Park in a wheelchair

Jasper National Park in a wheelchair

Jasper National Park | Stunning mountain wilderness   After three wonderful days in Banff and Lake Louise we left Banff National Park behind. We decided to take a short detour to Lake Emerald in Yoho National Park before continuing our journey to Jasper along the famous Icefield’s Parkway.       General Accessibility First things […]

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Wheelchair accessible Cape Town

Wheelchair accessible Cape Town

Wheelchair accessible Cape Town | A beautiful and wheelchair-friendly dream destination   What comes up first to your mind when you think of Cape Town? Table Mountain, the African penguins, V & A Waterfront, Signal Hill, Lion’s Head, Green Point Stadium, Muizenberg, Camps Bay, breathtaking landscapes, surfers, sharks, whales, baboons and much more – welcome to South Africa! […]

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