This summer I had the opportunity to visit Bloomington, IN with the intention of exploring a bit more than I have in the past. Now that I am living back in the States, it’s really important for me to have the chance to still explore new places Since travel is not nearly as cheap or … Continue reading Exploring Bloomington, Indiana – weekend accessible getaways
Google Maps has been on point lately. Last year they released filters for accessibility at locations and recently they released accessible routes for wheelchair users. You can now not only see if the place or locations takes credit cards, but also if they have a flat entrance and accessible bathroom. Other apps like WheelMap have … Continue reading Google Maps Accessibility Features: how you can help
During my first trip to Paris, I obviously had to go check out the Louvre! I love art, although I'm no art buff. It is pretty cool to be in a museum housing some of the most famous works in the world. As an added benefit, The Louvre is extremely wheelchair friendly! Fun fact: The … Continue reading Accessible Paris: A trip to The Louvre
I just got back from Morocco and needless to say, it was amazingggg. I love traveling to places that aren't notably 'wheelchair friendly'. I also enjoy places that are a just different than what I'm used to in the US or Germany. The Moroccan people are extremely kind and generous with their help. People are … Continue reading Accessible Morocco: wheelchair accessible tips and ideas in Marrakech
I'm in the process of planning 'Kestler Euro Trip 2018.' Yes, I know, I live in Europe, so I won't be crossing an ocean, but my parents will be. And my brother may come and a friend from college. My life is a bit at a crossroads and I'm possibly looking to leave Europe soon. … Continue reading Euro Trip 2018 Prep: the chaotic process of planning a trip for people(me) with disabilities
Flying, for someone who uses a wheelchair, has its perks and setbacks...
Surprise! I'm in a wheelchair 🙂 Sometimes I like to be a little sarcastic. I originally started this blog to share my European travels, but also to share the 'rolling escapades' of traveling in a wheelchair. This post will be dedicated to some recent funny, annoying and interesting experiences I've had. Public Transport: I mentioned … Continue reading That one time I was in a wheelchair
Well…this is about 9 months late, but… I choose to travel to Vietnam on a whim. I wanted to go to Southeast Asia and I had heard Vietnam was cheap. I also have a bad habit of impulse buying plane tickets. I took my mom knowing she was adventurous as well. We traveled for 10 … Continue reading Vietnam 2014