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I’m glad you’ve stopped by my corner of the internet. Here you’ll find lots of information about what it’s like to travel and study abroad as a person with a physical disability. I’ve compiled the following list of posts to make it easier to find your way around here. I would love to connect with you and address any questions you may have about traveling with a disability.

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Practical Tips and Tools

Wisconsin Accessible Travel Guide

Minnesota Accessible Travel Guide

A Beginner’s Guide to Addressing Disability Questions in Study Abroad

The Essential Guide to Traveling with a Wheelchair

9 Mistakes I Made While Studying Abroad

4 Incredible Resources You Should Use When Thinking About an International Trip

A Letter to Parents of Kids with Disabilities

Accessible Travel Tips From Tanzania

Lessons in NYC Accessible Transportation

Accessible Travel Tips From Costa Rica

The Best Travel Scarf Ever!

Review of RCI 360 Outdoor Sports Stool

What I Wish You Knew About My Experience Studying Abroad as a Student with a Disability

Mental and Emotional Health

How to Manage Negative Emotions While Abroad

11 Travel Reflection Questions to Spark Positivity Right Now

The Barrier to Going Abroad and Other Experiences No One Tells You About

Promoting and Cultivating Global Awareness 

Recommended Reads: Disability Edition

15 Powerful TEDx Talks About Disability, Accessibility and Inclusion

Debunking 7 Myths About Disabled Students and Study Abroad

TEDx Talk Roundup Part 2

6 Ways Travel Changed My Everyday Life

TEDx Talk Roundup

Why International Experiences Are Important