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  1. Accessible Grand Canyon

    Leaving in the morning. Can't wait!




    For a long time, finding some kind of a wheelchair-accessible RV was a pipe dream, and the first place we would go would be the Grand Canyon, which my wife has never seen. Now we've found the perfect RV on the other side of the country, in Surprise, Arizona. And it's right next door to? the Grand Canyon!

    Your Guide to the South Rim of the Grand Canyon ...
  2. A new Hotel List: beds without platforms, low beds, adjustable-height beds

    Hotel List: beds without platforms, low beds, adjustable-height beds

    There are ADA rooms, and there are accessible rooms ? and often those are two different things.

    27 years after the landmark Americans With Disabilities Act, most hotel rooms are completely unusable to many disabled Americans. Hoyer lift users are shut out by box platforms beneath beds, i.e., almost all hotel beds. Independent travelers in chairs are shut out by beds too high to transfer. Beds and sinks ...
  3. Learn FAST

    John Singleton and Luke Perry suffered strokes in their early 50s, but my bud Vanita Whitsell survived a severe one at 38, and even teens have them, so please learn. Miss you, Uncle Mike.

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