Wednesday, April 9, 2008

Accessible Travel & Hospitality

Want to travel? Check out this website for SATH!

The Society for Accessible Travel & Hospitality (SATH), founded in 1976, is an educational nonprofit membership organization whose mission is to raise awareness of the needs of all travelers with disabilities, remove physical and attitudinal barriers to free access and expand travel opportunities in the United States and abroad.

Since its inception, SATH has served as a clearinghouse for access information. SATH’s travel magazine, Open World, features inspiring articles by travelers with disabilities and updates on destinations, cruises, web sites, legislation and more.

Interested in more accessible vacation ideas? Check out 101 Accessible Vacations by Candy Harrington. This book is the first guidebook dedicated exclusively to wheelchair-accessible destinations, lodgings, recreational opportunities, and tourist attractions! Contact us if you're an Indiana resident. If not find this book at your local library!

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