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Handicapped Parking in Italy

Dear Editor,

I will be traveling this summer to Italy. Is there handicapped parking available, and if so, how can I take advantage of it? Thank you.

Handicapped parking, though on the increase, is still pretty limited. […]

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Rev. Scott Wedel

Dear Editor,

First off, I enjoy the Gimp-On-The-Go site. It fills a need that, up until your site showed up, was a vast wasteland on the internet.

The question I have for you: I am a 30 […]

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Anne Hamilton

Dear Editor,

My friend is taking her w.c. user mom to London and needs info on accessible places to visit in London. Do you know of any links that might be helpful? Thank You. Anne Hamilton

Three […]

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Freddie Farach

Dear Editor,

My girlfriend and I are going to Portugal, but I don’t know where to begin seeking wheelchair accessible transportation and such. Can you help me? Please, forward any information that might help me find […]

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Martina

Dear Editor,

I am interested in information for several adults while two being in wheelchairs, wanting to go to Italy. Please send me information and any links you can. Thank you -Martina

Italy is still rather primitive […]

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Episcopal Disability Network

Dear Editor,

If a disabled traveler has difficulty with an airline while traveling, is there a toll-free number which he or she may call to report the trouble or ask for help?

The Episcopal Disability Network

There are […]

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Carolyn Vierling

Dear Editor,

I just bought tickets for a trip to St. Maarten in February for my husband and myself on TWA from JFK. I called the airline about seating and was told that I have to […]

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Angelo D

Dear Editor,

Do you have any tips on access to airline bathrooms? I have post-polio syndrome and use a wheelchair full-time. Are there any aircraft models that feature wheelchair accessible bathrooms? If not, what do fellow […]

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Norma Weddle

Dear Editor,

My son is handicapped with Muscular Dystrophy. He can walk, but wears braces on both legs and has trouble getting out of a chair. In order to get up from a sitting position he […]

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Lynne and Dreer Graburn

Dear Editor,

My wife is semi-mobile, meaning she can walk short distances, but when we travel we take a battery-operated cart. We have had difficulties with various airlines about how they handle the cart. The verbal […]

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