Barbados Tourism Minister Looking to Improve Island’s Accessibility for Disabled Tourists, Locals

Posted on June 10th, 2019 by Best Brothers Group

Americas, Tourism, June 10 2019 Kerrie D. Symmonds, Barbados’ minister of tourism and international transport, told TravelPulse on Thursday that the island is looking into several initiatives to make disabled tourists more comfortable on vacations, while also improving the quality of life for its disabled locals. As part of Caribbean Week New York, which was organized by […]

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The First Jerusalem Conference of Accessibility in Ancient Cities of the World

Posted on May 13th, 2019 by Best Brothers Group

  Events, Middle East, May 13 2019 Event details: Jerusalem, Israel, September 8 – 10, 2019 The conference aims to share insights and experiences on the following topics: Accessibility in Cities of the Ancient World Personal Perspectives, Theory, Accessible Tourism for People with Disabilities, Residence in Ancient Cities, Innovation and Technological Support for Accessibility, and […]

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Organization in Kerala Works to Promote Accessibility in Eco-Friendly Destination

Posted on April 23rd, 2019 by Best Brothers Group

The Thenmala Eco-tourism Promotion Society is an effort to encourage the visually – impaired and hearing-impaired to visit Thenmala and make the state 100 per cent disabled-friendly. Away from the chaos of the city lies Thenmala, the eco-tourism destination which is also one of the first eco-tourism destinations to have introduced the braille brochure for… […]

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New Partnership to Provide Tailored, Accessible Holiday Packages  

Posted on April 8th, 2019 by Best Brothers Group

Tourism, April 8 2019 Handiscover announces its partnership with Travel-For-All, the Premiere Accessible Travel Agency in North America which provides tailored-made accessible holiday packages for people with disabilities or specific requirements. Travel-For-All specialises in tours to some of the most exotic destinations in the world such as Cuba and Africa, with full capacity to arrange accessible flights, […]

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Global Campaign to Encourage More Support for Airline Passengers with Intellectual Disabilities  

Posted on March 18th, 2019 by Best Brothers Group

Europe, March 18 2019 Travelport, a leading travel commerce platform, announced it has launched a global campaign to improve awareness and use of the DPNA Special Service Request (SSR) code, which can be used by travel agents, among others, to alert airlines when a passenger has intellectual or developmental disability and needs assistance. Team Jordan […]

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EU Launches 2020 Edition Of European Capital of Smart Tourism Awards  

Posted on March 8th, 2019 by Best Brothers Group

Europe, News, Tourism, March 8 2019 BRUSSELS: The European Capital of Smart Tourism is a European Union initiative which recognises outstanding achievements by European cities as tourism destinations in four categories: sustainability, accessibility, digitalisation as well as cultural heritage and creativity. EU Smart Tourism Capitals logo 2020 It aims to promote smart tourism in the […]

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Greece to Introduce its Accessible Tourism Side  

Posted on February 27th, 2019 by Best Brothers Group

Aiming to promote Greece as a world top accessible tourism destination, the Greek Tourism Ministry on Tuesday announced that it will hold a familiarization (fam) trip for Greek and foreign Paralympic athletes to introduce the country’s accessible beaches. Photo source: seatrac – TOBEA The fam trip will be held in Alimos (Attica) and Ilida(Western Greece), two Greek destinations whose […]

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