Articles tagged “disabilities”

Online Travel Players Boost Accessibility for Travelers With Disabilities

Online Travel Players Boost Accessibility for Travelers With Disabilities

Sean O'Neill, Skift

People who want to select a non-smoking room are shown options at most booking sites. The industry needs to be just as helpful for travelers with specific needs for mobility, hearing, or visual challenges. Thankfully several online booking sites are trying to help.

1 year ago

Myrtle Beach Family Tourist Attractions Want to Become Autism-Friendly

Myrtle Beach Family Tourist Attractions Want to Become Autism-Friendly

Beth J. Harpaz, Associated Press

Good for Myrtle Beach for setting an example for how to accommodate autistic children and their families. More global hotel chains should get on board to spread awareness on a larger scale.

1 year ago

Airports Installing Quiet Rooms for Autistic Children

Airports Installing Quiet Rooms for Autistic Children

Beth J. Harpaz, Associated Press

Kudos to airports that are providing services for an often-forgotten segment of the population, autistic kids.

2 years ago