Getting back to travelling regularly now that COVID-19 has become an exciting prospect for those that have been cooped up at home for years.  But if you are disabled, this can be a challenge.  USA Today recently ran an interesting article about traveling with Parkinson’s, which in addition to tremors can cause disorientation which sometimes leads to falls.  It recommends starting slow, with small trips around town, and just see what types of obstacles that you run into.  By testing the use of public restrooms, navigating uneven surfaces in dirt, rock, grass and wood-chipped terrain, you can quickly find out which areas you are comfortable trying with a walker.  And during this process, it can also boost your confidence.  You will probably need to book a hotel room which is ADA compliant.  You may also be able to rent a wheelchair at your destination.

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