Wheelchair Travel

A Wheelchair User’s Guide to Bacalar, Mexico

Bacalar is a small tourist town that sits on beautiful Lake Bacalar near the Belize border. People lovingly call it the Lagoon of Seven Colors because of its blue color that ranges from deep navy to see-through turquoise. If you’re thinking about visiting Bacalar as a wheelchair user, I’ll share some recommendations along with many …

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A Wheelchair User’s Guide to Campeche, Mexico

You’re one of the lucky few if Campeche is on your bucket list. Those who venture there will be greeted by colorful buildings, an extensive oceanfront promenade, and welcoming locals. Furthermore, history lovers will swoon over Campeche’s past, which was home to pre-Mayans in 3,000 B.C. and a target of pirate attacks over the years. …

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Wheelchair Accessibility: Las Coloradas & Río Lagartos

If you’ve seen photos of Las Coloradas and Río Lagartos, the pink lakes and flamingos might have you ready to add them to your Yucatan itinerary. However, their remoteness might make you feel uneasy about traveling there as a wheelchair user. In this guide, I’ll give you a glimpse at what an accessible trip to …

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A Wheelchair User’s Guide to Valladolid, Mexico

Whether you’re considering a stop in Valladolid on your way to Chichen Itza or want to dedicate a day trip to this town, you’re in for a treat—Valladolid is swoon-worthy. However, as a wheelchair user, you might be wondering: Is Valladolid accessible? I’ll share my insight with you to help you better prepare for your …

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Wheelchair Accessibility on Holbox Island

Holbox Island is one of those off-the-beaten-path destinations with little information about accessibility. I’m writing this as an able-bodied traveler who visited Holbox, keeping a close eye out for accessible features. I’ll share my thoughts on wheelchair accessibility in Holbox with the hope that it’ll give you some insight on whether visiting the island is …

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