Monthly Archives: May 2016

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Accessible bathrooms

As I use a waterproof shower wheelchair, I don’t consider a bathroom accessible unless it has a roll-in shower, known as a wet-room in England. The French often call these a “douche Italiene” and the Italians call something like a”doccia filo al pavimento” (shower with a flat floor). A roll-in shower must […]

Accessible accommodation

I have traveled to many countries and stayed in hundreds of places. Since I use an electric wheelchair and a waterproof shower chair I am always on the lookout for good accessible accommodation, especially apartments. I am also very fussy about accessible bathrooms. When I speak of accessible, I generally […]