For many travel agencies and tour operators it is difficult to structure packages accessible to people with disabilities and a major difficulty concerns transport management. We explore the topic with Roberto Romeo.

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Which difficulties do travel agents face when dealing with disabled travellers’ demands? Is creating an accessible tourism industry possible? We speak about it with Donatella Segarizzi, the founder.


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Is accessible tourism an opportunity or a nuissance for hoteliers? We speak about it with Alessandro Zucconi President of "Giovani Albergatori di Federalberghi Roma”.


Italian legislation establishes that every hotel must have acc [...]
Accessible tourism is a growing market and there are several companies that are focusing on this segment: Annalisa Riggio, Bookingbility founder, explains why she decided to invest in this area.

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Rimini, October 11th 2016

Welcome Systems enters the market of accessible tourism and become partner of Bed & Care, the professional platform for the rental of equipment and the provision of services for travelers with special needs. [...]
When we talk about accessible tourism, we also have to mention the problems connected to food allergies. The perspective of a holiday can become a real nightmare for almost 2 million Italians.

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The lack of measures and procedures for people with special needs who visit a touristic place is severely a barrier. Improving the hospitality quality means ensuring everyone's safety in case of emergency.

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In a tourist destination, the communication barriers can negatively affect the hospitality quality, exactly as the architectural barriers and it happens that people with hearing disabilities find obstacles which prevent them the information [...]
Which are the difficulties that people with disabilities have while traveling? Which are the questions that the tour operator should be doing at booking time?

Articolo di: Serena Stefanoni

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Sometimes cultural barriers are more difficult to overcome than architectural ones and people with disabilities are subject to undesirable behaviors. We spoke with Simona Petaccia, journalist and president of the non-profit organization Rights [...]
Which are the suggestions to improve the hospitality quality for people with Down syndrome or intellectual disability? What kind of leisure activities you can offer them in a hotel or resort to make their vacation even more interesting? [...]
It may happen that hotels and tourist accommodation realize intervention measures to improve usability of their spaces without being able to be efficient. This happens when in the daily management you make mistakes such as narrowing the passages [...]
Which are the main needs of persons with physical Disabilities to upper limbs? What are the specific requests of these travelers? We try to answer these questions with Roberto Romeo, President of ANGLAT and Vice President of FAND.

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When a person with disabilities traveling or going on vacation, he can also spend twice for the fact that he has an accompanying person with him. How you can better meet the needs of these travelers? We spoke with Liliana Ianulardo, President of [...]
How does the person with autism live the wait? And if at the restaurant the service times are too slow and ordering is slow in coming? We spoke together with Camilla Del Balzo and Laura Antonelli, founding members of Be & Able center of research and [...]
Signage and information brochures are really accessible? Signage and information brochures available in hotels and tourist villages are really usable and accessible for everyone? We talk about it with the Italian Association of People with Down [...]
What is accessible tourism? How many are the travelers with special needs who regularly travel in Europe? And what can we do to improve the hospitality?
Articolo di Daniela Orlandi

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What is accessible tourism? What are the difficulties experienced by people with special needs when traveling? What can we do to make the tourist offer more accessible to all categories of travelers?

Pillole di accessibilità è la [...]