Brazil’s wheelchair tourism guru

BBC reports on how wheelchair users in Brazil are’ not seen as consumers’.

Ricardo has been a wheelchair user since 2001, when he was shot after an attempted kidnapping. He is now a tourist agent who specialises in finding holiday packages for people with mobility issues.  brazil-wheelchair-guru
He believes all tourists – regardless of any disability they may have – should be able to go anywhere they please, and not just to destinations with good standards of accessibility.

But sometimes that is easier said than done.

Read more at… http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-39003786

 

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