Kagoshima in a wheelchair | Accessibility Review | Little Miss Turtle

Kagoshima in a wheelchair | Accessibility Review

The last stop on our 21-day Shinkansen trip through Japan was Kagoshima. While this beautiful and accessible seaside city at the southwestern tip of Kyushu Island is not a typical stop for travelers with a Japan Rail Pass, it is more than worth a visit. Kagoshima is known for its active and potentially dangerous volcano, the […]

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Shinkansen & Japan Rail Pass | Little Miss Turtle

Shinkansen & Japan Rail Pass as a wheelchair user

  Travel by Shinkansen as a wheelchair user?!? Definitely, yes!   As you might already know, I am a huge fan of Japan. I like everything about this particular culture that’s so different from ours in the West. In March 2018 I rode the famous Japanese high-speed bullet train for the first time. After discovering Tokyo on […]

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Little Miss Turtle | REHACARE 2017


REHACARE 2017 | The Basics The REHACARE expo hosted in Düsseldorf, Germany is a true wonderland for people with disabilities. Exhibitors from all over the world show the most recent mobility and care aids currently available. The trade fair takes place during four days every year at the Düsseldorf trade fair center. One hall hosts […]

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Little Miss Turtle | Jasper National Park in a wheelchair

Jasper National Park in a wheelchair

Jasper National Park | Stunning mountain wilderness   After three wonderful days in Banff and Lake Louise we left Banff National Park behind. We decided to take a short detour to Lake Emerald in Yoho National Park before continuing our journey to Jasper along the famous Icefield’s Parkway.       General Accessibility First things […]

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