Bridge Builder

CEO Accessible Travel Online

AccessibeTravel.Online was founded by Marlies van Sint Annaland. After more than a decade of gaining experience in improving accessibility in shopping areas, she switched full-time to travel, a personal passion. The concept of ATO, that started out as Hotelaccessibility.com, came to mind in 2009.  As a person without a disability she learned to bridge the … Continue reading Bridge Builder

Reviews at AccessAdvisr – in 20 countries

Accessadvisr

AccessAdvisr was developed by Rob Trent (United Kingdom) to provide an unbiased, real-world view of how easy-to-access different places and transport stops are for disabled people. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J3SYXPDDR7A By anonymising and combining the information people contribute we will share it with ethical service providers so they can improve the quality and accessibility of services they provide … Continue reading Reviews at AccessAdvisr – in 20 countries

Southern California – sunsets, adaptive surfing and beach trax

Kelly Twichel Access Trax

Kelly Twichel is the founder of Access Trax, based in San Diego. She is also an occupational therapist and runs the ATO Office for Southern California. Her experience in accessible tourism, being officially appointed to the world adaptive surf championship, held annually in California, brings a great share of knowledge and tourist information to ATO. … Continue reading Southern California – sunsets, adaptive surfing and beach trax

ATO Travel team: Meet Rolf

rolf advertising and marketing

Rolf is a man with passion for travel. Coming from a hotel industry background, he has years of experience in customers services. Accessible rooms, facilities for guests with a disability, he has an eye for detail and is curious to find out how to improve services when they are not right.As of this summer, Rolf … Continue reading ATO Travel team: Meet Rolf

ATO travel team: Meet Shanne and Danny

Shanne en Danny

Shanne My name is Shanne Ebbeling and I have been born in 1992. I’m living together in Zaanstad with my boyfriend Danny Blom who is also in the ATO team. We have met each other on the internet, on a dating site for disabIed people. I am in a wheelchair, visually and auditory impaired. Besides … Continue reading ATO travel team: Meet Shanne and Danny

Travel Sheets to cross language barriers

language barriers

Language barriers When you travel with your assistance dog, or with medication in your carry on bag, life can be quite challenging, to say the least. Communications is very important at these moments, crucial really. Language barriers can sometimes be difficult to cross. So we made Travel Info Sheets, handy to take along when you travel … Continue reading Travel Sheets to cross language barriers