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Join our global discussion group on accessible travel! Connect, share experiences, and exchange tips to make every journey inclusive and enjoyable for all.
Come together to share experiences, insights, and tips on overcoming travel obstacles, discovering hidden gems, and planning incredible accessible adventures. We encourage open conversations about the broad aspects of accessible travel, while also directing you to country and topic-specific groups for more focused inquiries. Join us today and let’s explore!
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Reply To: Examples of accessibility helping people who aren’t disabled
This week, I came across a museum that had invested in audio descriptions of their main art works. Audio description is when a voice describes what something looks like. Staff noticed that sighted people also enjoyed listening to the description of the piece they were looking at. Then covid came, and the museum turned the descriptions into podcasts. The audience was invited to imagine the piece, only based on the description, and come to the museum later to see the actual thing…