Welcome to Travel Smart!
The world is big and exciting, with endless places to explore. You’ve been wanting to get out there but have fears in addition to the natural stressors that come with traveling, such as missing your flight or train, or losing your passport. It can be challenging to realize your dream of traveling the world when your fears include not being able to navigate where you’re going with your power wheelchair or scooter or that it will break when you’re traveling by air.
At Travel Smart, we want to show you that you don’t have to forego your dreams of traveling. We are dedicated to showing you that your scooter or power chair doesn’t have to be an added stressor, but rather a convenience that will make travel easier and enhance your experience away from home. On this blog, you will find articles that will demonstrate the ease of transporting your mobility device with you and their added features that make traveling easier, as well as travel tips and real experiences from actual power wheelchair and mobility scooter users. We are with you through the good and the bad. Travel Smart with Pride.
By: Yvette Pegues My job moved me to Atlanta in the early 2000’s. A lot has changed since then. Namely, I was ambulatory (walking without assistance) with access to its rolling mountains, winding trails and many other outdoor activities. The transformation from walking tall to rolling in style provided access to adaptive technology: the Jazzy… Read more
Traveling can be fun and rewarding, but it can also be stressful, especially when traveling with a mobility device, such as a power chair or electric scooter. If you are not a seasoned traveler, you may not know where to start when planning your accessible trip and you may have a lot of questions or… Read more