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Mt Martha Beach Matting Trial


On Saturday the 26th of November the new accessible beach matting was laid out at the Mt Martha lifesaving club and the beach officially opened.


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Visitors with a disability should not be seen as “risk management” but as valued customers,


Disabled visitors to Scotland should not be seen as “risk management” but as valued customers, according to the national tourism organisation.


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World Tourism Day 2016: Tourism leaders commit to advance Universal Accessibility


About 500 delegates from 60 countries have convened in Bangkok, Thailand, to take part in the Official Celebrations of the World Tourism Day this year dedicated to the theme ‘Tourism for all: Promoting Universal Accessibility.’ Policy frameworks, capacity building, business strategies and awareness raising have been some of the areas tackled


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Brussels to host the 2nd Destinations for All World Summit for accessible tourism in 2018


The second edition of the Destinations for All World Summit will be taking place in Brussels in fall 2018. The aim of the event is to give concrete expression to the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Recommendations on Accessible Tourism.


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World Tourism Day 27th September 2016


World Tourism Day is celebrated every year on 27th September. This year's theme is “Tourism for All - promoting universal accessibility”.


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Arthurs Seat Eagle Takes Flight


Today the new Arthurs Seat Skylift project has a new name - The Arthurs Seat Eagle. The first of the 24 new Gondolas was unveiled today at the brand launch. Eagle CEO, Hans Brugman said today: The new name symbolised the “soaring flight” people would experience on the gondola, and paid homage to the wedge-tailed eagles that could be spotted from the ride.


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