BEST MOBILITY-FRIENDLY ATTRACTIONS FOR ACCESSIBLE TRAVELERS
Written by: Jamie Santillo, MAM
Exploration doesn’t easily go together with having a mobility challenge, but with a strong will and determination, the possibilities are endless of how far you can go. I was born with congenital muscular dystrophy and have always used a power wheelchair (My convertible as I lovingly call her) for my mobility. I loved exploring places far from where I lived and places right around the corner. The only difference in my adventures is that they were happening from my wheelchair.
My exploration of all things accessible in Tampa is constantly evolving. Some of the most worthwhile attractions in this amazing city are completely step-free, and it’s not just parks and museums.
Here are five of my favorite wheelchair-accessible attractions in Tampa Bay: