Posts Tagged "United States"

Why Should You Visit Texas

Why Should You Visit Texas

They say “Don’t Mess with Texas”, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t visit there. If your view of Texas is Chuck Norris driving a truck or radical gun loving republicans than you need to investigate a little more. Texas is the largest state in the continental United States and has a population, land size, and economy greater than many European countries. The largest ranch in...

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10 Foolproof Travel Tips

10 Foolproof Travel Tips

Depending on where your destination lies, you’ll find a treasure trove of different travel advice on where to stay, where to go, and what to do while you’re off traveling. But before you think about itineraries and location-specific travel tips, there are some basic principles that apply to any trip. Here are our top 10 travel tips that are applicable to any destination. 1....

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Popular Train Vacations For Seniors

Popular Train Vacations For Seniors

Train travel is a great way to reach a destination. There are great places to travel by train if you are a senior citizen. Train travel allows a person to seeing the scenery as they travel. Often there are package deals, discounts, and special rates for senior citizens. There is no bag checking on trains. If it is a longer excursion, then there are sleeping rooms for the night. Different train...

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Disabled Americans: When Pool Lifts Are Necessary

Disabled Americans: When Pool Lifts Are Necessary

Do you know someone with a disability? Chances are you can think of a few individuals. Disabled people actually make up one of the biggest minority groups in the United States. Disabilities can be physical, mental, emotional, sensory or cognitive. All together, 20% of Americans have been determined to have some type of disability, both mental as well as physical. That’s one in every five people...

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ADA Pool Lift Laws

ADA Pool Lift Laws

The United States Federal Government recently passed a set of laws which require any public swimming pool to install pool lifts for the benefit of their disabled guests.  The kind folks at Global Lift Corp have kindly posted and summarized the ADA Pool Lift Laws here so that we can all be aware of our new rights.  Take a read.  You might learn something new.  😉 Related articles Pools: A...

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