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Accessible getaways abroad: Accessible Christmas Markets

Is there anything better to get you in a festive mood than a Christmas market? They bring together everything that is best about the time of the year. Great food and drink, local handicrafts and a warm atmosphere. And because they are often outside, they are one of the most accessible activities you can enjoy this time of year.

But while we’ve seen a rise in the number of the markets over recent years, they’re not all created equal. And at a time of year when time and money is at a premium, you don’t want to be wasting either.

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Accessible getaways abroad: Accessible Auckland, New Zealand

A major highlight of one of the most beautiful countries on the planet: Auckland makes for the perfect accessible getaway. Of course, it has its fair share of hills (this is New Zealand, after all!). But despite this, there are plenty of great experiences for those of us who use a mobility scooter.

The natural world is never far away wherever you go in New Zealand. And Auckland is no different, even though it is one of the country’s major cities.

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Accessible getaways abroad: The five most accessible American museums

It is no surprise that in a country as vast as the USA, there are thousands of wonderful museums to explore. So where do you start? And most importantly, which are the most accessible for those of us who use a mobility scooter?

Well, to help you out, Quingo Scooters has picked out the five most accessible American museums. Here are our top tips.

The California Academy of Science

We love this museum. California is blessed with plenty of wonderful museums and art galleries, but there is something special about this place.

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Accessible getaways abroad: The world’s most accessible cruises

For our latest post we’re doing something a little different. Rather than a specific destination, we’re picking out just a few of our favourite accessible cruises.

The cruises we’ve chosen here give you lots of time to relax on board. But they also give you plenty of sights and stopovers to keep you entertained.

So, from spectacular Scandinavian fjords to some of the most fascinating cities in the world, here’s our pick of the world’s best accessible cruises.

Norwegian Cruise Lines: Explore Scandinavia, Russia & the Baltic

Norwegian Cruise Lines have done an excellent job of making their ships as accessible as possible.

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Accessible getaways abroad: Accessible Melbourne, Australia

Great weather, a fantastic standard of living and plenty of art and culture. It all adds up to making Melbourne one of the most desirable places to live in the world. It’s no surprise that the Australian city regularly ranks among the most ‘livable’ cities on the planet.

And while we’re not suggesting that you sell up and move there straightaway, it certainly makes for a great getaway. It is packed with plenty to keep you busy, from wonderful museums and art galleries to fantastic places to eat.

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