Candy Harrington

Accessible travel journalist Candy Harrington

Known as the guru of accessible travel, Candy Harrington has covered this niche exclusively for the past 15 years. She’s the founding editor of Emerging Horizons and the author of several accessible travel titles, including the classic, Barrier Free Travel; A Nuts and Bolts Guide for Wheelers and Slow Walkers. Candy’s work can also be found in disability-related magazines, mainstream publications and websites. Tape measure in hand, Candy hits the road often, in search of new accessible travel options. Her newest accessible travel title 22 Accessible Road Trips; Driving Vacations for Wheelers and Slow Walkers will be available in the summer of 2012.  Candy also blogs regularly about accessible travel news, resources and industry updates on her Barrier Free Travels blog .