Carrie-Ann Lightley is an acclaimed Travel Blogger and also Marketing Manager at national disability organisation AccessAble.
She’s a wheelchair user who loves to travel and a well-respected figure within the tourism industry. Carrie Ann’s Blog has become a firm favourite with her followers and led her to write for the Guardian, HuffPost and TripAdvisor, as well as many other websites, magazines and industry publications.
Carrie-Ann has a unique insight into all areas and aspects of accessible tourism and travel. Come and hear her share her top tips, talk about some of her top places to visit and the tools she uses to take the chance out of visiting new places.
Travelling as a disabled person can be stressful, worrying and sometimes disastrous. But it can also be exciting, empowering and absolutely amazing. My tips will help you to get the most out of research and travel planning, and I’ll demonstrate some game-changing technology that’s helping to support spontaneous, accessible UK holidays, trips and days out.