Analyses | Social mobility and wellbeing | 2019-04-26 | HKET

When will the flight to accessible tourism take off?

Many elders and people with disabilities, like others, have a thirst for the freedom to travel. However, there is a list of hurdles they have to face while taking a trip, like misinformation about access-free facilities in tourist attractions, as well as cramped hotel rooms. What can be done to ensure the vocation of tourists with disabilities is enjoyable? As a world-class travel destination, is Hong Kong ready to welcome them?