tip

Tag

Tokyo on Wheels – Part One

Tokyo on Wheels – Part One

By Andy Barrow

My name is Andy Barrow and I’m an international speaker who also happens to be a full-time wheelchair user. I’ve spent..

Read more
Mobility Scooters in Japan

Mobility Scooters in Japan

While mobility scooters have been gaining popularity around the world as an alternative to traditional wheelchairs, Japan has been slow..

Read more
No Elevator, no problem…(?)

No Elevator, no problem…(?)

In the past 10 years, Japan has moved at a tremendous pace to install elevators at subway and train stations for the disabled and the..

Read more
Christmas Lights in Japan

Christmas Lights in Japan

When most people think of Japan, they most likely don’t think of Christmas. But Japan loves events, and Christmas has been added to the..

Read more
Understanding Japanese Braille

Understanding Japanese Braille

The Japanese braille system is based on the original braille script and is known as “tenji” (literally, “dot characters”) in Japanese. As..

Read more