Browsing Tag: orientation and mobility

Best Travel Hacks for Blind and Low Vision Travelers

Image, blind traveler waiting for a flight

Traveling can be exciting and wonderful experience whether we are going abroad or someplace local. Visiting new destinations broadens our perspectives. However, the adventure of traveling can also have its difficulties even for the most seasoned traveler, and…

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Enhancing Navigation with Sunu’s Haptic Compass

image showing the Sunu band and two blind hikers

Knowing compass direction is an important part of being an independent blind traveler.  We’ve all experienced the frustration of receiving directions that basically tell you “the place is on the right side of the street”. For visually impaired…

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Big Potential at First Sight

It was hot morning in the fall of 2012 as six school children made their way through the winding city sidewalks of Guadalajara, Mexico. The kids were not out ‘skipping school’ or on a school field trip. Instead,…

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