Image of Claire holding her award.

My Journey In March

We’re still on single digits in April so it’s still safe to say I didn’t forget about my March monthly blog post, right? The weather throughout March wasn’t the best some days and unfortunately, that meant plans didn’t always go to plan. Favourites Item I haven’t really bought a lot this month that is that…

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Royal Yacht Britannia Accessible Visit

About a month ago I got invited to visit the Royal Yacht Britannia in Edinburgh to test out their wheelchair accessibility and write a Euan’s Guide review. I had never been to the Royal Yacht Britannia before so, I didn’t know what to expect. However, I had an extremely surprising time. Britannia was launched in…

Image of Claire and her friend with the characters Harry Potter and Hermione

My Journey In February

This year is flying in already, I can’t believe we’re now into March. It’s starting to look like it’s going to be a busy year but, again even though it’s been a busy year there’s not much to report on. However, I do not want to give up on this blog theme in the second…

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Sleeperz Dundee Hotel Accessibility Review

With the V&A Dundee opening in September 2018 all eyeswere definitely on my hometown which is apparently referred as the sunniestcity in Scotland. Many businesses have made their mark on Dundee, especiallynumerous accommodations for all guests, including the Sleeperz Hotel. Thishotel has been a great welcome to the city centre of Dundee. Its stylish modernlook…

Me with my little book of earrings

My Journey In January

I’ve always seen a lot of bloggers and YouTubers sharing their favourite things of the month online and I always liked reading/watching their content. It’s a great way to catch-up on what people are up to every month so, I thought I would kick it off at the start of 2019. Let’s hope I manage…

Image of myself sitting at the front of a cinema screen

Top 5 Tips For Visiting The Cinema In A Wheelchair

Two weekends in a row I’ve had problems visiting my local cinemas with my friend who is also a wheelchair user. It’s meant to be a relaxing activity to enjoy with family and friends however, it takes a lot of organising for me to go. I thought in light of the problems, which I briefly…

Me with my light box that says 2 year blogary

Second Year Blogiversary

Where does time go? One day I’m thinking of a blog title and then before I know it, that blog turns 2 years old. Yes, it’s my second year blogiversary for ‘A Journey In My Wheels’. This year to celebrate I went out for a cup of tea and cake with my neighbour and carer/friend,…

The Enchanted Forest – Of The Wild 2018

It’s that time of the year again, the leaves are turning orange, there’s a crisp cold in the air and the spectacular Enchanted Forest light show is on for its 17th year. The Enchanted Forest takes place in Faskally Wood, Pitlochary, and runs for 5 weeks. With 80,000 people visiting this year, it is a…

Outside of Clober Farm

My Stay At Clober Farm In Glasgow

Last week I attended the Independent Living Scotland exhibition at the SEC, Glasgow. I used to go with my parents when I was younger, but for the last couple of years I have been going to help Euan’s Guide on their stall to spread more awareness of the great work they do. There are many…

Outside of the V&A Dundee

First Visit to V&A Dundee

On Saturday 15th September the day finally arrived for the highly anticipated V&A Dundee to open its doors for the first 10,000 visitors to see some of Scotland’s top artefacts in design and culture. I felt honoured and privileged to get a sneak peek not only once but twice. My first visit was with some…