04 Jul '11, 7am

Paralysed guide help #disabled see the world #accessibility #a11y #PwD #travel #china #aXs

Paralysed guide help #disabled see the world #accessibility #a11y #PwD #travel #china #aXs

CHINA - Born to a farming family in Yunlin in 1964, Cheng was paralyzed by poliomyelitis when she was four. The disease did not merely cripple her physically but cast a shadow over her childhood. By the time she graduated from high school, Cheng was intensely shy and painfully aware of her physical disability. Her world was confined to a small group of close friends, her family and where her wheelchair could take her to. Little did she know that with courage and the will to live life to its fullest, she would one day take herself and other physically-challenged people to different corners of the world. "Even when traveling with friends, the physically challenged are often seen as a drag on healthy people. We are often aware of how much we trouble others when we are on a trip," Cheng told The China Post. "It is almost as if we need others' approval to travel." "I went trave...

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