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Travel barriers: Planning is key to ensuring wheelchair accessibility
The Palatine Chapel topped my list of places to visit in Palermo, Italy. I'd read "Travels with a Medieval Queen," Mary Taylor Simeti's account of Constance of Hauteville's arduous journey from the German castle of her husband south to retake her father's throne in Sicily, and I wanted to see the splendid 12th-century Norman Palace and its private chapel covered with Byzantine mosaics.
By Anne Spiselman, Special to Tribune Newspapers
October 24, 2013