Would someone with physical disabilities have difficulties living in this city?

Yes, because ramps aren't everywhere and it could be difficult to get around. - Oct 2019


I am not sure, to be honest. It's not a city where people walk a lot, so everything is built on the idea that people are driving or have drivers. However, I have not seen a lot of wheelchair ramps or other ADA-accessible setups, so my guess is it would be hard. - Mar 2019


We have blind officers in the mission, but anyone in a wheelchair would have trouble on the sidewalks and lack of elevators. - Jan 2019


Yes - Apr 2016


I don't think so - Oct 2015


Maybe not. the city has some ramps. - Oct 2015


Yes, it is not a handicap (or stroller) friendly city. - Aug 2015


Yes - I have problems with a stiller; I can't imagine a wheelchair. - Feb 2014


Yes. Avoid Saudi Arabia if you or someone accompanying you have physical disabilities. Saudi Arabia today is akin to the U.S. in the 1940s or 1950s (if that) in terms of accommodating those with physical disabilities. - Dec 2013


Because the climate is so hot and humid, a lot of time is spent indoors. Anyone in a wheelchair should be fine in shopping malls and hospitals. You would just need to be dropped off at the door. Generally, wherever there are stairs there are also wheelchair ramps or elevators. - May 2013


Probably not terrible. Everything is convenient here. Huge malls, huge cars, etc. It's not like you're negotiating narrow, ancient streets. - Nov 2010


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