Photo by Passion Passport Community Member Anna Borisenko

Featured Photo by Passion Passport Community Member Michael Henein

Never underestimate the amount of adventures a city can hold. Though our feeds and travel sources are filled with tourist spots and the usual must-sees, we can bring ourselves deeper into the heart of a city to find new and unexpected locations. In this week’s Twitter chat, we’re sharing secrets and surprises from encountering Hidden City Gems. Share photos, stories and sites that spotlight urban wonders low on our radars. Join the Passion Passport community this Thursday, November 3rd at 2pm ET — new explorations in old towns await you!

If you are unavailable during the chat time but would still like to participate, feel free to schedule your tweets according to the times listed below: 


Q1 – 2:00pm EST

Time for some city talk! What is your favorite city to explore, and why?

Q2 – 2:06pm EST

From restaurants to parks and parties — what type of location to you default to search for in a new city?

Q3 – 2:12pm EST

Advising other travelers — what do you think is the best method for discovering hidden city gems?

Q4 – 2:18pm EST

Share a photo of one of your favorite city spots that’s off the beaten path!

Q5 – 2:24pm EST

What urban location have you heard of recently that you are craving to visit? Tell us and the PP community about it!

Q6 – 2:30pm EST

How would you specifically define a hidden city gem? What are the requirements to make a travel spot unique in that way?

Q7 – 2:36pm EST

Which travelers or sites do you use as a source for finding city spots? Share a link or give a shout out!

Q8 – 2:42pm EST

Have you ever encountered a hidden city gem on accident? Tell us about your surprise adventure and share a pic!

Q9 – 2:48pm EST

Who have you scoped cities with recently? Share a photo of a story-worthy moment while you were with them.

Q10 – 2:55pm EST

In your own words, why is it important to explore the lesser-known areas of a city? Tell us why you’re passionate about hidden city gems!