How do you interact with local communities when you travel? Have you stayed local yourself and explored your hometown? This week, our Twitter Chat theme is Local Travel in all its iterations! We’ll be discussing local gems you’ve discovered in your travels, as well as the things that make your hometown special.

This Thursday, April 13th at 2pm ET, join us, and the Passion Passport community to chat about local travel! Join us by tagging your tweets with #PassionPassport.

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

Welcome to the chat! What does “local” mean to you?

Q2 – 2:05pm EST

Have you integrated in a local community in your travels? Share some pics or stories!

Q3 – 2:15pm EST

What’s the best tip you’ve learned from a local abroad? Did you take their advice?

Q4 – 2:25pm EST

If someone were visiting your hometown, what advice would you give them? Share a picture taken in your hometown!

Q5 – 2:30pm EST

Have you ever embarked on a staycation? What did you learn about your hometown or city?

Q6 – 2:35pm EST

Do you have a tried and true strategy for seeking local experiences, be it at home or abroad?

Q7 – 2:40pm EST

Sustainable and ethical tourism often prioritizes local roots and traditions. Have you participated in this sort of travel? What was your experience?

Q8 – 2:50 pm EST

Do you have some local insight, a memory or a fun fact about your hometown to share with the Passion Passport community?

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