With each new year comes new places to go and new ways to travel. Rising destinations, cutting-edge apps, and travel industry trends will surely make headlines in 2013. To predict what we'll all be buzzing about, Travel + Leisure has enlisted a panel of experts, who will offer their insight on topics ranging from the splashiest hotel openings and buzziest emerging destinations to the most essential new tech tools. And you're invited to listen in.
The tweet-up will take place TODAY, Wednesday, January 23, from 2–3 p.m. EDT.
Amy Farley, Travel + Leisure news editor (@afarles)
Peter Frank, Travel + Leisure director of editorial product development (@pfrank1)
Barbara Delollis, hotel blogger for USA Today (@barbdelollis)
Jason Clampet, co-founder and head of content at Skift.com (@jasonclampet)
Stacey Small, president and founder of Elite Travel International (@EliteTravelGal)
Jared Simon, COO and co-founder of HotelTonight (@HotelTonight)
Henry Harteveldt, airline, hotel, and travel industry analyst at Hudson Crossing (@hharteveldt)
How does it work?
1. Log in to Twitter any time from 2–3 p.m. EDT and be sure to follow the chat host: @TravlandLeisure
2. Use the hashtag #TL_Chat to follow.
3. To keep up with the chat in real time, head over to tweetchat.com/room/TL_Chat
4. We'll pulse out some questions for our expert panel to answer, but feel free to post your own answers to our questions—or ask your own! We’ll number each question (Q1, Q2, etc.) so please append A1, A2, etc. to your replies. And don’t forget to use the hashtag #TL_Chat.Photo by istockphoto