By Gabrielle Blitz
November 12, 2013

Going home for the holidays? Thanksgiving is one of the biggest travel days of the year and to prepare, we'll be discussing airport and holiday travel strategies, tips, and advice this Wednesday, November 13th from 2-3pm EDT.

Ask our panel of insiders for their expert advice!

The Hosts:

Mark Orwoll, T+L International Editor, @orwoll

Jennifer Flowers, T+L Travel News Editor and Trip Doctor team member, @TLTripDoctor

The Panelists:

Weather Channel, @weatherchannel

Travaasa, Experiential resorts, @Travaasa

CEO of, Rick Seaney, @rickseaney

Liftopia, Online deal site for lift tickets and ski resorts, @Liftopia

Heather Poole, Flight attendant and bestselling author, @Heather_Poole

Gate Guru, App for the in-airport experience, @gateguruapp

Kayak, Travel planning site, @KAYAK

Valerie Wilson Travel, Luxury travel agency, @VWT_Travel

AAA, @AAA_Travel

How does it work?

1. Log in to Twitter before the chat starts at 2pm ET and be sure to follow @TravlandLeisure.

2. Head over to to follow the chat in real time. You can log-in using your Twitter account.

3. Remember to always add the hashtag #TL_Chat to your tweets—however, if you're in the twubs chatroom it will be added automatically (note for character spacing purposes).

4. We'll pulse out some questions for our expert panel to answer, but feel free to post your own responses. Or ask questions of your own.

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Gabrielle Blitz is the Associate Social Media Editor at Travel + Leisure.