How do you avoid looking like a tourist when you travel? Find out in our Local Experts Twitter chat on Tuesday, September 2nd from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. EDT. Join along to ask the experts for tips and advice!

The Host:

T+L's Deputy Digital Editor, Adrien Glover, @xoadrien

The Panelists:

Co-Founder, @Black_Tomato, Tom Marchant, @TommyMarchant

Christopher Elliott, @elliottdotorg

Amy Tara Koch, Chicago Local Expert, @AmyTaraKoch

Nicholas Fonseca, Sydney Local Expert, @NFonseca78

Carla Torres, Miami Local Expert, @ohcarlucha

Ashley Niedringhaus, Bangkok Local Expert, @A_Nieds

Samantha DiMauro, Boston Local Expert, @Sam_DiMauro

Brian Kevin, Maine Local Expert, @briantMT

Matt Chesterton, Buenos Aires Local Expert, @mattchesterton

Laura Winfree, Cancun Local Expert, @CancunGringa

Stephanie Pearson, Santa Fe Local Expert, @stephaniepears

Beatrice Aidin, London Local Expert, @beatriceaidin

Kate van den Boogert, Paris Local Expert, @_gogoparis

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 Enter the hashtag #TL_Chat into the search bar and select the "All" search option to follow the chat in real time.

3. Remember to always add the hashtag #TL_Chat to your tweets.

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 Associate Social Media Editor at Travel + Leisure.