By Gabrielle Blitz
June 23, 2014

Whether you prefer a quiet slice of sand or a bustling local scene, join our Ultimate Beaches Twitter chat, sponsored by @Aruba, this Tuesday, June 24th from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. EDT. From the world's best beaches to where to eat and drink near the sand, ask the experts for their advice!

The Host:

T+L's Senior Editor, Jacqueline Gifford, @jacquigiff

The Panelists:

Travel Channel, @TravelChannel

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit, @SI_Swimsuit

The Knot, @TheKnot

Coastal Living magazine, @CoastalLiving

Quiksilver, @Quiksilver

Travel Expert, Lee Abbamonte, @LeeAbbamonte

Caribbean Travel Expert, Sarah Greaves Gabbadon, @JetSetSarah

Cancun Local Expert, Laura Winfree, @CancunGringa

T+L A-list Agent, Julia Douglas of Jet Set World Travel, @JETSETWorldTrvl

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!

All tweets are subject to our social media terms and conditions and may be used in any and all media including editorial. See full social media terms and conditions.

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