#InspireToWander Twitter Chat: Travel Learning [11/13/18]

We learn so much as we travel, don’t we?

Whether it’s something about a new culture, a language, history, or even something about ourselves, travel certainly accelerates our ability to learn. We all learn new things as we explore the world. Even if you’re not a museum geek, there are so many opportunities for learning something new.

Every week, we’ll be announcing our upcoming #InspireToWander Twitter chat on this blog. Didn’t know we had a weekly Twitter travel chat? It happens every Tuesday at 9pm ET / 6pm PT and you’re always welcome to join us.

Inspire To Wander Travel Chat - #InspireToWander - Travel Learning

Here are the questions for the chat for your viewing (and GIF planning) pleasure:

Q1: Have you ever learned about another country through their traditions or customs? Tell us about it! #InspireToWander

Q2: Have you ever studied a language? Have you used it during your travels? #InspireToWander

Q3: What is one of the most valuable things you’ve learned about another culture while traveling? #InspireToWander

Q4: Have you ever studied abroad for school? Share your experiences! #InspireToWander

Q5: One of the best ways to learn about a culture is through their cuisine. Have you ever taken a cooking class in another country? #InspireToWander

Q6: Do you like to visit libraries or bookshops abroad? Where are your favourites? #InspireToWander

Q7: Learning about the history of a destination is incredibly important. Are historic sites a regular occurrence in your travel itineraries? #InspireToWander

Q8: What is the best museum you’ve visited in another country? #InspireToWander

Q9: Learning while travelling doesn’t have to take you abroad. Tell us about an experience you had learning about the history/culture of your local area! #InspireToWander

Q10: Travelling isn’t just learning about others. What’s one of the biggest things travelling has taught you about yourself? #InspireToWander

BONUS: What’s one thing you’ve learned that absolutely blew you away. Share so we can learn too! #InspireToWander

How to Participate

Never participated in a Twitter chat or a Twitter party before? No worries at all – it’s easy! Here are a few things you need to know.
  1. Our Twitter chat happens weekly on Tuesday at 9pm ET / 6pm PT. Not sure what time that is in your area of the world? Go to: http://www.thetimezoneconverter.com/ to figure out what time it is where you are. The Twitter chats are 1 hour in length so feel free to pop by whenever you can.
  2. Follow the hashtag #InspireToWander and use it in all of your replies. On Twitter, search for #InspireToWander and click the “Latest” tab to see every tweet in the chat. Don’t forget to put #InspireToWander at the end of your tweets or no one else will see them.
  3. Every 5 minutes, a new question will be asked from the admin accounts: @InspireToWander@IBBTravel@JustinLaurenXO and possibly other accounts if we bring on guest hosts. These will be phrased like: “Q1: Where do you love to travel? #InspireToWander”. When you reply, write: “A1: I love traveling to Iceland because it’s so beautiful there! #InspireToWander”. Feel free to elaborate with photos, GIFs, whatever you’d like – let your creativity flow!
  4. Your conversation isn’t limited to the questions asked. I’m sure you’ll get off topic now and again – it’s all part of the fun!
  5. The chat topics will be posted in the group a week ahead of time, and you’ll get to see the questions in advance on Monday at 12:00pm ET. This way, if you want to schedule any answers ahead of time, feel free to do so.
  6. If you have any questions, please ask and we’re happy to help you! If you haven’t joined our travel community yet, that’s the easiest way to reach us: click here to join!

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