John Werner

John Werner

As a 38 year veteran of the travel industry and the President of MAST Travel Network since 2002, John’s career has included 14 years as a travel agency owner. He has served in various capacities on the Board of the Midwest Chapter of ASTA including Treasurer and Vice President. John has also held several positions on the Board of Directors for MAST including Vice Chairman and Board Chairman during the years he owned Travel Group International, a MAST member during the 1990s.

Posts by John Werner:

Bath & Stratford-upon-Avon

If London is your base and you are looking to visit a few of England’s most famous sites away from the city, make a day trip to Bath and Stratford upon Avon. Bath is a World Heritage City and the location of England’s only hot springs. The Romans founded this city in 60 AD and […]

Cruise the Hawaiian Islands

  There are certain places around the U.S., every American feels they must visit. Places that make up our nation's heritage. Places considered natural treasures. Think an Alaskan cruise, the Statue of Liberty, Washington D.C.'s monuments, and the national parks. Hawaii is that kind of place. And the best way to live the Hawaiian dream […]

Food, Wine & Adventure in Portland

Portland, Oregon, has a big city vibe but is not all that big. Downtown is very walkable and packed with brew pubs, wine bars, farm-to-table eateries, restaurants featuring international cuisine with a west coast flair, coffee shops, and food halls. Food trucks of every imaginable cuisine are very popular in Portland. There are more than […]

Adventure Iceland

One of the hottest travel destinations is Iceland, the westernmost European country located just south of the Arctic Circle and about the same square miles as the state of Kentucky. I haven't done a lot of adventure travel, although I like this style of travel. For me, Iceland was the most adventure-packed five days I […]

Spending Your Day in Lower Manhattan

New York City has so many things to do in every neighborhood of the city with Midtown Manhattan featuring some of the most famous must-see attractions. However, downtown New York at the tip of Manhattan, is not to be overlooked. Of course, Ground Zero, the site of the World Trade Center is located here, now […]

For Beach Lovers

Some of the best beaches in the Caribbean are found in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. Bavaro, El Cortecito, and Juanillio Beaches are three of my favorites. The softest and whitest sands found anywhere will make a beach lover out of you even if you don't normally hang out often at the beach. These beaches are […]

Alaska: The Great Land is a Great Craft Beer Experience

Alaska and the Yukon is a must see and do travel destination. Be captivated by the world’s most pristine and dramatic landscapes. Escape from the everyday surrounded by a culture and lifestyle you wish you could take back home. But the vastness of Alaska and the Yukon doesn’t mean the Great Land is void of […]