Matt Hutten

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MASTers Of Travel Series #26 – Insight Vacations

In this episode, Arin Vaughan, Director of Strategic Accounts at Insight Vacations, and John Werner chat about the company’s tailored and personalized travel experiences, as well as their commitment to sustainability and local engagement. They explore the different touring styles offered by Insight Vacations, the growing trend of solo travel, and the company’s services for […]

MASTers Of Travel Series #25 – Amstar

In this episode, Rosalinda Rodriguez, Senior Manager at Amstar, joins John Werner, President and COO of MAST Travel Network to discuss Amstar’s luxurious offerings, including customized excursions for individuals, groups, and large events like weddings and conventions. Amstar offers services in 8 countries and 31 destinations, specializing in a variety of excursions, including private and […]

MASTers Of Travel Series #22 – Avalon Waterways

In this episode, Pam Hoffee, President of Avalon Waterways, joins John Werner, President and COO of MAST Travel Network to discuss all things river cruising. Learn why River Cruising has become so popular in recent years and what Avalon is doing to separate themselves from the rest of the market. Pam highlights the intimate and […]

MASTers Of Travel Series #21 – EcoAmerica Tours

In this week’s episode MAST President and COO John Werner sits down with EcoAmerica Tour’s Director for the Western United States, Marc Ahumada. They discuss the company’s history and its customized journeys across Central and South America since 1989. EcoAmerica’s specialty is Latin America. In this episode, expect to learn about various adrenaline building adventures […]

MASTers Of Travel Series #19 – Cary Travel Express

 In this week’s episode MAST President and COO John Werner sits down with the staff of Cary Travel Express, Cary, Illinois to discuss five trips that their travel advisors took in the last year with Avanti Destinations. Explore Costa Rica with Dana Prichard, traverse Manchester, Edinburgh and the Lake District of Scotland with CTE Owner […]

MASTers Of Travel Series #18 – Jenny Cagle, Elm Grove Travel

MASTers of Travel continues with President and COO John Werner and MAST Member and Agency Owner Jenny Cagle of Elm Grove Travel in Elm Grove, Wisconsin. Jenny recently returned from a fun-filled trip to England and Scotland with Avanti Destinations and recounts the highlights of food, culture, and surprising modern twists. If you or your […]

MASTers Of Travel Series #17 – Celebrity Cruises

Welcome back MASTers of Travel, in this episode MAST Travel President and COO John Werner sits down with Celebrity Cruises Manager of Cruise Tours Program Brendan Halcomb to discuss Experiencing Alaska. In this episode John and Brendan go in-depth on why Alaska cruising is a phenomenal option for multigenerational travelers, adventure seekers, and even first […]

MASTers Of Travel Series #16 – Norwegian Cruise Line

President and COO John Werner sits down with Vice President of Agency Sales, North America for Norwegian Cruise Line, Derek Lloyd to discuss NCL’s newest ship – the Prima. John and Derek detail the new line of ships from Norwegian, with all the updates and taking the cruising experience outdoors. Find out about the new Ocean […]

30+ Best Trip Ideas For Birthdays By Decade

Are you looking to travel for your next birthday? Traveling out of town for your birthday can be one of the best ways to celebrate regardless of age. Whether you want to take that long bucket list trip you’ve always been dreaming of or just get away for the weekend, a birthday trip will always […]