During the month of August, we invite you to Discover Hawaii’s Heritage.


To truly understand Hawaii is to know its stories, from mythical legends to modern tales.  Learning about deeply rooted traditions, authentic cultural experiences and more local insights will bring you closer to this destination.

Complete the official Hawaii Destination Program to gain the knowledge to plan your clients’ own authentic moments.  This multitiered program also gives you exclusive benefits like valuable consumer referrals, access to specialist-only webinars, and use of the Hawaii Destination Specialist badge.  Let us help you be come a Hawaii expert to grow your business and clients will keep coming back for more.


Introducing The Official Hawaii Destination Specialist Training

Think you know Hawaii? There’s always more to discover! The Hawaii Destination Specialist Program is simple, informative and fun!

It is a tiered, self-guided educational program that delivers in-depth knowledge and insights into the Hawaiian Islands as well as effective sales tips to transform you into a booking pro. Best of all, the program is free and online so you can take it anytime, at your own pace.

Program Benefits:

In addition to an unparalleled education, the Official Hawaii Destination Specialist Program delivers valuable benefits that make your job easier…and more profitable:


  • Valuable consumer referrals
  • Access to specialist-only webinars
  • Use of the Hawaii Destination Specialist Badge
  • Continuing Education Credits from the Travel Institute
  • One-Year Subscription to HAWAII Magazine
  • Opportunity to be considered for an in-destination Master Specialist Program
  • NEW: Access to Imi Loa (a self-guided FAM organizer) offering travel agent discounts on accommodations, transportation, and activities – Available to agents that have completed all six online certifications.

Take your training a step further and complete all four in-depth island certifications to become a Hawaii Destination Expert.

Getting Started

You’ll begin with your Hawaii Specialist Training. First, you’ll work to certify in An Introduction to Hawaii and then move on to Selling the Hawaiian Islands. Once you’ve successfully completed those certifications you’ll become a Hawaii Destination Specialist which unlocks some great benefits and will allow you to move on to the In-Depth Island Training.

You’ll be able to navigate through however you would like by taking the Island Specific Certifications in any order you please. Just remember, once you are successfully certified in all of the courses you will become a Hawaii Destination Expert!

You can view the courses at your leisure, pausing and restarting when needed. Remember you can always come back! Each presentation is followed by a chapter quiz that you must pass in order to move on to the next chapter and certification. 

Click on COURSES to begin your training. 

Click Here to learn more about the program.


Book Hawaii with MAST Preferred Suppliers!






Take Off to Hawaii with Air Credits and More! 
Save Big with air credits, hotel specials, and Alamo’s Triple Upgrade offer. Explore the destination even more fully, with outstanding tour opportunities across Oahu, Maui, Kauai, and Hawaii Island! Book through 9/30/19 for travel through 12/18/19

August Early Booking Bonus–  Book 5 nights or more at ANY Classic Hawaii Preferred property from 8/1/19 – 8/31/19 (for travel through 12/18/20), and take $100 USD off every qualifying booking!

PLUS combine with:
Stay 4+ nights on O‘ahu, receive air credit of up to $400 USD.
Stay 5+ nights on Maui, Kaua‘i or Hawai‘i Island, receive air credit up to $500 USD.
Stay 6+ nights at many of Classic’s participating hotels and receive an even higher air credit.
Combine with other special offers, such as Free Nights, Free Breakfast, Upgrades, and More.
Stay 5-7 nights and receive a free Triple Upgrade from compact to full-size, or full-size to convertible.
Book 8/1 – 8/31/19 for Travel 8/1/19 – 12/18/2020! 
Click Here for more details and participating properties.









Take All Free Offer Includes Hawaii Sailings! Ends August 31st

With Norwegian’s Free at Sea promotion choose up to five Free offers! Book Studio/Inside Stateroom and choose one free offer, Book an Oceanview/Balcony and choose two free offers. Book a Suite, enjoy all five free offers. 

Take All Free Offer includes select Hawaii sailings!  Clients can benefit with Free or Reduced Airfare, don’t miss out on this extra advantage.
Choose from an Unlimited Beverage Package, Specialty Dining, Shore Excursions, WiFi and Friends and Family Sail FREE.
7 Days on Pride of America from $899 per person.  
To view Hawaiian itineraries, Click Here

Book a Cruise Today with $50 Deposits! – Book any Mini-Suite or lower stateroom on a cruise at least 4 months in advance with just $50 deposits per person. But hurry, the best staterooms are going fast!  Click Here for flyer.








MAST’s Exclusive Apple Winter Getaway MEGA Sale Includes Hawaii Offer – Starts September 3rd!

• Discount: $25 per person – Combinable with all promotional codes!
• Bookings: September 3 – 26, 2019
• Travel: December 16, 2019 – April 23, 2020
• Valid Package Types: FIT Air/Hotel Packages of 3 nights or more
• Destinations: ALL • Hotels: ALL • Gateways: ALL

 Discount: Up to $75 per booking
o Save $25 on bookings totaling $1500 – $2500
o Save $50 on bookings totaling $2501 – $4000
o Save $75 on bookings totaling $4001+
 Bookings: September 3 – 26, 2019
 Travel: December 16, 2019 – April 23, 2020
 Valid Package Types: FIT Exclusive Nonstop Vacation Packages of 3 nights or more
 Destinations: ALL but DR (PUJ, LRM, POP) Note: DR will have an automatic savings
 Hotels: ALL
 Gateways: ORD, RFD, MKE, MSP, STL, LAN, DTW









Save Now with these Exclusive Offers from Pleasant Holidays:

OAHU: SAVE more than 50% with the Pre-Opening Exclusive Offer at ESPACIO, The Jewel of Waikiki. Valid for travel 9/7 – 12/19/19.
OAHU: SAVE more than 50% at OHANA Waikiki East by Outrigger. Valid for travel through 12/31/19.
OAHU: SAVE 15% at Embassy Suites by Hilton – Waikiki Beach Walk. Valid for travel through 12/24/19.
OAHU: SAVE 30% at THE MODERN HONOLULU. Valid for travel through 12/19/19.
OAHU: SAVE up to 40% at DoubleTree by Hilton Alana – Waikiki Beach. Valid for travel through 12/23/19.

MAUI: SAVE 40% at Ka’anapali Beach Club. Valid for travel through 12/18/19.
MAUI: SAVE more than 50%, receive a daily breakfast credit of $15 per paying adult and a 15% spa discount at Grand Wailea. Valid for travel through 1/3/20.

KAUAI: SAVE 30% at Kauai Beach Resort. Valid for travel through 1/31/20.


Begin your journey to expertise today and #LetHawaiiHappen.