USA Discovery Program
USA MegaFam 2016

Be part of the USA MegaFam 2016!

Entering is easy! Simply log your American Airlines and British Airways flight bookings to the USA, complete the MegaFam Airlines 2016 badge and pass as many Specialist badges as you can on the USA Discovery Program to be in with a chance of joining one of the following incredible itineraries:

  • 5 State Splendour: Pennsylvania – West Virginia – Virginia – Delaware – Maryland
  • Southern Shine: Florida – Georgia – South Carolina
  • Frontier Flavours: Colorado – New Mexico
  • Lights & Sites: Nevada – Utah – Arizona
  • Pacific Wilds: Washington – Oregon
  • Alaskan Adventure: Alaska
  • Heavenly Hawaii: Hawaii
  • Finale: Huntington Beach, California  

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Before entering, please read the full terms and conditions.

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Megafam 2016 - Terms & Conditions

  1. The Brand USA MegaFam incentive is open to all UK and Irish travel agents. This includes reservations, retail and call centre staff, as well as homeworkers, all operating in the UK and Ireland in the business of travel to the United States of America.
  2. The MegaFam is operated by Brand USA, 1725 Eye Street, NW, Suite 800, Washington, D.C. 20006, USA; and managed by their UK representative agent Black Diamond, 15 Bedford Street, London WC2E 9HE.
  3. Applications are open from midnight on 1st January 2016 and will close at midnight on 3rd April 2016.
  4. Applications are to be submitted to www.usadiscoveryprogram.co.uk or ‘the site’ only and must adhere to the criteria listed: flights must be made to the USA from the UK and Ireland; applicants must complete the Regional Expert Badge and the MegaFam Airlines Badge 2016 on the Brand USA Discovery Program (www.usadiscoveryprogram.co.uk).
  5. Applicants must be aged 21 or over and hold a valid UK or ROI passport.
  6. Applicants can submit more than one unique application. An application is the submission of a British Airways or American Airlines flight booking made from the UK and Ireland to the USA from 1st January 2016. Duplicate booking references will be removed.
  7. Agents may request a preferred fam itinerary. Allocation of places will be based on number of bookings registered, number of Specialist badges completed on the USA Discovery Program and nature of the agent’s core business.
  8. Allocation of places resides with Brand USA and its agencies. All decisions are final.
  9. Participants will be confirmed by 17th April 2016 for travel on the MegaFam 12th - 19th May 2016. Groups will depart on 12th May 2016, with two groups - Southern Shine and Heavenly Hawaii - departing 11th May.
  10. All agents allocated a place on the MegaFam will be required to sign a liability waiver form upon departure from London.
  11. Confirmed fam participants will be entitled to all travel details as confirmed in the fam itinerary to be supplied upon confirmation of place. This will include travel, accommodation and all meals. All other costs incurred are the responsibility of the agent including visa fees and travel insurance for the trip.
  12. Confirmed fam participants will be required to stay in shared accommodation, arranged by the host destinations on behalf of Brand USA.
  13. All data gathered from entrants, including email addresses, will be used to contact the person in regards to participation in the MegaFam only.
  14. Brand USA accepts no liability for your use of this website. Brand USA will handle your personal details according to the Brand USA Privacy Policy on http://www.discoveramerica.com/usa/privacy-policy.aspx
  15. The content and information displayed on this website (‘www.usadiscoveryprogram.co.uk’ or 'the site’) is the property of the Corporation for Travel Promotion, doing business as Brand USA, and/or other parties (Black Diamond). The downloading, reproduction or retransmission of the Site, other than for non-commercial individual use, is strictly prohibited.
  16. The site may contain or reference trademarks, patents, copyrighted materials, trade secrets, technologies, products, processes or other proprietary rights of Brand USA and/or other parties. No license to or right in any such trademarks, patents, copyrighted materials, trade secrets, technologies, products, processes and other proprietary rights of the Site or of Brand USA and/or other parties is granted to or conferred upon you without the express written consent of Brand USA c/o Black Diamond.
  17. Brand USA is providing information and services on the Internet as a benefit and service in furtherance of Brand USA’s non-profit and tax-exempt status. Brand USA makes no representations about the suitability of this information and these services for any purpose.
  18. You agree that you will not use any device, software or other instrumentality to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of our site, and that you will not take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure. In addition, you agree that you will not use any robot, spider, other automatic device or manual process to monitor the site or copy our web pages or the content contained herein, without the prior express consent from an authorised Brand USA representative (such consent is deemed given for standard search engine technology employed by Internet search websites to direct Internet users to this site).
  19. This site may provide you with the ability to use usernames, passwords or other codes or devices to gain access to restricted portions of this site (‘access codes’). The content contained in such restricted areas is confidential to Brand USA, and is provided to you for your business use only. We reserve the right to prohibit the use of such access codes on your behalf by third parties where we determine that such use interferes with our site’s operation or is detrimental to Brand USA.
  20. All site information is provided 'as is' without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of marchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement. Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so the above exclusion may not apply to you.
  21. With respect to all communications you make to Brand USA regarding www.usadiscoveryprogram.co.uk information, including but not limited to feedback, questions, comments, suggestions and the like: (a) you shall have no right of confidentiality in your communications and Brand USA shall have no obligation to protect your communications from disclosure; (b) Brand USA shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose and distribute your communications to others without limitation; and (c) Brand USA shall be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, content or techniques contained in your communications for any purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to the development, production and marketing of products and services that incorporate such information.
  22. The site information may contain technical inaccuracies and typographical errors. Brand USA shall not assume responsibility or liability for any such inaccuracies, errors or omissions, and shall have no obligation related to information affected by such inaccuracies. Brand USA reserves the right to make changes, corrections, cancellations and/or improvements to www.usadiscoveryprogram.co.uk, and to the products and programmes described in such information, at any time without notice, including after confirmation of a transaction.
  23. If we have provided you with a unique password, one of its purposes is so that access to information related to you and your company can be restricted to only those individuals to whom you provided the password. It is your responsibility to protect the confidentiality of the password.
  24. Brand USA assumes no liability for any access to information that is executed with the password provided to you. We strongly recommend that you change the password on a periodic basis and whenever you suspect that knowledge of the password is no longer limited to those that you have authorised.
  25. This is a United Kingdom website and is subject to United Kingdom law. Brand USA will disclose any information regarding the use of this site, including personal information pertaining to you without your permission when required by law, or in good faith belief that such action is necessary to investigate or protect against harmful activities to Brand USA, its associates, or property (including this site), or to others.
  26. No Arrangements for Prohibited Persons – Brand USA is a United States company, c/o Black Diamond in the United Kingdom, and is prohibited from providing services to certain ‘prohibited persons’ that are government officials or residents of certain embargoed countries, or terrorists or drug traffickers whose names are published on lists maintained by the United States Department of Treasury. You agree to use all reasonable efforts not to arrange travel for any of these prohibited persons and understand that doing so is grounds for termination from participation on the site.
  27. If you choose to leave this site via links to other non-industry.thebrandusa.co.uk websites, including those of advertisers, Brand USA is not responsible for the privacy policies of those sites or the cookies those sites use. In addition, because Brand USA has no control over such sites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that Brand USA is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products or other materials on or available from such sites or resources.
  28. If you would like to view the privacy practices that govern the site or that may be in use by Brand USA, please review our Internet Privacy Policy Statement. If you have questions about these Terms of Use please send an email to: info@usadiscoveryprogram.co.uk

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  1. 5 State Splendour

  2. Southern Shine

  3. Frontier Flavours

  4. Lights & Sites

  5. Pacific Wilds

  6. Alaskan Adventure

  7. Heavenly Hawaii

5 State Splendour


West Virginia - Delaware - Maryland - Pennsylvania - Virginia

5 State Splendour

West Virginia - Delaware - Maryland - Pennsylvania - Virginia

Explore the heart of historic America on this 5 state splendour. Take a tour of the World Heritage city of Philadelphia and experience the unique Amish culture of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. Explore part of the awesome Appalachian Trail in Harper’s Ferry, West Virginia, before taking in the stunning vistas and excellent wines of Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley. Enjoy some time in cosmopolitan Wilmington, Delaware, and in the cool seaport city of Baltimore.

Southern Shine


South Carolina - Florida - Georgia

Southern Shine

South Carolina - Florida - Georgia

Experience the captivating coastal South. Visit the world-famous theme parks of Orlando and the seafront splendour of Florida’s St. Augustine and Amelia Island. Get close to nature on beautiful Cumberland Island, Georgia’s largest barrier island where you can encounter loggerhead turtles and armadillos, before heading to gorgeous Savannah. Lounge on the sunny South Carolina island beaches of Hilton Head and enjoy the charming town of Charleston.

Frontier Flavours


Colorado - New Mexico

Frontier Flavours

Colorado - New Mexico

Drink in the big skies and towering mountains of the western frontier. Explore the high (literally!) culture in the Rockies of Denver, Colorado, and relax in the classic town of Breckenridge. Enjoy the natural wonder of Pagosa Springs and experience the stunning pueblo of Taos. Take in the famous flavours and culture of Santa Fe, New Mexico, and taste the lively mix of cultures in Albuquerque.

Lights & Sites


Nevada - Arizona - Utah

Lights & Sites

Nevada - Arizona - Utah

It’s time to give your senses an experience they’ll never forget! Marvel at wonders both natural and manmade in the deserts of the southwest as you enjoy the bright lights and urban playground of Las Vegas, Nevada, before heading to the great outdoors of Red Rock Canyon and Zion National Park. Take in the unforgettable sites of Grand Staircase- Escalante monument in Utah and enjoy an unforgettable sunrise over the Grand Canyon. Experience Arizona’s spirited cultural side in Flagstaff and Phoenix – known as the Valley of the Sun.

Pacific Wilds


Oregon - Washington

Pacific Wilds

Oregon - Washington

Soak up the coastal wilds and cool, quirky urban centres of the Pacific Northwest. Explore exciting Seattle, surrounded by unmatched natural beauty, before heading into the unspoiled wilderness of Olympic National Park. Continue along the stunning Pacific Coast to the hip town of Astoria on the edge of the Columbia River, and take time to experience Oregon’s craft beer scene. End your Pacific Wilds trip by embracing local life and discovering the unique art, music, food and fun in Portland.

Alaskan Adventure


Alaska

Alaskan Adventure

Alaska

Get active during your time on this Alaskan adventure. Hike, boat and fly through the breathtaking wilderness - a vast realm of colossal summits and ancient glaciers that stands as the USA’s Great Outdoors at its greatest. Visit Anchorage, Alaska’s largest city and hike the glaciers of the Mat-Su Valley. Experience a scenic flight over the awe-inspiring Wrangell St. Elias National Park, the largest national park in the USA, and explore the charming port towns of Valdez and Whittier before whale-watching in Kenai Fjords National Park.

Heavenly Hawaii


Hawaii

Heavenly Hawaii

Hawaii

Home to one of the world's most active volcanoes and the world's tallest sea mountain; birthplace of modern surfing and the hula – explore the heavenly islands of Hawaii. Visit Oahu, Hawaii’s most populous island, and enjoy surfing the famous waves of Waikiki Beach before taking in historic Pearl Harbor. Head to Hawaii Island for a snorkelling cruise and hit the heights as you take a twilight tour of Volcanoes National Park. Experience the dazzling vistas of Maui, before getting active on a kayak or a zipline on the island of Kauai. 

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