US Airways - July 2014 - (Page 136)
Window or Aisle?
Chatting with a
Monte Durham, host of
TLC's Say Yes to the Dress:
Atlanta, shares his travel
(and wedding!) tips and tricks.
How did you get started on the show?
I got my first degree in fashion merchandising
and became a personal shopper. Then I went
back to school, studied in London, and earned
a hair degree. I worked for a major spa as a
hair director and then in their wedding-dress
boutique. From there, I began doing wedding
shows around the U.S. That's how I met Lori
Allen [cohost of the show], and we've been
inseparable ever since.
How often do you travel?
I live in Virginia and
commute to Atlanta for
the show. And now I'm
traveling even more with
my hair-care line called
M.O.N.T.E. I travel almost
Can you share some tips for
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I have a few favorite spots,
but being from West Virginia,
one of my absolute favorites is
The Greenbrier. It is 10,000
acres in the rolling hills, and the
wedding options are limitless.
What's left on your travel bucket
I want to see the Great Wall
Who would you want to sit next
to on a flight?
PENCIL, AND A
WITH A SIMPLE
THE CEREMONY, USE THOSE
I have to pick two. One is Jackie
Kennedy, because I'm a huge
fan, and I have to ask her why
she didn't wear earrings on her
wedding day. The other would be West
Virginia Senator Joe Manchin and his wife.
They have done great things in the state.
Window or aisle?
Aisle, because I'm a Southern gentleman,
and I don't want to disturb anybody.
Members can choose to stay productive, relax with a cocktail, or
simply recharge during their trip. Personal assistance with reservations, seat assignments, and boarding passes is always available. And, we're always looking to add more access and more
value to Admirals Club membership.
If you haven't had the opportunity to experience our peaceful
oasis for yourself, join today by visiting aa.com/admiralsclub.
Catch Monte on Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta
on TLC, Fridays at 9/8c.
Are you a US Airways frequent flyer with an interesting story to tell? Email us! email@example.com
PHOTOS FROM TOP COURTESY OF TLC AND BY DANIEL RIGGS, 2014 SENSATIONAL IMAGES
I recommend a lace dress
because lace doesn't need
to be steamed. It will
simply fall into place.
If you could plan a destination
wedding, where would you go
Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of US Airways - July 2014
Table of Contents
Perspective: CEO Letter
From the Editor
Making It Happen?
Hot Spots: Best Wellness Retreats
Great Escapes: Sea Pines Resort, South Carolina
Great Escapes: Barceló Hotels and Resorts
Wine & Dine: Edible Spirits
Style Spotlight: Patriotic Pride
Gear Up: Summer Play
Getaway: Sugar Mountain, North Carolina
Adventure: Surf School
Connections: Everybody's Business
Travel Feature: Athens, Greece
Florida Panhandle Shipwreck Trail
Down to Business
Special Section: Vibrant San Diego
To Your Health: Joint Revitalization
Special Section: North Carolina's High Country
Best of Health: Miami Foot & Ankle Surgery
Readers Resource Index
Your US Airways Guide
U.S. and Caribbean Service Map
International Service Map
Airport Terminal Maps
Passenger Info/Contact US Airways
US Airways MarketPlace®
US Airways Fleet/Customs & Immigration
Window or Aisle?
US Airways - July 2014