VIA Contributors

Behind every VIA article there's an intrepid reporter risking sunburn on an exotic Tahitian cruise, indigestion on San Francisco's best food tours, and over-exfoliation in the West Coast's most relaxing spas. These are the men and women who lived to tell the tale.

Amy Graff


When former Via senior editor Amy Graff isn't tracking down the hottest travel tips in the West, you can find her soaking up the great outdoors. In addition to her travel blog at, Amy writes The Mommy Files, an online parenting column, for the San Francisco Chronicle.