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.

Matt Villano

Matt Villano is a freelance writer based in Half Moon Bay, Calif. He has written for the New York Times and the San Francisco Chronicle, as well as Newsweek, Sunset, Coastal Living, and other magazines.