Mia Taylor

Mia Taylor is an award-winning journalist who has more than two decades of experience. She has worked as a staff reporter for The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the San Diego Union-Tribune and The Patriot Ledger. She was also part of a team of KPBS/NPR reporters that won a 2011 national Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism. In addition to TheStreet, her work appears on Cheapism.com, The Simple Dollar and in Westways Magazine. Mia is based in Southern California, where she also blogs about the local luxury dining and travel scene.

Recent Articles By The Author

Here's Your Thanksgiving Travel Survival Guide

Here's Your Thanksgiving Travel Survival Guide

Three recently released travel reports provide invaluable insight for dealing with the Thanksgiving travel madness, including ranking the airlines for best social media responsiveness.

Travel Tech That Helps Take the Headache Out of Holiday Travel

Travel Tech That Helps Take the Headache Out of Holiday Travel

Here's a look at some of the travel apps that are trying to make air travel cheaper and easier.

The High-Flying World of Luxury Air Tours

The High-Flying World of Luxury Air Tours

Crystal Cruises recently unveiled the latest designs for its opulent Crystal AirCruises, joining a small but growing number of luxury air cruise providers.

The Rise of Civil Rights Tourism in America's Deep South

The Rise of Civil Rights Tourism in America's Deep South

A variety of new museums, memorials and high-tech exhibitions are highlighting the civil rights movement and the African American experience in this country in increasingly diverse and unique ways.

Would James Bond Drive This Boat?

Would James Bond Drive This Boat?

Aston Martin, most well-known for making James Bond's favorite car, is expanding its brand offerings to include everything from powerboats to SUVs and sunglasses.

You Can Pay for Airline Tickets in Monthly Installments - Here Are the Pros and Cons

You Can Pay for Airline Tickets in Monthly Installments - Here Are the Pros and Cons

No, it's not a credit card; it's a financing plan that allows travelers to take up to 12 months to pay off a ticket purchase.

Long Distance Ride Sharing - The Next Big Sharing Economy Trend

Long Distance Ride Sharing - The Next Big Sharing Economy Trend

A new site, OpenRide, is aiming to change the way people get around the country, and in the process is taking on traditional methods of transportation like Amtrak and Greyhound.

Here's Why the iPhone 7 and the Apple Watch Series 2 Are Becoming Favorites Among Jetsetters

Here's Why the iPhone 7 and the Apple Watch Series 2 Are Becoming Favorites Among Jetsetters

After weeks of personal use, experts provide an in-depth look at the pros and cons of Apple's latest offerings.

La Cité du Vin - The World's First Wine-Themed Amusement Park

La Cité du Vin - The World's First Wine-Themed Amusement Park

Located in France's Bordeaux region, La Cité du Vin offers wine lovers a unique, immersive experience.

Hack Your Way to Your Next Luxury Vacation - Sort Of

Hack Your Way to Your Next Luxury Vacation - Sort Of

The United Airlines Bug Bounty Program is a first-of-its-kind in the airline industry - providing frequent flyer miles to talented cyber security experts who identify bugs.