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

American Businesses Rushing to Set Up Shop in Cuba Will Face Many Challenges

American Businesses Rushing to Set Up Shop in Cuba Will Face Many Challenges

American businesses, particularly those in tourism, are vying to be the first to establish themselves in Cuba. But the logistics on the ground may still be problematic.

Vacation Like Ted Turner on One of His Personal Properties

Vacation Like Ted Turner on One of His Personal Properties

Billionaire Ted Turner has launched a new company - an eco-tourism business that showcases his massive land holdings and personal homes.

Luxury Cruises Through the Legendary Northwest Passage Are Now a Reality

Luxury Cruises Through the Legendary Northwest Passage Are Now a Reality

In yet another sign of the impacts of climate change, the Northwest Passage has become passable for major cruise ships.

The Sexiest Car on the Planet Has Just Been Revealed

The Sexiest Car on the Planet Has Just Been Revealed

Robb Report names the winner of its Car of the Year competition for 2016.

Traveling to Europe Post-Brussels Attacks: What U.S. Travelers Need to Know for Summer Vacation

Traveling to Europe Post-Brussels Attacks: What U.S. Travelers Need to Know for Summer Vacation

Travel risk experts say summer travel plans should not be altered because of high-profile terrorist attacks, but instead advise being well-educated about what to do in an emergency.

6 Island Vacations That Don't Involve a Long Journey

6 Island Vacations That Don't Involve a Long Journey

Islands of the U.S. are often overlooked when it comes time to plan a vacation. Here's a look at some of this country's most alluring island getaways.

Wellness Festivals: The Latest Way to Get Healthy, Hear Great Music and Connect Socially

Wellness Festivals: The Latest Way to Get Healthy, Hear Great Music and Connect Socially

Move over Coachella and Burning Man, there's a new kind of festival gaining popularity.

Afternoon Tryst or Layover Retreat? New Websites Are Changing How Hotel Rooms Are Rented

Afternoon Tryst or Layover Retreat? New Websites Are Changing How Hotel Rooms Are Rented

DayUse.com and HotelsbyDay.com allow weary travelers to rent rooms for just a few hours during the day. And they're helping the hotel industry regain revenue lost to Airbnb.

Los Cabos Is Sexier Than Ever: Inside One of 2016's Comeback Stories

Los Cabos Is Sexier Than Ever: Inside One of 2016's Comeback Stories

With Los Cabos named by Robb Report as one of the planet's top luxury destination this year, here's a detailed look at the destination post Hurricane Odile.

Spa and Wellness Activities for Children Are the Latest Parenting Trend

Spa and Wellness Activities for Children Are the Latest Parenting Trend

Today's parents are helping kids deal with stress by taking them to the spa and signing them up for yoga and meditation.