Josh Sens

Contributing Writer, Via

Josh Sens, a freelancer writer living in Oakland, is a contributing writer at Golf Magazine, the restaurant critic for San Francisco Magazine, and the co-author, with Sammy Hagar, of Are We Having Any Fun Yet: The Cooking and Partying Handbook.


8 Ways to Spend Less on Gas

8 Ways to Spend Less on Gas

Adopt these smart strategies to get more miles from every gallon.
How to Get a Real ID

How to Get a Real ID

What you need to know about the new requirements going into effect on May 3, 2023.
Tips for Keeping Your Pets Happy and Healthy on the Road

Tips for Keeping Your Pets Happy and Healthy on the Road

When you travel with a pet, a few simple precautions can make the journey more fun for everyone.
How to Safely Bike on the Road

How to Safely Bike on the Road

Whether you’re cycling for pleasure or errands, these tips can help keep you safe.
11 Simple Steps to Prepare Your Car for Winter

11 Simple Steps to Prepare Your Car for Winter

Follow these tips to ensure you’re ready for any weather Old Man Winter has in store.
How to Prepare Your Home for Winter

How to Prepare Your Home for Winter

Here are the steps you can take to keep yourself and your possessions from getting soaked.
Tips for Safe Winter Driving

Tips for Safe Winter Driving

Heading out in wind, rain, fog, or snow? A few easy tips will help you steer clear of trouble.
Fall Road Trip Along the Sonoma Coast

Fall Road Trip Along the Sonoma Coast

Come fall, the fog and the crowds dissipate, and the road is wide open.
7 Common Car Tech Features and What They Do

7 Common Car Tech Features and What They Do

Advanced driver assistance systems do amazing things. But they can't do all the driving—not yet.
Kirby Cove: Across the Golden Gate Bridge

Kirby Cove: Across the Golden Gate Bridge

Make the mile-long hike through cypress and eucalyptus to sandy beaches and off-the-charts scenery.
How to Pack a Car Emergency Kit

How to Pack a Car Emergency Kit

Gather these essentials for on-the-road safety and peace of mind.
Practical Ways to Avoid Car Break-ins

Practical Ways to Avoid Car Break-ins

Auto burglary is on the rise. Here’s how to prevent it from happening to you.
Should I Repair or Replace My Car?

Should I Repair or Replace My Car?

To repair or replace, that is the question. Let our auto consultant help you weigh your options.
When to Use a Travel Agent

When to Use a Travel Agent

Sure, you could plan and book a trip yourself. But it can really pay to hire a professional.
Your Top Oil Change Questions Answered

Your Top Oil Change Questions Answered

AAA experts answer all the most burning questions about oil changes.