Sally Benford

Contributing Writer, Via

Sally Benford is an award-winning writer and editor based in Phoenix. She specializes in travel, history and lifestyle and has written for numerous publications, including Phoenix Magazine, DRAFT, Arizona Highways, and Via.


5 Tips on Buying Travel Insurance

5 Tips on Buying Travel Insurance

More travelers are opting to cover their next trip. Here’s what to consider.
Explore and Relax on Arizona’s 'West Coast'

Explore and Relax on Arizona’s 'West Coast'

Find beaches, cool water, and solitude at this desert oasis.
How to Keep Your Car Clean and Organized

How to Keep Your Car Clean and Organized

A neat and tidy vehicle can help make your time on the road more pleasant.
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.
Exploring Bisbee, Arizona, and Beyond

Exploring Bisbee, Arizona, and Beyond

Take a leisurely drive through southern Arizona.
Weekend Getaway in Prescott, Arizona

Weekend Getaway in Prescott, Arizona

Autumn provides a perfect backdrop for this enchanting city’s charm and cool outdoor vibe.
Visiting Walnut Canyon in Arizona

Visiting Walnut Canyon in Arizona

Delve into ancient life at Walnut Canyon.
10 Unexpected Places to Visit Around Tucson

10 Unexpected Places to Visit Around Tucson

These 10 lesser-known locales offer a glimpse of Old Pueblo’s one-of-a-kind Southwestern culture.
Road Trip: Stops Along Highway 89A to Sedona, Arizona

Road Trip: Stops Along Highway 89A to Sedona, Arizona

In Sedona, Arizona, it's all about the journey.