Sasha Vasilyuk

Cultural journalist 


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Travel feature on Poland for Harper's Bazaar

Posted on March 13, 2017 at 10:00 AM Comments comments (1)

Harper's Bazaar just published my travel story about the ultimate getaway - Poland's Baltic coast in the winter. The story Why It's Worth Visiting the Baltic Coast - in the Dead of Winter came out beautifully:

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My new travel blog, with a co-author

Posted on August 10, 2016 at 12:30 AM Comments comments (1)

I have a new blog about traveling. Well, sort of. It's actually a blog that I share with my husband about our expat life experiment in Poland. Earlier this year, we moved out of San Francisco to Warsaw to try something new. We didn't speak any Polish or know anyone in the country, so it's been an interesting life experiment.

To keep our family and friends up to date on our adventure, we started a blog called Mr. &...

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My wedding PR book 'Marry the Media' is published!

Posted on June 30, 2016 at 12:15 AM Comments comments (0)

I never thought that my first published book will be about weddings. Or PR. And yet, Marry the Media, which came out in June, is the first book written about the niche subject of wedding PR. In it, I hope to teach creatives working in the wedding industry how to work with the media to get publicity for their business.

Having worked in the wedding industry f...

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Published in Harper's Bazaar!

Posted on May 25, 2016 at 6:00 PM Comments comments (0)

I never thought I would write for Harper's Bazaar. The high fashion publication always seemed astronomically unreachable. And yet, today, the magazine published my essay about why I chose to elope. The essay is entitled My Dream Wedding was an Elopement and bears a hilarious hashtag #sorrynotsorry, courtesy of the editor.

She also chose a gorgeous photograph by Nathaniel Go...

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Solas Award Winner for Best Travel Writing

Posted on May 23, 2016 at 2:35 PM Comments comments (0)

I'm so excited to share that I won the Solas Award for Best Travel Writing for my essay "A Stranger in Jerusalem". The 10th Annual Solas Award is given by Travelers' Tales, a publisher of popular travel books and anthologies. 

"A Stranger in Jerusalem...

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