Alexandra Ilyashov Lives In New York, New York Education Northwestern University - Medill School of Journalism Alexandra Ilyashov is an NYC-based (and -bred) freelance writer and editor writing about travel, wellness, design, and more.Highlights:Alexandra has written for Tripsavvy since 2021. She has written for The Strategist, Saveur, InStyle, and more.She graduated from Northwestern University. Experience Alexandra Ilyashov is an NYC-based (and -bred) freelance writer and editor. For over a decade, Alexandra has covered fashion, food, travel, wellness, and design in everything from trend features to how-to explainers to in-depth profiles to exhaustive shopping guides, for publications including The Strategist, Saveur, WSJ. Magazine, InStyle, Glamour, Domino, Eater, Fashionista, and Refinery29. Her hobbies include scouring antique stores and flea markets, perpetually eating or craving pizza, outdoor Zumba classes, long walks and ferry rides around Brooklyn with her fiance, early aughts karaoke, and binge-watching entire Real Housewives franchises. Education Alexandra attended Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism.Other Works:What Are the Best (Actually Nice-Looking) Bridesmaid Dresses? - The Strategist The Absolute Best Portable Grills to Pack on Your Next Getaway - SaveurThe Best Food Storage Containers Do So Much More Than Prevent Spills - SaveurThe Best Gear to Improve Your WFH Posture, According to Experts - The StrategistThe 8 Best Outdoor Rugs to Make Your Patio Just as Cozy as Your Living Room - Domino12 Best Maternity Fashion Tips From the World’s Most Stylish Women - GlamourThe Absolute Most Comfortable Sandals, According to People Who Know - GlamourThe Best Sleepwear For Dealing With Night Sweats - GlamourTripSavvy Product Review Editorial Guidelines & Mission About TripSavvy and Dotdash TripSavvy writers are on-the-ground experts — they speak the local language, know how to catch their city’s tram, train or bus, and definitely have tabs on the best of everything in town, from cocktail to kids’ menu. And since the world changes every day, your travel guide should, too. Our dedicated team of editors is regularly reviewing our library to perform updates on thousands of articles per month. If you see something that doesn’t seem up to date, please let us know by emailing us at email@example.com. TripSavvy is part of the Dotdash publishing family. For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.