Waheeda Harris

Freelance Journalist in Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Waheeda Harris

Freelance Journalist in Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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A freelance journalist since 2000, I write about travel, design, culture, cuisine, style and the people who are passionate about what they create.

I've contributed to newspaper, magazine and web publications since 2000 including The National Post, Toronto Life, Design Lines, Canadian House & Home, Tribute, Best Health, Sweetspot.ca, The Globe and Mail, VIA Rail Destinations, Sympatico Travel, Elle Canada, Where.ca, Travel + Escape, Toronto Homes Magazine, Canadian Traveller, Post City Toronto, Canada.com Travel and Aol Canada.

I'm the co-author of the Night + Day Guide to Toronto (Pulse Guides, 2008), and was the travel editor of Lipstickpowdernpaint.com (2009-2011).

I currently contribute to Travelweek Magazine, CHIC par Le Germain Magazine, Billy Magazine, Lipstick Lifestyle, NUVO Magazine, BOLD Magazine and Postmedia Inc. newspapers, as well as recent articles with Paste Magazine, Delta Sky Magazine and Ensemble Vacations Magazine.

Recent feature articles include eating my way through Mexico City's restaurants for BOLD Magazine, knowing where to explore in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic for WestJet Magazine and the stylish design of The Cape Hotel for NUVO Magazine.

Upcoming articles include my experience on a National Geographic Journey with G Adventures in South Africa for Dreamscapes Magazine, exploring the historic west coast region of Brittany, France for TraveLife Magazine and the savoury tastes of Caribbean cuisine favourites for Travel Life Magazine.

Check out my daily photo diary and recent articles via Gone to Swan on Facebook, and join me in reminiscing about 1970s and 1980s pop culture and discover my photographs of graffiti, street art and murals at W Popaganda.