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, 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, Zoomer, 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, 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 have recently contributed to Travelweek Magazine, Canadian Traveller, CHIC par Le Germain Magazine, Billy Magazine, Lipstick Lifestyle, NUVO Magazine, Taste & Travel Magazine and Postmedia Inc. newspapers.

Recent feature articles include tips for business travellers for Virgin Atlantic's blog, a spiritual journey through Myanmar for Canadian Traveller Magazine and the design and style of Le Germain Charlevoix for NUVO Magazine.

Upcoming articles include the checklist for Pittsburgh for Paste Magazine, experiencing the hospitality of Egypt for BOLD Magazine, a train journey through India for the Vancouver Sun and tasting my way through the island of Martinique for Canadian Traveller Magazine. 

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