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. Sweetspot.ca, 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) and was a travel contributor to its sister publication Lipstick Lifestyle.

I currently contribute to Travelweek, Travel Life, NUVO, BOLD, Taste & Travel, HotelAddict.com and have had recent feature articles in Postmedia Inc. newspapers, CAA Magazine, Travelife and WestJet Magazine.

Recent feature articles include the essential seven spa tips a traveller needs for BOLD Magazine, a profile of ME Madrid Hotel for HotelAddict.com and Wandering the island of Sri Lanka with G Adventures for Travelweek Magazine.

Upcoming articles include a profile of Houston's Xochi Restaurant in Travel Life Magazine, how coconut is essential to cuisine in Sri Lanka for Taste & Travel Magazine and a profile of Toronto interior designers and their recent project in the new Four Seasons Residences for LUXE 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.