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 have been a recent contributor to its sister publication Lipstick Lifestyle on travel.

I currently contribute to Travelweek Magazine, CHIC par Le Germain Magazine, Travel Life Magazine, NUVO Magazine, BOLD Magazine and Postmedia Inc. newspapers, as well as recent articles with WestJet Magazine, Connect Magazine and Taste & Travel Magazine.

Recent feature articles include detailing the design style of Brussels for BOLD Magazine, a preview of the Art Gallery of Ontario's Georgia O'Keeffe exhibit for NUVO Magazine and where to pair a craft beer and a movie for Billy Magazine.

Upcoming articles include my experience on a National Geographic Journeys with G Adventures in Belize for Postmedia Inc., afternoon tea at Dubai's Burj Khalifa for Travel Life Magazine and a feature on the culture and style of Santiago, Chile for AAA 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.