Travel writer and columnist

Christopher Muther

Christopher Muther is a travel writer and columnist for the Boston Globe, covering everything from local haunts to global destinations and travel trends. Previous to writing about travel, the University of Massachusetts graduate covered fashion and style for the G section of the Globe and served as an adjunct professor at Massachusetts College of Art and Design.

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Christopher Muther

Could clues to Harvard Square’s future be found in a stunning new English hotel?

By , Globe Staff

What will Gerald Chan make of properties he’s been scooping up in the Boston area? If Heckfield Place is any indicator, we won’t know for a while, but it will be worth the wait.

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Fifty shades of beige: Welcome to the Encore Boston Harbor hotel

By , Globe Staff

Are the pricey hotel rooms at the new Encore Boston Harbor relaxing, or simply a snore? Our travel writer investigates.

Christopher Muther

How a botched cruise turned into a free trip to Tahiti

By , Globe Staff

Like I always say: When life gives you lemons, enjoy a lemon drop martini.

Bump in the Road

Our travel writer had so much bad luck on a recent trip, he cried on a sidewalk

By , Globe Staff

Christopher Muther had been blessed with decades of smooth travel for a very long time. But lost luggage, lockbox hell, and a flat tire finally caught up to him — all at once.