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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When President Trump makes news, flight searches to US tumble

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Analysts at the airline search app Hopper looked at 6 billion flight searches and found that when foreign policy problems arise, world travelers tend to lose interest in the US.

After the fire, Napa’s growing again

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The Napa Valley is making a grand return with new hotels, restaurants, and tasting rooms after a devastating fire last fall.

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Our Airbnb was stifling. The thermostat was locked and the windows had no screens. Then the stink bugs arrived

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As convenient as Airbnb can be, a rental also has the potential to go horribly, horribly wrong. Here’s how one man survived a long, hot weekend in a bug-infested Airbnb hell.

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A new high in Los Angeles at the InterContinental

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The InterContinental and its views are noteworthy because the hotel is housed in the tallest building west of the Mississippi River.