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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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.

CHRISTOPHER MUTHER

Don’t tell me where I can vacation, OK, Mr. President?

By , Globe Staff

You’ve recently tightened restrictions on travel to Cuba. How about I don’t dictate your travels, and you don’t dictate mine?

The symphonic politics of Rick Steves

By , Globe Staff

A chat with travel guru Rick Steves, who joins the Boston Pops to take audiences on a musical trip through Europe.

CHRISTOPHER MUTHER

Welcome to Catopia, where more than 600 cats roam, eat, and snooze

By , Globe Staff

On a small Hawaiian island, visitors get the opportunity to mingle with the felines in a tropical paradise.