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 Boston’s tourism industry become a victim of coronavirus?

By , Globe Staff

The Chinese market makes up Boston’s largest group of overseas travelers. And they’re the biggest spenders, dropping $616 million into the local economy in 2018.

As ‘flight shame’ movement grows, more airlines and travelers seek to offset carbon footprint

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One sign of the 'Greta effect’ in the US: JetBlue announced plans to go carbon neutral this year. And apps are helping passengers do the same.

CHRISTOPHER MUTHER

Dear Hallmark Channel, it’s time to make the yuletide gay (and lesbian)

By , Globe Staff

The company has no problem selling LGBTQ holiday cards, so when will it finally make a Christmas movie with a gay storyline?

CHRISTOPHER MUTHER

The hills are alive with the sound of bovine traffic jams and bike gears

By , Globe Staff

Can an nonathletic, misanthropic writer survive a week biking in the Alps surrounded by strangers?