Travel writer and columnist

Christopher Muther

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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Canada is on sale, and you should go shopping

By , Globe Staff

Head to Toronto to shop while the US dollar is strong.

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How premium economy became the new hot seat

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I had no idea what true premium economy was until I lived it. My seat was similar to the recliner in my parent’s living room and far roomier than economy.

A taste of gourmet cuisine at 35,000 feet

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Jet Blue landed the renowned chef of Public and Saxon + Parole to design 60 dishes for its brand-new first class service. Here’s how Brad Farmerie did it.


Fed up with uncomfortable air travel? Blame yourself.

By , Globe staff

As long as travelers keep throwing dollars at ultra-bargain carriers such as Spirit, Frontier, and Envoy Air, the sardine-like conditions will worsen.