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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Hitchbot’s trip comes to an end

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Hitchbot’s trip came to an end last night in Philadelphia after having spent a little over two weeks hitchhiking.

Can a sassy Canadian robot hitchhike cross-country?

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Hitchbot thumbed its way across Canada in less than a month last summer. Now, it’s taking on the United States.

As airlines chase first-class passengers, economy gets the squeeze

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An airline’s posh first-class seats, which can cost well over $10,000, generate profit and boost the bottom line.

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Wide-angle approach at Meliá Paris La Défense

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I was anxious to try out the new Meliá Paris La Défense hotel because it was the largest four-star hotel to open in Paris in 10 years.