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A Look Ahead To The 2018 Ryder Cup Course

Le Golf National in Paris is set to play host to the Ryder Cup next year for the very first time in its history, and the USA will be looking to retain the title they won in 2016 following a 17-11 victory at Hazeltine National Golf Club. Here is a look at what we can expect to find ...



England's Atlantic Links

One specific golf destination in the southwest of England worth putting on the top of your 'bucket list' is the group of six championship links golf courses known as the Atlantic Links (atlantic-links.co.uk). Each of these links courses, marketed as a 'trail destination,' overlooks t...



The Top Three Golf Tournaments To Visit In The UK In 2017

If you are planning a trip to the UK this year, you might want to do so around some of the leading golf tournaments that take place across the Atlantic. Today, we're taking a look at the top three events this year: 2017 BMW PGA Championship, Wentworth The BMW PGA Championsh...



Crown Jewel of Costa Rica

Crown Jewel of Costa Rica Mental golf gurus have a saying during rough or tense situations - "Go to your happy place." This golf season, why not head to a happy place in what many refer to as the happiest country on Earth. That would be the Reserva Conchal Beach Resort Golf a...



Trump Turnberry Golf Resort

The first thing you see arriving at the made-over Trump Turnberry Golf Resort on the West Coast of Scotland is a garish, 25-foot, Roman-styled fountain smack in front of the clubhouse. My gosh, you wonder, what has The Donald done to the great old track that saw Tom Watson beat Jac...



Four Countries, Three Rivers, Two Courses

If you have ever considered a golfing vacation in Europe during which you can visit four countries, sail on three of Europe's most important rivers, and play golf in two different countries, here's how. Do as my wife and I did. Take a Viking river cruise from Amsterdam to Budapest on ...



Machrihanish Golf Club

If you've come all this way to Royal Troon, home of the latest British Open, why wouldn't you go a little farther - 39 miles as the crow flies - to Machrihanish, perhaps the real spiritual home of golf? Could it be that to get there by car you need to drive 160 miles, an albeit bea...



The Sands of St. Andrews

Have you ever been in the Lion's Mouth? Have you ever visited The Coffins? How about Hell? If not, then it's unlikely that you've played golf at the historic Old Course at St. Andrews, located along Scotland's east coast. While many golf courses name their holes, St. Andrews has the w...



Irish Golf Gems Well Worth Finding on Wild Atlantic Way Journey via Rugged Western Coast

WILD ATLANTIC WAY, Ireland - Any golfer worth his fancy bags tags or his logo golf balls longs to play the most famous and recognized golf courses in the U.S. and beyond, much like hunters like to bag the so-called Big 5, the African lion, the elephant, the cape buffalo, the leopard a...



Seaside holes define over-the-top experience at Quivira Golf Club in Los Cabos

Dunes, cactus forests, seaside cliffs and the gleaming Pacific Ocean set the table for an over-the-top experience at Quivira Los Cabos but it's the Jack Nicklaus-designed golf course that elevates the resort and residential community to must-see status. Nicklaus' inspired, if somew...



West Cornwall Golf Club

When you talk about playing golf in Great Britain, the conversation always seems to focus on those historic layouts in Scotland such as St. Andrews (both the Old and the New Course), Turnberry, Carnoustie, Muirfield, Royal Dornoch, and Royal Troon. While those courses deserve to be o...



Wales Golf Trip

We were chatting with Richard Bradbury, the pro at the North Wales Golf Club, wondering from where his outside play emanated. "From the U.K.," he said. "And America." "How many rounds for the Yanks last year", I asked? "Twenty or 30," he said. Not 20 or 30 percent, b...



Golf In Ontario Canada

Toronto is now the 4th largest city in North America, Fly there and then head for the countryside surrounding Toronto for some enjoyable and challenging golf. When most people think about a golf trip they rarely think about Canada but my weeklong trip here gives me a new perspective ...



Enjoy the Views at Quivira Golf Club in Cabo San Lucas

The Pacific Ocean meets the sea of Cortez at lands end of Cabo St Lucas, which lo and behold is a spectacular location for a golf course. Ernesto Coppel, figured golfers would love to spend 4 hours here, playing golf and just absorbing these endless views, so he hired Jack Nicklaus t...



Travel Spotlight: Quivira Golf Club - Cabo St Lucas Mexico

I am staying at the Pueblo Bonito Oceanfront Resort and Spa, and tomorrow morning I am going to get up early to watch the sun peak its head over the Sea of Cortez and provide me with a spectacular sunrise from my balcony. This particular hotel is adults only but several others on t...



Interview With Glenn Preciado Director of Golf Operations OHL El Camaleon Mayakoba

Below is an interview with Glenn Preciado, the Director of Golf Operations at OHL El Camaleon Mayakoba. The following are a few traditional and non traditional golf centric questions that I love to ask influential people in the golf industry. Can you provide our readers a brief ...



Getting To Know: The Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge

Whether you have played a course 20+ times a year or looking to play the course for the first time, insights from an insider can help enhance your golf experience. Below is an interview with Gregg Lown, who shares some valuable tidbits about the course, memorable holes and must eats a...



Golf Travelers Notebook: Punta Espada Golf Club in The Dominican Republic

Whether you have played a course 20+ times a year or looking to play the course for the first time, insights from an insider can help enhance your golf experience. Below is an interview with Efren Garcia-Estrada who shares some valuable tidbits about the course, memorable holes and mu...



The Lakes Barcelo Golf Course - Dominican Republic Golf Review

Whether you have played a course 20+ times a year or looking to play the course for the first time, insights from an insider can help enhance your golf experience. Below is an interview with Sergio Poo, Director of Golf at The Lakes Barcelo Golf Course, who shares some valuable tidbi...



Corales Golf Club in Dominican Republic Insider Review

Whether you have played a course 20+ times a year or looking to play the course for the first time, insights from an insider can help enhance your golf experience. Below is an interview with Jay Overton who shares some valuable tidbits about the course, memorable holes and must eats a...



Golf in Banff Canada

"It's on the roof of the world, the golf is excellent and the scenic surrounding is unsurpassed in beauty." -Chick Evans For several years now I have tried to get to Banff and something got in the way every time---- until now. It was worth the wait!!! Banff may be one of the m...



You Say Dubai and I Say Hello

The city of Dubai may not have even existed when The Beatles wrote that song but I am thinking about it as I sit in my hotel in Dubai. There are seven Emirates in the U.A.E., the largest of them being Dubai and Abu Dhabi. The British empire gave up control of this area in 1971 an...



CROSSING SCOTLAND - DAY 10 - East Lothian

GULLANE, Scotland - Our final hours in Scotland would be among the best, fretting not about being unable to play North Berwick as planned, but doing our own little tour of the area 45 minutes east of the Edinburgh airport. Just when I was sure that any return golf trip to Scotland ...



CASTLE STUART

An exciting new addition to the repertoire of Scottish links golf courses is Castle Stuart, site of the July Scottish Open. In fact, take a look at it when the Golf Channel brings us Euro Golf. It is the week before the British Open and a perfect warmup. The day we were...



Royal Dornoch - Scotland

Our trip across Scotland reached its zenith at Royal Dornoch. Physically we were now within eight degrees of the Arctic Circle - north of Moscow as the locals like to say. And romantically, we were at the spiritual home of the game. I don't know if Michael Murphy wrote...



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