Color Your Fall With Carolinas Golf

‘Second Season’ is Prime Time For Favorite Pastime

Fall is golf’s “second season” throughout the Carolinas. High temps in the 70s and lows in the 50s mean course conditions are peaking from the beach to the mountains. Bermuda and Zoysia grass fairways are hanging on to their green hue while bentgrass greens are flourishing. With more than 220 days of sunshine, and average Read more…

Seven Fine Ireland Golf Destinations

Ireland is home to some of the world’s most outstanding and masterful golf course designs. With over 300 courses to choose from, Ireland golf is high on every traveling player’s list. Golfscape highlights seven of Ireland’s top golf courses, as well as how to get to the Emerald Isle and where to stay during your Read more…

Puerto Rico Golf Returns To Full Strength

Two Years After Maria, It’s Still The Golf Gem You Love
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On the seven-minute drive from the clubhouse to the first tee of the memorable East Course at TPC Dorado Beach in Puerto Rico, you pass through a meticulously landscaped garden of tropical plants, by the $1,500-a-night AAA five diamond Ritz-Carlton Reserve (one of three in the world) and under the oddity of a 10-foot long Read more…

Sea Pines Resort Offers 50th Anniversary Deal

Hilton Head Resort Among Best In Southeast
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This year is the 50th anniversary of the world-famous Harbour Town Golf Links, and The Sea Pines Resort on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, is giving out the gifts—its best values of the year. Golfers and their guests may choose from a wide selection of packages with special savings and accommodations at the luxurious Inn Read more…

Asian Golf Explosion Continues

Time To Visit Vietnam, Thailand, South Korea

If you’re looking widen your hackin’ horizons, consider Asian golf. It’s more beautiful, bountiful and boast-worthy than ever in Southeast Asian nations like Thailand and Vietnam, and further north in Korea. Here’s a rundown of recent news from the far side of the planet. VIETNAM: HOIANA SHORES Hoiana Shores Golf Club will welcome its first Read more…

Indiana’s French Lick Feeds The Golf Soul

Donald Ross, Pete Dye, Deep Hoosier History, Friendly Folk: It’s A Tasty Travel Package
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I don’t know a lick of French, but I finally know French Lick. I actually do know a few French words and phrases, as many Americans do, and I made an effort to become bare-bones conversational by digging into one of those language apps in the months leading up to a visit to France in Read more…

The Best Short Courses In America

The Might Be Small In Stature, But They Leave A Big Impression

An old adage in golf is that you never want to leave yourself “short,’’ whether it’s on an approach shot or a putt. But “short’’ is proving to be a positive these day when it comes to creating golf courses that are alternatives to traditional 18-hole layouts. These short courses – and par 3 courses Read more…

Pick A Golf Trip For Fall Or Winter 2019-2020

A Wealth Of Fine Choices In The U.S. And Beyond

Looking for a new and cool golf trip this fall or winter? We’ve got some great ideas. TEXAS: HORSESHOE BAY RESORT One of Central Texas’ quintessential Hill Country golf experiences, the 18-hole Apple Rock course at the AAA-Four Diamond- and Conde Nast Readers’ Choice Award-winning Horseshoe Bay Resort, re-opened this summer, signaling the completion of the resort’s three-year Read more…

Golf Just Adds To Quebec City Charm

Old World Tastes And Sights With A French Accent
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Narrow cobblestone streets – lined with cozy cafés, cheese and wine shops, boutique bakeries, and so on – meander down the hillside to the quaint harbor. The ancient stone buildings, many adorned with turrets and tin roofs, date back to the 1600s. French is the only language you hear. Walking down the street, you’d swear Read more…

The Soaring Golf Song Of Montana’s Spanish Peaks

Yes, You Can Play Weiskopf’s Big Sky Masterpiece
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Mountain golf is a genre all its own, but mountain golf of the caliber conjured by Tom Weiskopf at Spanish Peaks Mountain Club in Big Sky, Montana, is on a whole new level, literally and figuratively. Not that it’s the highest track in elevation in America, in Montana or even in its neighborhood — the Read more…