Whistling Straits An American Links Masterwork

Pete Dye Design Offers ‘Open’ Challenge And Beauty

Of the thousands of photos I’ve taken on golf courses, it’s one of my favorites. It was early morning and we were staging at the Whistling Straits clubhouse, getting ready to head out onto the Irish Course for a morning round on Pete Dye’s “other” design at Destination Kohler. As we prepared our golf bags Read more…

Tahoe-Reno Golf Trail Part 1: Beyond Edgewood

Solid Swings From The Lake’s Shining Shores To Green Nevada Valleys

While watching the likes of Tony Romo and Steph Curry go for the trophy at the American Century Celebrity Championship — which takes place for the 28th straight year at Edgewood Tahoe through July 16 — you should also be planning your own journey to what we’ll call the Tahoe-Reno Golf Trail. Charles Barkley, he of Read more…

Four Days On Hilton Head Island

Great Golf, Southern Hospitality Give This South Carolina Favorite Its Allure

It’s finally, officially summer, which means it’s time for that golf vacation you’ve been dreaming about. While a world-class golf destination like Hilton Head Island in South Carolina might not be on your immediate radar for, say, a four-day getaway, thanks to its exposure to the Atlantic and daily seabreezes, it’s a worthy spot any Read more…

Lodge at Edgewood Tahoe Takes Flight

Standing in the sun-kissed lobby of the spanking-new Lodge at Edgewood Tahoe, which opened June 14 after two years of construction and many more seasons of planning, I suddenly realized that this was the very spot from which I’d hit more than a few approach shots from the old ninth hole. To me it was Read more…

Colonial Williamsburg Goes For The Golf ‘Gold’

Stay In Luxury, Play The Classic Golden Horseshoe Course

Colonial Williamsburg’s premier golf course, the newly renovated Gold Course at the Golden Horseshoe Golf Club, is commemorating the July 1 re-opening of the legendary Robert Trent Jones, Sr. design with an all-new Golden Experience Package. The Golden Experience Package allows golfing guests to be among the first to play the Gold Course upon its Read more…

Gleneagles Again Atop Scotland Best Of List

Gleneagles, the iconic Scottish five-star hotel, has been voted ‘Best Golf Resort in the World’ for an unprecedented sixth successive year by readers of Ultratravel, the Telegraph’s luxury travel magazine, and visitors to the telegraph.co.uk website. Readers were asked to vote for their favourite travel experiences in 19 categories, with Gleneagles taking the top golf award ahead of Pebble Beach Read more…

Fazio Leads Adare Manor Redesign

Adare Manor, one of Ireland’s most distinguished resort hotels in the midst of a groundbreaking expansion, has selected world-renowned golf course designer Tom Fazio to spearhead the redesign of the property’s highly anticipated golf course at Adare Manor, set to reopen fall 2017. Currently celebrated as the top parkland golfing experience in Ireland, the existing championship Read more…

Four Memorial Day Golf Vacations

Memorial Day, the first three-day weekend of the summer season, pays tribute to those who have given the last full measure of themselves in service to America. It’s a time to pause in remembrance, to honor, to reflect. But for golfers, it’s also a great opportunity to turn these three warm spring days into a golf Read more…

Plan A Summer Omni Guys Golf Getaway

Guys Golf Getaway

Omni Hotels & Resorts wants this summer to be all about golf and good friends, so it’s offering great golf packages for groups of “fore” or more at its 11 luxury destinations in the Omni Golf Collection. The Guys Golf Getaway package features the full VIP treatment at the Omni golf resort of choice. That means playing Read more…

Wintergreen Resort’s Summer Deal

Two distinctly different golf experiences at Wintergreen Resort make the destination’s popular “Stay & Play” golf package the best reason to pack the clubs and visit Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains this summer and fall. Featuring Devils Knob Golf Course on the mountaintop and Stoney Creek Golf Course down in the Rockfish Valley, guests continue to take advantage Read more…

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