• Daytona: Speedway to Fairways

    Daytona: Speedway to Fairways0

    By Grant Fraser For golf aficionados, Daytona Beach will not disappoint as confirmed by Golf Digest which recently ranked the area in the Top 15 places to play golf in the U.S. While there may be more than 1,000 golf courses in Florida to experience, my travels focused on courses within a one -hour drive

  • Finding Nirvana in Scotland

    Finding Nirvana in Scotland1

    Editor Takes on Eight Scottish Links Courses By Greg Wires The customs agent at Glasgow airport noted that I had written “Golf Tour” as my reason for visiting Scotland. He asked me where I was playing, and when my reply began: “Royal Dornoch, Castle Stuart, Carnoustie..”He stamped and handed back my passport with the encouragement

  • Phoenix’s Growing West Valley Golf Scene

    Phoenix’s Growing West Valley Golf Scene0

    Wigwam Resort Servces as Focal Point By Craig Distl The west Phoenix suburbs of Goodyear and Litchfield Park are thriving cities that make an ideal golf destination, particularly in autumn, winter and spring. And, in case you were wondering, the Wigwam Resort remains an important player on the West Valley golf scene. The classic resort

  • The Case for Mazatlán

    The Case for Mazatlán0

    Estrella del Mar’s RJT II Course Gets Greens Upgrade By Dan Vukelich For retirees and snowbirds searching for their place in the sun south of the border, Mazatlán, because of its affordability and terrific weather, is well worth a scouting trip this winter. The weather: Mazatlán enjoys a moderate year-round climate, with summer highs rarely

  • Pasatiempo: Timeless

    Pasatiempo: Timeless0

    Alister MacKenzie’s West Coast Augusta 1929 Design Still in Top 10 89 Years Later By Gregg Dewalt In the South, English golf course architect Dr. Alister MacKenzie’s name is synonymous with the famed Augusta National Golf Club, site of the annual Masters Tournament. MacKenzie, at the request of Bobby Jones, traveled to Georgia from his

  • Bermuda’s Mid Ocean Club0

    C.B. Macdonald Design Great 97 Years On Rob Spellman The Mid Ocean Club isn’t just the best golf course in Bermuda; it’s one of the best in the world. There isn’t a top 100 list in existence that doesn’t include Mid Ocean. Opened in 1921, it was designed by Charles Blair Macdonald; the father of