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TRAVEL: Pebble Beach Worthy Of Its Lofty Reputation View More
The iconic par-3 7th is one of the most famous golf holes in the world.

TRAVEL: Pebble Beach Worthy Of Its Lofty Reputation

PEBBLE BEACH, CALIF. — Like Paris and a great ’97 California cabernet, Pebble Beach Golf Links has the unfortunate burden of trying to live up to its own reputation. And, like Paris and the cabernets, it does. It really is that spectacular. It really is that captivating. It really does…

TRAVEL: Palm Beach Par 3 One of Golf’s Hidden Gems View More
Sean Fairholm hits a tee shot while playing the Palm Beach Par 3 Golf Course, a little 39-acre layout shoehorned between the Atlantic Ocean and Intracoastal Waterway.

TRAVEL: Palm Beach Par 3 One of Golf’s Hidden Gems

PALM BEACH, FLORIDA — For the avid golfer like myself, playing at a par 3 course can diminish the anticipation and excitement that accompanies the typical round. We all love to hit driver and test ourselves against a regulation course with the many obstacles it offers. There are exceptions, however….

TRAVEL: Chile Offers Good Golf But Even Better Wine View More
A gorgeous view of Chilean wine country.

TRAVEL: Chile Offers Good Golf But Even Better Wine

SANTIAGO, CHILE – Golf is what brought me to this South American land, and my assignment was to cover the latest edition of the Latin America Amateur Championship, held at the Prince of Wales Country Club in this leafy metropolis. The play over four days was quite good, and the…

OFFBEAT: Oregon Course To Offer Goats As Caddies View More
Goats will soon be serving as caddies at McVeigh's Gauntlet, a seven-hole course at Silvies Valley Ranch.

OFFBEAT: Oregon Course To Offer Goats As Caddies

They may not be able to read a green or tell you which club to hit, but they promise to be the most unique caddie you’ve ever had. The Retreat and Links at Silvies Valley Ranch in Oregon will start using goats to act as caddies on their seven-hole course,…