Posts tagged with: "Travel"

QUICK TAKE: Mammoth Dunes Is Kidd’s Biggest And Best View More
The 18th hole at Sand Valley's Mammoth Dunes (Photo: Jeff Bertch)

QUICK TAKE: Mammoth Dunes Is Kidd’s Biggest And Best

ROME, WISCONSIN | The day before his Mammoth Dunes course at Sand Valley officially opened to the public, David McLay Kidd hosted something of a preview party for a few dozen friends. And in welcoming them to the affair, the designer was not at all shy about sharing his feelings…

TRAVEL: A Golf Club In The Heart Of The Big Apple View More
It's hard to find golf in Manhattan, but KonnectGolf offers a place to practice. (Photo: KonnectGolf)

TRAVEL: A Golf Club In The Heart Of The Big Apple

  NEW YORK | While Metropolitan New York is as rich a golf region as can be found in America, the city itself doesn’t have much to offer the avid player. But there are a handful of places where a person can go to hit balls, take lessons or get…

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….

LISTEN: Is Sand Valley the Next Great Golf Destination? View More
Sand Valley Golf Resort is located about 108 miles north of Madison, Wisc. (Photo Credit: Sand Valley Golf Resort)

LISTEN: Is Sand Valley the Next Great Golf Destination?

In episode 18 of the PostCast, Sean Fairholm and Cassie Stein are joined by Global Golf Post Travel Editor/Senior Writer John Steinbreder to talk about his recent visit to Sand Valley Golf Resort in Wisconsin. The resort, which sits in the north-central part of the state and is about 108…

Music Makes A Surprising Coursemate

Another South of the Border surprise is music, and it appears to be a big part of the sport in Mexico. At Diamante, for example, range workers array speakers behind the practice range, so hard-hitting tunes from the likes of Van Halen, George Thorogood and John Cougar Mellencamp envelope golfers…

East Lothian Plays Host To More Than The Open

If you’re at home watching the Open Championship and imagining a golf trip to Scotland, or if you’ve already made the pilgrimage and are planning a return, consider this bit of advice: Spend a substantial chunk of your time in the East Lothian area. Located east of Edinburgh, a wonderful…