Archive for Tag Archives: ' Golf'

RBC Heritage Golf Tournament

Inside one of the most coveted tournaments on the PGA tour. By Bill Bauer One could say that The King, a.k.a. Arnold Palmer, began a tradition nearly 50 years ago when he won the first Heritage [...]

PGA Golf Club: New & Improved

PGA Golf Club, the flagship property of the PGA of America, was recently named among the top five “Most Improved Courses of the Year” by Golf Inc. magazine. The south Florida semi-private club nearly topped the [...]

TOUR Championship at East Lake Golf Club

Our golf enthusiast enjoyed the culminating event of the PGA TOUR Playoffs for the FedEx Cup. By Bill Bauer Wine, tiny homes, private jets, and vodka have little in common—unless you just happened to take a [...]

TopGolf Atlanta Midtown

Give it a shot. By Hope S. Philbrick TopGolf is a high-tech driving range with a lively ambiance that is more “bar” than “golf course.” Whether or not you consider yourself a golfer—heck, even if you’ve [...]

Old Edwards Club

High Tee By Hope S. Philbrick During a recent visit to Old Edwards Inn & Spa in Highlands, North Carolina, I met with Jordan Kenter, director of golf for Old Edwards Club. While escorting me on [...]

The Gasparilla Inn & Club

Historic Inn’s 101st Season Brings New Estate Homes for Guests For more than a century, The Gasparilla Inn & Club has evoked the genteel experience of ‘Florida as it was meant to be’ through its superb [...]

The Golf Club at Ballantyne

Championship golf in Charlotte, North Carolina By Bill Bauer In the 1990s Smoky Bissell and his faithful Dalmatians walked a piece of Charlotte, N.C., farmland, with the vision of building a golf course. Bissell headed a [...]

Barbados, West Indies

Sip rum. Set sail. Golf. Do you really need another excuse to go? By Hope S. Philbrick Someone must have burped—how else to explain the sudden strong whiff of rum as we begin our descent to [...]

Llama Caddy

Tee up with a furry friend at High Hampton Inn in Cashiers, North Carolina By Bill Bauer As a teenager, I lugged golf bags for a living. It was tough work carrying nearly half my body [...]

PGA National Resort & Spa

Adult-oriented escape in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida By Hope S. Philbrick It’s so nice when you stumble upon the solution to a problem that you didn’t even know you had. Turns out, the answer to the [...]

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