Bandon Dunes Golf Resort in Focus

Bandon Dunes Golf

Bandon Dunes Golf Resort in Oregon, USA, has quickly established itself as one of the world’s best golf resorts. Located on a 23-mile stretch of raw untouched coastline, the resort has four 18-hole courses and a 13-hole short course and is about to open a giant putting course called ‘The Punchbowl.’ Bandon Dunes opened in … Read moreBandon Dunes Golf Resort in Focus

Hole by Hole guide to Merion

wicker basket flag at Merion Golf Club

Global Golfer’s Thomas Marr got a little help from his friends to arrange a round at 2013 US Open venue Merion five weeks before the season’s second Major! Here is his Hole by Hole guide to Merion to one of the most famous inland courses in American golf… How often have you heard the one … Read moreHole by Hole guide to Merion

Rubber snakes, 1-irons and Wicker Baskets: a history of Merion Golf Club

map of Merion Golf Club

Matthew Moore takes a look at the colourful history of Merion Golf Club, from its British influences and wicker basket pins to legendary 1-irons and high jinx with rubber snakes… Once in a lifetime a golf trip grants memories that stay with you forever. Mine came at the turn of this century. In June of … Read moreRubber snakes, 1-irons and Wicker Baskets: a history of Merion Golf Club

Golf and Grapes: Teeing up in San Diego wine country

Temecula Creek Inn is in San Diego's wine country

American golf writer Leonard Finkel says he stumbled upon a little piece of golfing heaven in the heart of San Diego’s wine country… Nine years ago I stumbled on the Temecula Creek Inn. That I return year after year is no accident. Less than an hour north of San Diego and located in the heart … Read moreGolf and Grapes: Teeing up in San Diego wine country

Penn Pal: fly-drive golf vacation stateside

Pennslyvania is nicknamed America’s “keystone state.” Grab your clubs and board a flight to one of its two major cities – Pittsburgh or Philadelphia – and unlock the door to some of the finest American golfing real estate…. Birthplace of the King of Golf Golf in chocolate town at Hershey Rich in history: America’s first … Read morePenn Pal: fly-drive golf vacation stateside

Fall in love with golf in New England

Fall in New England is a beautiful time to visit the U.S.A to play golf. Global Golfer discovered that when the leaves turned rusty Massachusetts showed itself to be a world class golf destination. Golfing pilgrimage on Cape Cod How Boston’s Big Dig produced a world beating course Mob Feuds at Granite Links Crumpin Fox: … Read moreFall in love with golf in New England

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