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The Breakers: History, Luxury, Golf

Written by:John Schwarb
Palm Beach, FL

A bit of fortuitous scheduling might have gone a long way on my visit to The Breakers in Palm Beach. After traveling south on I-95 from home in St. Augustine, my first visit wasn’t to the hotel itself Read More »

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10 Reasons to Love The Ocean Course

Written by:Carling Nolan
Palm Beach, FL

The Breakersin Palm Beach is home to The 6,100 yard, par 71 Ocean Course. The beautifully landscaped course with manicured greens is reason enough to make a visit, but here are 10 more reasons why you Read More »

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The New "Old Course" in Orlando

Written by:Carling Nolan
Orlando, FL

Have you always dreamed of playing the Old Course at St. Andrews, but just can't commit to the long trip across the Atlantic? Well, The New Course at Grand Cypress Golf Club, located in Orlando, Flor Read More »

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One Resort, Five Courses

Written by:Carling Nolan
Palm Harbor, FL

If you're looking for a golf vacation with a variety of courses within walking distance, then Innisbrook Resort is the perfect place for you! Innisbrook has five courses available at their resort, ma Read More »

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5 Great Courses in Naples

Written by:Carling Nolan
Naples, FL

In Naples, which is known for its beautiful golf courses, it's difficult to choose the very best. But from fast and furious greens to spectacular water hazards, these five courses have what it takes Read More »

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Great munis: Crandon, N. Palm Beach

Written by:John Schwarb
Key Biscayne, FL

What do you think of when you hear the term “muni course”? Perhaps the local course you played as a kid, carrying your bag for just for a few bucks while trying to figure out this silly game. Maybe yo Read More »

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Plantation on Crystal River

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During a recent visit to Plantation on Crystal River, I posted a photo from the course on my Facebook page and a commenter noted how he had many happy memories from playing the course in his junior go Read More »

Scariest hole in golf? 17 at Sawgrass

Written by:John Schwarb
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In the spirit of Halloween, LINKS Magazine recently selected its 10 scariest holes in golf. There are some truly terrifying shots on the list, from Pebble Beach to Pine Valley to Scotland, but they al Read More »

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A Walk in the Woods

Written by:John Schwarb
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I have a resident’s bias when touting St. Augustine as a great golf destination, though the facts are my best defense. Nearly every fan of the game knows that the World Golf Hall of Fame is in St. Au Read More »

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PGA Courses for Everyone

Written by:John Schwarb
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On its annual golf barnstorm across the United States, the PGA Tour visits several iconic courses that practically reach out and tease fans through their televisions -- Augusta National, Muirfield Vil Read More »

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Dick Gray on PGA Village

Written by:John Schwarb
Port St. Lucie, FL

Dick Gray has served South Florida golfers for 25 years, from design projects at The Florida Club in Stuart and (with Pete and P.B. Dye) Loblolly Pines in Hobe Sound. While working as superintendent a Read More »

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182 Bunkers at Southern Dunes

Written by:Carling Nolan
Orlando, FL

Orlando is the prime spot for family vacations and golf courses, but if you're looking for a quieter spot outside the city, then you just may be in luck. Southern Dunes Golf Country Club is located Read More »

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Top Florida Courses for Women

Written by:Carling Nolan

What makes a woman-friendly golf course? According to Golf Digest's panel of more than 100 female course raters, they'll tell you it’s a well-designed golf course that challenges golfers from long and Read More »

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