In the cerulean waters of northern Fiji’s far-flung Vanua Levu, a lush and undulant island formerly belonging to the late publishing magnate Malcolm Forbes has been converted into one of the world
It takes a lot of work to make a golf course look like the designer did not do much of anything to the land, and David McLay Kidd is a master of this craft.
Greg Norman has called Cornerstone Colorado (877.855.7273, www.cornerstonecolorado.com) the best mountain golf course in t
Translated from the Dominican Republic’s native Taino language, roco ki means "honoring the land." British golfer and course designer Nick Faldo stayed true to this concept when building
The strange beauty of the 27-hole layout at Lübker Golf Resort (+18.104.22.168.00, www.lubker.com) springs from its combination of the ex
It was not so much a challenge as it was a dare: Design and build a golf course on a board-flat and barren potato field, leaving right-of-way for the neighbor’s cows, minding a popular pedestrian
Thanks in part to native PGA stars like Thomas Bjørn, golf is booming in Denmark.
Like Arizona’s InterContinental Montelucia (see "Arrival by Camelback," page 46), the new Finca Cortesin resort incorporates Andalusian architectural elements.
Without the bam of a Big Bertha behind it, my drive on the 602-yard, par-5 seventh hole at the Fairmont Banff Springs golf course falls 70 yards shorter than it normally would.
In person, on the course that he designed at the new Four Seasons Golf Club Mauritius at Anahita, Ernie Els does not look as imposing as he does on TV.
Swimming Pool: Hôtel du Cap Eden-Roc
To play the Extreme 19th, a bonus hole at South Africa’s new Legend Golf & Safari Resort, you take a helicopter to the peak of a red-hued sandstone mountain.
The new IW Club (www.indianwellsgolfresort.com)—a $30 million, 53,000-square-foot, two-story clubhouse at the In
Before it closed in 1987, Marineland of the Pacific was arguably the world’s most scenic theme park.
Long before a certain slice of Central American beach was discovered by Columbus and dubbed Costa Rica, that same verdant expanse served as a haven for birds, monkeys, and orchids.
In a mining project in Napa County’s Pope Valley struck pay dirt of another kind: a natural hot spring.
One would expect Sean Cahalane to look back fondly on the course where he spent much of his childhood.
My golf ball sits deep in the gully, and as I consider my next shot, I hear only water trickling in the creek at my feet and the faint cries of kestrels, which soar in the sky above me as they loo
Golf may not be the most obvious reason to visit Tuscany, but these resorts and courses make it worth the effort to pack your clubs when traveling to the region.
David McLay Kidd waves his hand toward the beach just beyond the dunes that border the 16th hole at Scotland’s Machrihanish Dunes.
Considering all his outward reverence for tradition and history, today’s golfer has few practical throwback options on the course.
No one who has seen Jack Nicklaus stand over a putt would ever doubt the deliberate and considered nature of his game.
However strange and exotic the setting may be to Westerners, Morocco holds few if any untoward surprises for most golfers.
Golf first came to Morocco in 1914, when Sultan Abdelaziz, who had ruled the country from 1894 to 1908, commissioned a pair of British golf architects, Henry Cotton and Frank Pennink, to design an
A former gravel quarry near Tacoma, Wash., is not the first place one would expect to find the world’s top new golf course.
Since its august 2006 merger with DreamCatcher Retreats and its acquisition of Leading Residences of the World four months later, Quintess has grown from 280 members and 49 homes to more than 425
The golf course at Los Cabos’ 520-acre El Dorado Golf & Beach Club is a tough act to follow.
Canadian designer Doug Carrick took both the high road and the low road when building the Carrick at Cameron House (+44.1389.755.565,
The 16th tee of the Powerscourt Estate’s West Course invites lingering.
The pool terrace at Cielos Palmillas’ No. 77 sits just above the seventh fairway of the Ocean Course in Los Cabos, Mexico.