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When he founded the Gibson Mandolin-Guitar Co. in 1902, Orville Gibson initially focused his...
ESPN analyst and former major-league ballplayer John Kruk once dubbed Dennis Gilbert’s house "...
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Due north of New Zealand’s popular resort city of Queenstown, a vast and beautiful wilderness...
Italy’s riches are innumerable, as any aficionado of art, architecture, automobiles, food, or wine...
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The resonating whir of rotor blades above us is faintly audible as we skim low over the shoreline...
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In the 1960s, the Pasarell name meant tennis: Brothers Charlie and Stanley Pasarell dominated the...
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Aside from the occasional appearance as a spy-movie prop, the personal jetpack is a technology that...
San Diego’s Grand Del Mar resort recently opened the Equestrian Center—a 4,100-acre reserve with 37...
The Australian island of Tasmania is now home to two of the world’s top courses. Barnbougle Dunes,...
Only one of this year’s Best of the Best courses is not on or near an ocean. In fact, at Huntsman...
The Bahamas have long been a place for good but not great golf. Last July’s opening of the Baker’s...
More golf courses closed than opened in the United States last year, and the industry experienced a...
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My lesson with Lars Magnusson seems to be paying off. The 36-year-old founder of Wyoming-based...
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Peter Whalen, the head pro at the new Baker’s Bay Golf & Ocean Club in the Bahamas, predicts...
In the early years of the last century, polo was an obscure sport in the Southern California resort...
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With only a handful of courses scattered across its parched, garrigue-carpeted landscape, the...
Silverado Resort and Spa in Napa Valley will unveil its two newly refurbished 18-hole PGA...
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Nic Roldan checked on his female friend shortly after arriving in Argen­tina in mid-November....
Golfers and car enthusiasts share at least one passion: a love of long drives. Now, two of the...
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Named for a silver prospector who struck it rich in this high-alpine gulch some 130 years ago, the...

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