How Golf Is Helping Save Atlantic City

Seaview Golf Resort with Atlantic City in background (Image: Seaview Golf Resort)

With gambling profits in free fall, Atlantic City is counting on its golf courses to draw visitors. It’s all part of a $30-million campaign to showcase the family friendly attractions beyond the casinos.

Follow Rory McIlroy to England’s Golf Coast

Brian Kendall, Editor, Canadian Golf Traveller (Image: Sharon McAuley)

Break the habit of Scotland and Ireland with a long-overdue visit to England’s Golf Coast. Legendary links Royal Liverpool, Royal Birkdale and Royal Lytham & St. Annes headline a roster of more than 200 courses.

Ontario Resort Golf’s Front Nine

Taboo Hole No. 7 (Image: Taboo Muskoka)

Taboo’s ruggedly gorgeous 7th. Cobble Beach’s magnificent 17th. A survey of acclaimed Ontario resort golf courses and the signature holes that helped make their reputations.

When Tour Guides Become Friends, Playing Partners and Even Instructors

Brian Kendall, Editor, Canadian Golf Traveller (Image: Sharon McAuley)

As much as tasty food and comfy beds, a key ingredient of a successful golf tour in a foreign land is a qualified driver who doubles as a convivial tourist guide. I’ve had the good fortune to meet several such godsends during my travels.

Golfing and Exploring in Sault Ste. Marie

Statue honouring Roberta Bondar, Canada's first female astronaut

Take any large map of North America and zoom in on the Great Lakes. That dot where Lake Superior, Lake Huron and Lake Michigan appear to converge near the Canada-US border? That’s Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario — my hometown. We were back recently for a family visit and to check out the local golf courses. […]