Spotlight Destination

Castletown Golf Links (Image: Castletown Golf Links)

Tee Off With Old Tom on the Isle of Man

An ideal destination for golfers seeking new horizons in the British Isles, the Isle of Man offers a roster of nine courses, including two beauties by the immortal Tom Morris.

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Editor’s Notebook

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

Remembering “Pipeline” Moe Norman

Canadian golf pro Doug Robb tells a tale about the shot-making prowess of his old friend Moe Norman that would be impossible to believe if it weren’t true. … [Read More...]

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Hot Deals

A golfer tees off at Quivira Golf Club in Cabo San Lucas

Quivira Celebrates its Seventh Birthday

Beat those old pandemic blues at Mexico's Pueblo Bonito Pacifica Golf & Spa Resort with a deal that celebrates the seventh anniversary of Jack Nicklaus's spectacular Quivira Golf Club. … [Read More...]

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The Après Golfer

Sharon McAuley (Image: Brian Kendall)

Start Your Golf Trip to Ireland By Choosing the Right Hotel

From a 17th century former coach house to fabulously remodelled Adare Manor, four tried and tested hotels for your post-pandemic golf trip to Ireland. … [Read More...]

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Feature Stories

St. Patrick's Links in Donegal, Ireland

Ireland’s St. Patrick’s Links Ready To Launch

Just in time to help golf tourism in Ireland bounce back from the pandemic, Tom Doak’s eagerly anticipated St. Patrick’s Links is set to open in County Donegal this summer. … [Read More...]

Pinehurst No. 2 Golf Course Hole 18 (Image: Pinehurst Resort)

Donald Ross Holes Top Pinehurst Region Poll

Two iconic Donald Ross courses, Pinehurst No. 2 and Mid Pines, dominate a new ranking of the 18 best golf holes in the Pinehurst region of North Carolina. … [Read More...]

Golfer Marlene Streit wins the US Senior Women's Amateur Championship

Marlene Streit’s Age-Defying Triumph

Marlene Stewart Streit’s victory over far younger challengers in the 2003 U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur was the capstone of a brilliant career that saw her become the first—and still only—Canadian player inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame. … [Read More...]

RCGS Resolute in the harbour with golfers in the foreground, Stromness, Orkney Islands. (Image: Boomer Jerritt/One Ocean Expeditions)

Set Sail on a Scotland and Ireland Golf Cruise

Last June I sailed with One Ocean Expeditions on the golf cruise of a lifetime, with stops at Royal Dornoch, Machrihanish, Cruden Bay and other iconic links. But most unforgettable of all was my tee off at the fabled "lost course" of Askernish. … [Read More...]

Dramatic Par Three at Cabot Cliffs golf course (Image: Cabot Cliffs)

Cabot Cliffs Flies High in Atlantic Canada

Golfers from around the world are flocking to Cape Breton Island to play wildly acclaimed sister courses Cabot Cliffs and Cabot Links. And coming soon: A Caribbean spinoff called Cabot Saint Lucia. … [Read More...]

Fairmont Banff Springs in Banff, Alberta Canada

Discover Fairmont’s Far Flung Fairways

From Marrakech to Canada’s Rocky Mountains, Fairmont Hotels and Resorts has built a portfolio of 15 luxury golf resorts that includes courses by Tom Fazio, Robert Trent Jones Jr., Greg Norman and Canadian legend Stanley Thompson. … [Read More...]

Sean Lowry 2019 Open Champion (Image: @TheOpen)

Follow Lowry to the Links of Northern Ireland

Royal Portrush, Portstewart, Royal County Down and the other headline links of Northern Ireland are more alluring than ever following Shane Lowry's unforgettable victory in the 2019 Open Championship. … [Read More...]

Balcomie Links at Crail Golfing Society, Scotland

Crail Leads Scotland’s Clean Energy Drive

In an initiative that will help save the environment and fund junior golf programs, Scottish Golf has teamed with electric vehicle charging provider Forev to install chargepoints at historic Crail Golfing Society and other clubs throughout the country. … [Read More...]

Hoiana Shores Vietnam (Image: GaryLisbon)

Hoiana Shores a New Star in Vietnam

Carved through coastal dunes, Hoiana Shores Golf Club is the centrepiece of a US$4-billion resort property said to be the most ambitious ever undertaken in Vietnam. … [Read More...]

Golf with a goat caddy at Silvies Valley Ranch, Oregon

Play Cowboys and Golf at Silvies Valley Ranch

Oregon’s award-winning Silvies Valley Ranch mixes outstanding golf with an eco-friendly livestock ranch and guest retreat. … [Read More...]

Dumbarnie Links, Scotland

Scotland’s Dumbarnie Links a 2020 Highlight

The ballyhooed launch of Dumbarnie Links, a Clive Clark design on Scotland’s Firth of Forth, provided a rare highlight in the pandemic year of 2020. … [Read More...]

The Tryall Club: Jewel of the Caribbean

Life is sublime at The Tryall Club, home to lavish hilltop villas, four kilometres of prime beachfront, and a newly restored Ralph Plummer course that has reigned as the flagship of Jamaican golf since the 1960s. … [Read More...]

Laguna Lang Co golf course rice paddies and water buffalo (Image: Laguna Lang Co)

Water Buffalo Join Grounds Crew in Vietnam

Long a mainstay of agriculture in Vietnam, water buffalo are helping groom the rice paddies routed into Sir Nick Faldo’s uniquely eco-friendly Laguna Golf Lang Co course. … [Read More...]

The Biltmore Hotel Miami (Image: Biltmore Hotel)

Biltmore Golf Course Is a Jazz-Age Beauty

Donald Ross-designed Biltmore Golf Course in Miami is looking better than ever following a major redesign aimed at landing the Jazz Age beauty a PGA Tour Champions or a PGA Tour showcase. … [Read More...]

Celtic Manor 14th hole Ryder Cup Course (Image: Celtic Manor)

How the Ryder Cup Put Wales On Top

Golf fans will never forget the sight of Graeme McDowell’s arms thrust skyward in victory at the 2010 Ryder Cup. Celtic Manor and golf operators throughout Wales have been reaping the benefits of that thrilling moment ever since. … [Read More...]

One Ocean ship and Cabot Links green (Image: Brian Kendall)

Cruise and Golf Canada’s Atlantic Coast

With stops that include Cabot Cliffs and Highlands Links, One Ocean Expeditions’ Fiddles and Sticks golf cruise explores some of Atlantic Canada’s most breathtaking coastal settings. … [Read More...]

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