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Golf the Alabama Gulf Coast

When I first heard I was going to the Gulf coast of Alabama, my friends said, “You are headed for the Redneck Riviera.” But perception and reality turned out to be quite different. This is a beautiful place to visit with great golf, fine food and beautiful beaches. Hurricane Katrina missed this part of the Gulf, and the effects of last year’s oil spill are minimal. It’s a beautiful vacation spot that draws southerners escaping the heat of summer and snowbirds escaping the cold of wi

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Bermuda’s Highs

Bermuda is the quintessential antidote for the seeds of stress that surround us each day of our lives. This tiny island, which has more golf courses per square mile than anywhere else in the world, is simply golf heaven.

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A Double Eagle Experience in Jamaica: A Sojourn to Secrets Wild Orchid Resort and Golf at The Tryall Club

With its natural beauty, tropical climate, and man-made luxury, the charms of Montego Bay have made it a legendary destination. Its “Hip Strip” bordering the Caribbean Sea contains shops, restaurants, entertainment, Colonial great houses, plush resorts, and golf courses. Jamaica’s slogan is “Once you go, you know,” and Montego Bay offers two of the best venues I know. --  Read more...

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Plenty of Play at PGA National in Palm Beach Florida

His beady eyes leered lustily at the redhead. She was so nervous, she squawked. No, this was not a scene at the lobby Ibar, but in one of the many waterways at the PGA National Resort and Spa where a gator was scouting a common moorhen during our leisurely stroll on the spacious grounds. Unless you are a native Floridian, there is nothing common about the variety of beautiful birds in this sanctuary. On our return, both the bird and gator had disappeared, nature’s secret, much like the resort itself. Somewhat overlooked on lists, this is an over the top destination for any conference, family or friends to consider.

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Couple Of Travelers The Great Southwest

When geese form their vees and mornings are crispier than the fallen leaves, we migrate back to Arizona where sun deprivation is an oxymoron. Fly to Phoenix’ Sky Harbor International airport and join the fun in the valley of the sun. With over 300 golf courses and much more to explore, here are a few favorites. Start in Scottsdale at the Xona Resort and all your golf and activities will be arranged. 

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Bermuda

WIth Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson not in the PGA Grand Slam of Golf field at Port Royal Golf Course, the exquisite Bermuda layout is the star of the show. Roger Rulewitch, famed architect of western Massachusetts' Crumpin-Fox Club, overhauled the 18-hole championship course in time for the 2009/2010 Grand Slam events.

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