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Las Colinas Golf & Country Club is among Spain’s best golf courses

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On a recent trip to Spain I got to play a round of golf at Las Colinas Golf & Country Club, which is located about an hour’s drive from the city of Alicante. During the last two years, Las Colinas has been named ‘Spain’s Best Golf Course’ at the Wor… more »

Arizona-like desert golf at Spain’s Desert Springs

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At the end of last winter I spent a week in Spain to get my game in shape for the upcoming golf season. My homebase was the Desert Springs Resort, located in the Almeria region of Andalucía. The par 72 Indiana Course is the doppelgänger of the famou… more »

My favorite place to practice at Galloway National GC

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I've always thought Galloway National GC, located outside of Atlantic City, was among the finest golf clubs in the country ever since I first played there some ten years ago. It not only boasts an exceptional Tom Fazio-designed course but also of the be… more »

Lookaway Golf Club is one of Pennsylvania's best kept secrets

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Last year I got to play a round a Lookaway Golf Club, located near the Pennsylvania-New Jersey border, less than an hour's drive from Philadelphia. There are no tee-times and walking is encouraged as the club has a strong caddie program. The 18 hole… more »

Linville Ridge golf course: A North Carolina mountain delight

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Last summer I toured the North Carolina mountains to play, rate and review the area's best golf courses. I was delighted and honored to be invited to play Linville Ridge which is among the state's cream of the crop. Located at a vertigo-inducing altitud… more »

Galloway National Golf Club in New Jersey: Tom Fazio gem is better than ever

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Galloway National Golf Club, located just outside of Atlantic City, N.J. has been ranked among the best clubs in the country since first opening 1995. The private and "pure" golf club boasts a Tom Fazio-designed golf course that has a few holes running… more »

Westin Mission Hills is a standout golf resort in the Palm Springs, California area

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The Coachella Valley has always been one of my favorite (winter) golf destinations so I went back to the area last spring. I chose to stay in the uber-luxurious Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa which is among the best resorts in the California… more »

Best of 2015: My year in golf

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Best course played I was fortunate to play Cypress Point Club for the second time this year. There is just no better place in golf than 15 to 17 at CPC on a clear and sunny day. To me, Cypress Point is the best! Best public course played I play… more »

PGA Tour-level putter fitting: Bettinardi's Studio B in Chicago

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My friends know me as a "tech geek" because I like to use each and every high tech device there is in order to take my golf game to a new level. I have been custom fit numerous times and I have my stats checked on a launch monitor at least once a year.… more »

New BASSARA GG-Series golf shafts from Mitsubishi-Rayon

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This season I updated my equipment, hoping to be be able to take my game to the next level. I decided to finally spoil myself so I upgraded my Titleist driver, 3-metal and hybrid (from the 910 series to the brand new 915 models). My friend and cu… more »

Stockton Seaview Resort is a must-play when visiting Atlantic City, New Jersey

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This summer I was fortunate to visit the Stockton Seaview Resort located near Atlantic City again. The charming and historic hotel has about 275 comfortable rooms and offers a number of amenities and activities. While I didn't stay at the resort this… more »

Five golf courses I would love to play this year

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Grand Saint Emilionnais Golf Club The Grand Saint Emmilionnais GC near St. Emilion in France will mark the debut in Continental Europe of my friend Tom Doak. The first nine holes have already been open, the other nine are scheduled to be playable in… more »

CordeValle in San Martin, California: An exclusive Silicon Valley golf retreat

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On a recent trip to California, I decided to spoil myself by playing a round at CordeValle, located about a 45 Minute drive from Monterey on the way up to San Jose. CordeValle is a private club which is accessible to guests of the posh Rosewood Reso… more »

Best of 2014: My year in golf

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Best course played I was lucky to play a number of worldclass courses in 2014, including my home club Galloway National as well as a number of "World Top 100" and "US Top 100" courses. My favorite was Chicago Golf Club, which is not only one of the… more »

Erin Hills will be Wisconsin's first ever U.S. Open host in 2017

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Last summer I made the trek to Wisconsin to finally visit Erin Hills, located rural farmland outside of Milwaukee. I stayed in one of the club's cottages and enjoyed a sundown on the patio which instantly became one of my favorite spots in all of golf.… more »
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