Built on a hilly former Civil War battlefield, one of the chief virtues of the Alfred Tup Holmes Golf Course is its location–10 minutes from the airport and close to downtown. The par 72, 18-hole public course opened in 1940. It was renovated last year and has a a course rating of 69.9 and a […]
Philadelphia is jam packed with sports teams and stadiums. There’s something for every sports fan as long as you time your trip right. And for the fans of the four major sports in America, Philly actually has a major sports league team for each one.
If the winter weather has you down then there is no better cure than a trip around the links. Here are some spots to consider. Pebble Beach:. In 1929 the first tournaments were held in Pebble Beach, introducing the golfing community to this beautiful region of California. Not only does California’s Pebble Beach area offer […]
Warming the area with 3,000 hours of sunshine each year and winter temperatures averaging 68 degrees, it is no surprise that the Fort Lauderdale area is one of the best year-round vacation spots in the U.S. Even though August and September can pour the heaviest rains of the season, the rest of the year offers […]
Located on a harbor, Baltimore is a city that has seen much of American history first hand. Visitors to the city will be struck by the modern beauty of this old city compounded with its national landmarks and active sports enthusiasts. But one thing that isn’t mentioned often about Baltimore but absolutely should be is […]
Not your typical golf getaway, Philadelphia actually has a lot to offer both the novice golfer and the die hard duffer. So next time the rest of your foursome talks about heading to Arizona or Florida for a round, suggest a trip to one of Philly’s great golf courses instead.
Whether you live in Los Angeles or you’re just visiting it is an incredible place for sports fans. There is a team for every major sport and a lot of the minor ones too.
The history of sports in Boston is long and storied. They’ve had such success with their professional sports teams (NHL, NBA, NFL, and MLB) that at least one of their teams has played in a championship game every decade since 1900 and since 2000 Boston’s professional teams have won six championships.
Texans love their sports. Whether it’s football, basketball, hockey, or baseball, there’s sure to be a large crowd cheering on the home team. Are you new to the area or planning a visit? Here’s a run-down on the Houston teams and where they play:
There is way more to do in Las Vegas than gamble, see a show or frequent the buffets. In fact, the warm weather and award winning golf courses might make Las Vegas the best place to plan a golfing vacation. But, be warned, many golfers testing out the local golf courses have sought out realtors and purchased […]
It’s the middle of summer and the living is easy in southeast Michigan. The days are hot and dry–but not too hot. The fairways are manicured and the greens are a lush velvet. In short, it’s a perfect time to play golf in and around the “Motor City.” There are literally hundreds of courses, both […]
Boston Massachusetts and the surrounding area offers a huge variety of golf courses, both public and private, for anyone who is looking to get in a quick round or sign up to join an exclusive country club. Find the course that best suits your needs and head on out for a round of golf in […]
If you’re looking for sports excitement in Baltimore you’ll find a lot to cheer for in this popular sporting city. Use the guide below to learn more about the athletic environment of Baltimore Maryland. Baltimore Orioles Debatably the most famous sports team to come out of Baltimore, the Baltimore Orioles are a storied baseball team […]
Cleveland is known for its sports teams but for perhaps the wrong reasons, their losing streaks. In fact between their football team, basketball team and baseball team the last title was earned in 1964 when the Cleveland Browns defeated the Baltimore Colts. Since then Cleveland sports fans have been poised at the edge of their […]
Going out west to golf is nothing new, the climate creates an almost perfect atmosphere for year round golfing and the desert provides unique terrain and vistas that golfers find new and exciting. Reno is one of the best cities if you’re looking for a golfing oasis in the sea of desert. Use the following […]
It’s actually sort of amazing how many golf courses are packed into Long Island. So, if you’re looking for a golf getaway then Long Island is a great place to bring your clubs and hit the links. Use the following guide to help you pick which public courses best fit your parameters.
The 96th Tour de France will be held in 2009 from July 4th to July 26th. The Tour de France features 21 stages and covers 3,500 kilometers (2200 miles). The stages are day long events and the racer’s times from each stage are totaled to determine the overall winner. The 21 stages are broken down […]