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Never Boring in Steamboat Springs, Colorado

Story and photos by Lynn DeBruin
The tiny flashlight was pointed downward as I deftly negotiated the dirt and pebble-strewn path toward the hot springs. But my eyes kept drifting high above the trees, at a mesmerizing sky ablaze with…

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Lake Tahoe’s Small Towns Grab You and Don’t Let Go

Story and photos by Lynn DeBruin
After more than a week on the road, I quickly realize the most profound statements during my trip have come from a barely-20 year-old busboy standing on the water’s edge at the Sunnyside Lodge.…

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Two Great Reasons to Visit Phoenix Now: Golf and Value

Story and photos by Lynn DeBruin
In college, when nobody had any money, we’d wait until noon to get the best golf deals, and end up dragging our pull carts nine holes for a mere $2. It was a steal,…

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Golf + Mother Nature = Kiawah Island, South Carolina

Story and photos by Lynn DeBruin
Night was falling and a full moon rising when we stumbled into a man in back of the hotel wielding a pair of scissors. Fortunately for us, he was only in search of fresh…

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Golfing the Emerald Isle On My Own – But Definitely Not Alone

Story and photos by Lynn DeBruin
The fifty-something Irish salesman sucked down another vodka-diet as if one more might make my comments seem perfectly sensible.
You? A woman? From America? In Ireland? All by yourself? Traveling? Alone? Here?
Imagine if…

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If You Go – Phoenix, Arizona

Where2Stay
Boulders Resort
N. Tom Darlington Drive
Carefree, AZ 85377
Reservations: 888.579.2631
www.theboulders.com
Xona Resort Suites
What sets them apart is having 2-, 3-, and 4-bedroom suites that can be either single or double occupancy. Each suite also has a…

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If You Go – Kiawah Island, South Carolina

Kiawah Island Golf Resort
800.654.2924
www.kiawahresort.com

No detail is left to chance at the spacious ocean-view suites at The Sanctuary.

Spa and Accommodations
Almost every room and suite offers sea views, with five-piece bathrooms and large marble showers. The spa…

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Walla Walla Winemaker

By Lynn DeBruin
Were it wheat, Bill Schwerin, a third-generation farmer, would have known what to do. But suddenly this newbie winemaker had two tons of grapes sitting in his basement, and a bacterial action was threatening to ruin them…

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If You Go – Golf the Emerald Isle

How2GetThere
Flying into Shannon provides a perfect jumping off point to some of the best golf on the island. With many flights arriving by 9 a.m. from the States, one can be at Doonbeg – just 45 minutes away –…

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Hidden Golf Gems For the Recession

By Lynn DeBruin
So you can’t afford to play Pebble Beach, don’t want to camp out all night at Torrey Pines and Sea Island has you seeing dollar signs with every green you hit. No worries. Even in this tough…

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