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How to Plan the Ultimate Buddy Trip

How to Plan the Ultimate Buddy Trip

Posted by Brianna Weidman on May 23, 2016 in Travel

So you’ve decided to embrace one of the most time-honored traditions in golf—the buddy trip. Whether your trip is an annual event or a once-in-a-lifetime experience, the time you’ll spend with friends is invaluable, and the memories you’ll make will last a lifetime. But where should you go, and who should you invite? Planning a buddy trip presents a series of unique challenges that set it apart from a solo excursion or family vacation; you and your friends have different obligations, separate finances, and conflicting schedules. To aid in the planning process, we’ve laid out the most important aspects of buddy-trip planning: the group, dates, and destination.... Read More ...

10 Things Every Serious Golfer Needs to Improve

10 Things Every Serious Golfer Needs to Improve

Posted by Ashley Norman on February 1, 2016 in Travel

Bob Hope once said, If you watch a game, it's fun. If you play it, it's recreation. If you work at it, it's golf. Golf is a game of skill, and all the seasoned pros have learned to master a combination of techniques and essential tools. But whether you are a novice or have been at it for years with no luck, if you want to be a serious golfer, here are the 10 things you need to improve your game.... Read More ...

The One Thing Every International Golfer Needs

The One Thing Every International Golfer Needs

Posted by Kelli Vorndran on August 4, 2015 in Insurance

Did you know that most insurance coverage does not extend to foreign countries? Your golf vacation is not the time to worry about how medical expenses work in a foreign country. You can alleviate your concerns with Atlas Golf.... Read More ...

Teeing Off Around the World

Teeing Off Around the World

Posted by Kelli Vorndran on July 31, 2015 in Travel

If you're planning a golf outing abroad, you'll want to make sure you know what kind of climate you'll be dealing with as you hit the course. For example, you'll want to steer clear of Japan during typhoon season, and maybe head to South Africa instead to bask in their August sunshine. However, all your planning and research... Read More ...

The 2015 Masters Tournament: Your Guide to Augusta

The 2015 Masters Tournament: Your Guide to Augusta

Posted by Ashlee Taylor on March 19, 2015 in Travel

If you’re traveling to the Masters this year, you need to know where to stay, where to grab something great to eat, and what else there is to do while you’re there. Augusta is a great city full of history and culture, and you won’t want to miss these top attractions.... Read More ...

Snowbird Travel Destinations

Snowbird Travel Destinations

Posted by Muhammad Yasin on July 29, 2014 in Travel

It can be difficult to stay motivated and upbeat during the dreary months of winter. Escaping the freezing temperatures is just one of the many reasons to visit one of these sunny winter travel destinations. Even if you don’t have immediate plans to travel, let your imagination take you on a journey to some of the sunniest winter vacation spots around the world.... Read More ...

International Golf Travel: Going Beyond Par Infographic

International Golf Travel: Going Beyond Par Infographic

Posted by Muhammad Yasin on March 28, 2014 in Travel

Granted, sometimes you just need to grab your clubs and go; however, you’ve always dreamed of playing in a major tournament. Golf is a tradition of class and skill and you’ve wanted to travel the globe—from South Africa to Scotland to Myrtle Beach N.C., to play the most challenging courses in the world. ... Read More ...

Preparation for Golf Vacations

Preparation for Golf Vacations

Posted by Kristen Kaweck on March 27, 2014 in Travel

Golfing with you friends doesn’t always have to be a Friday afternoon routine. Change up your golf routine and try a different course, go with different people, or attend a golfing event.  Marty Muse-an avid golfer and golf fan- has figured out how to keep his golf outings interesting. If you are planning a Friday... Read More ...

Traveling to New Zealand

Traveling to New Zealand

Posted by Jarred Juett on March 27, 2014 in Travel

One of the best places to visit in the world is New Zealand. An island just southeast of Australia, New Zealand is home to beaches, mountains, lush rainforests, and volcanoes. No matter if you are looking for a relaxing trip or an adventure, traveling to New Zealand will provide you with many opportunities to explore,... Read More ...