While everyone could use a vacation, sometimes it’s just not possible to take one. Here are some links to articles that will help take you on a vacation of the mind along with some great wine to drink while doing it!
Did you know that if you walked all 18 holes of a golf course instead of riding in the cart, you would walk approximately four miles? How about the fact that a golf ball will travel further on hot days, because the air is less dense, so it takes less velocity to travel? Or that the course ranked #1 by golfdigest.com is located in New Jersey and also has the largest bunker in the world? Check out the 100 Greatest Golf Courses below to see how many of these you have played on.
The US National Park Service (NPS) has more than 400 unique national parks. The official symbol of the NPS is an arrowhead which represents historical and archaeological treasures. Within the arrowhead, are objects that represent the major facets of the NPS – the Sequoia tree, a bison, mountains and water. Here’s 5 National Parks in the US which give you a virtual tour including experiences like flying over an active volcano or diving a shipwreck.
Roughly 75% of adults drink wine. And the U.S. residents consume the most wine of any country in the world. If you’re like me, finding a great wine without breaking the bank can be hard. Here is Wine Spectator’s top 100 including almost half that are priced under $30!
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