About DestinDestin is located on Florida’s Emerald Coast, which gets its name from its beautiful, clear green water. Beaches here have extremely fine, soft sand, so if you’re a beach-walker or your kids enjoy building sand castles, this could be a great destination for you.
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Pure white-sand beaches, fresh seafood, plenty of room, mild weather and more good golf courses than you shake a flat stick at: What's not to love if you're a golfer on vacation in the Panama City/Destin area? Known as Florida's Emerald Coast, the golf scene has come a long way in the last 30 years. Here are five things you should know about the golf in the Destin/Panama City area before you go.
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Matt Ginella ventures to the Cradle of American Golf in the North Carolina Sandhills to experience the infamous U.S. Open venue Pinehurst No. 2. He also visits with the architect of The Cradle, Gil Hanse, and tours the home of Donald Ross among other off-course highlights. And no trip is complete without a spin around the new Cradle short course. Watch the full episode of Golf Advisor Round Trip: Pinehurst.