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explore Adventure Time to Play From top: no. 15 at Machrihanish Dunes, the royal Hotel at Campbeltown Harbour, and a stag guards Mar Hall Golf & Spa resort The Battle of Scotland The Golf Road Warriors raise their clubs in the game’s By David DeSmith birthplace. When you’re a card-carrying member of a squad of merry scribes called the Golf Road Warriors, a simple golf trip can become an epic battle. Our trip to Scotland would be no different. Because on this links-golf adventure, my fellow Warriors and I would not only be traveling to the photos (from top) courtesy of machrihanish dunes, visit scotland, mar hall hotel & resort ★ home of golf, where we would play courses with almost unpronounceable names and stay in hotels older than our great-grandfathers, we’d also be blogging and tweeting and Facebooking and otherwise cataloging our experiences every night until the wee hours of the morning. Over the seven days of our trip, we’d be taking on eight storied courses, staying in three unique hotels, and consuming as many drams of Scotland’s national holy water as time and sobriety would permit. Our journey began in the beautiful village of Machrihanish (pronounced Mock-ri-honn-ish) on Scotland’s remote Mull of Kintyre. Here, at the end of the “long and winding road” made famous by january 2013 27

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of US Airways - January 2013

US Airways - January 2013
Table of Contents
CEO Letter
From the Editor
Did You Know?
Making It Happen
Hot Spots: Fantasy Trips
Hub Crawl: Boston Logan International Airport
Wine & Dine: Martinis
Adventure: Scotland Golf
Adventure: Skiing Whistler Blackcomb
Great Escapes: Quintero Golf Club
Gear Up: Pet Gifts
Travel Feature: Aruba — Little Island, Big Presence
US Airways Vacations
Celebrate San Francisco
The Cactus League
Must Read: Because I Said So!
Great Dates
Readers Resource Index
Your US Airways Guide
Video Entertainment
Audio Entertainment
U.S. and Caribbean Service Map
International Service Map
Airport Terminal Maps
US Airways Fleet/Customs & Immigration
Passenger Info/Contact US Airways
US Airways MarketPlace®
Window or Aisle?

US Airways - January 2013