IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT

PODCAST CHANGE ANNOUNCEMENT! Hey, if you’ve been a subscriber to “Talking GolfGetaways” on iTunes during our first 30 episodes, we’re asking you for a favor. To better track our episodes, we had to resubmit the podcast to iTunes, so this feed will no longer receive new episodes. But fear not, the solution is simple, just SUBSCRIBE TO THE NEW iTUNES FEED with the *slightly* different name: “TALKING GOLFGETAWAYS: YOUR GOLF GETAWAYS PODCAST” with the artist name “Mitch Laurance and Darin Bunch” and you’ll be hooked up for all the new episodes plus still have access to the first 30-plus episodes as well. And if you’d prefer to use a different app, “Talking GolfGetaways” is also on audioBoom and Stitcher for mobile devices. Thanks again for listening, and our apologies for the switch-a-roo.

Talking GolfGetaways, Episode 34: Emergency 9 with Golf Photographer Brian Oar

In the second of two episodes with Brian Oar, the golf photographer takes the “Talking GolfGetaways” Emergency 9 golf-travel questionnaire, with answers ranging from Scotland to Nebraska to San Diego, plus conversations about Nexbelt, golfing with you children and the best golf-course photo he’s ever taken.

Talking GolfGetaways, Episode 33: Quivira Los Cabos with Golf Photographer Brian Oar

Golf photographer Brian Oar visits the “Talking GolfGetaways” podcast to discuss shooting photos — and vacationing — at Quivira, the Jack Nicklaus golf project in Los Cabos, Mexico, next door to the Pueblo Bonito Pacific Resort.

Talking GolfGetaways, Episode 32: Pelican Hill with FOX Sports’ Shane Bacon

FOX Sports golf personality Shane Bacon joins “Talking GolfGetaways” co-hosts Darin Bunch and Mitch Laurance to discuss a recent visit to The Resort at Pelican Hill in Southern California, home to 36 holes of Tom Fazio-designed golf plus an amazing array of amenities, food-and-beverage options and spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean and surrounding coastline.

Talking GolfGetaways, Episode 31: Defending the Top 50 Courses You Can Play List

GolfGetaways Course Ratings Editor Eric Hart joins “Talking GolfGetaways” to discuss his list of Top 50 Golf Courses You Can Play in America with co-hosts Mitch Laurance and Darin Bunch, including a defense of some of his more controversial selections.

Talking GolfGetaways, Episode 30: Emergency 9 with Tobacco Road’s Mark Stewart

Tobacco Road co-owner returns for the final episode of “Talking GolfGetaways” podcast’s three-part series on Tobacco Road and Mike Strantz, with his answers to our popular “Emergency 9” golf-travel questionnaire — including conversations about St. Andrews, Myrtle Beach, Pinehurst and whether a flask should be considered a crucial piece of golf equipment.

Talking GolfGetaways, Episode 29: Tales of Tobacco Road with Mark Stewart

Co-owner Mark Stewart joins “Talking GolfGetaways” for the second of three episodes to talk about Tobacco Road Golf Course, one of the favorite courses on the planet for hosts Darin Bunch and Mitch Laurance. Stewart explains individual holes, conveys the fun of playing this Mike Strantz design, talks about how the family mining business helped create the interesting terrain on which this Pinehurst-area gem was built and tells a few stories about memorable moments on the golf course — including two very big numbers for Mitch and Darin over the years.

Talking GolfGetaways, Episode 28: Mike Strantz golf design with Mark Stewart, Tobacco Road co-owner

Tobacco Road golf architect Mike Strantz is at the forefront of this “Talking GolfGetaways” episode with Mark Stewart, co-owner of the highly-acclaimed golf course in the Pinehurst area of North Carolina. Stewart recounts working with the iconoclastic course designer on “The Road” as he discusses with hosts Mitch Laurance and Darin Bunch the visual philosophy that went into each of Strantz’ creations.

Talking GolfGetaways, Ep27: World Traveler Drew Binksy’s Emergency 9 Golf-Travel Quiz

Snapchat travel guru Drew Binksy dives into the Emergency 9 on this episode of “Talking GolfGetaways” discussing golf everywhere from Vietnam to Korea to South Africa and some of the absolutely insane things he’s eaten while exploring the planet and nearly 100 countries.

Talking GolfGetaways, Ep26: Drew Binksy, Snapchat Golf-Travel Guru

Hardcore world traveler and golfer Drew Binksy takes a few minutes to join “Talking GolfGetaways” for a wide-ranging conversation about golf in some of the world’s most extreme locations, plus the gold-medal experience at the 2016 Olympics, craziest golf course he’s ever played and more.