Just another observation about St Andrews, I was born there and now live 20 miles south. I am almost 60 but every time that I am in St Andrews and pass by the Old Course I still feel a sense of exitement. I think that says it all.
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Yea, it's great to fly to the British Isles to play the old courses. But, there's only one or two great courses at each location, setting a side St. Andrews. For my money, all the courses at Bandon Dunes Golf Resort in Oregon--there's four eighteens and a Par-3 short course, and a 40-acre practice area, plus the special putting course known as the Punchbowl--are an astonishing assemblage of links land courses all in one location. You can play 36 rounds and still play the short course before the sun sets as you drink a beer or a single malt Scotch watching the sun settle into the Pacific Ocean...