While watching the British Open each year, you probably daydream about a golf trip to the U.K. If you don't have the budget, don't worry -- there are plenty of U.S. courses that offer a links experience without a passport.Old Macdonald (Bandon Dunes, OR)
The newest member of the Bandon Dunes 18-hole course roster opened in 2011 and has drawn raves for wide-open fairways and pure shotmaking fun.
No. 9 on Golf Magazine’s Top 100 Courses You Can Play.