Aruba: Tierra del Sol Country Club

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Aruba: Tierra del Sol Country ClubSituated in the southern Caribbean, roughly 15 miles from Venezuela, Aruba is renowned for its breeze-fueled, year-round 80-degree weather, its gorgeous beaches and its active nightlife that features shops, restaurants and nearly a dozen casinos offering slots and table games.
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Robert Trent Jones II designed Tierra del Sol on the northwest tip of Aruba.
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Jones' former associate Kyle Phillips did most of the design work. Phillips also crafted another modern masterpiece in a windy location — Scotland's Kingbarns in St. Andrews.
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Tierra del Sol flows seamlessly between dunes, cacti, stone and beach.
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The nines have been reversed to offer more drama on the closing holes.