Golf in Mexico: What golfers need to know about their first trip south of the border

Tourists walk on a beach in Playa del Carmen, Mexico in 2017.

Whenever I tell people about an upcoming golf trip to Mexico, their reactions are always the same. It's certainly not the oohs and ahs I get when I talk about visiting Hawaii or the Bahamas. First they question my sanity: "Are you crazy? What are you thinking!" Then they fear for my well being. "Is

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Jason Scott Deegan has reviewed and photographed more than 1,000 courses and written about golf destinations in 20 countries for some of the industry's biggest publications. His work has been honored by the Golf Writer's Association of America and the Michigan Press Association. Follow him on Instagram at @jasondeegangolfpass and Twitter at @WorldGolfer.
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