Tom Mackin is the former Northeast Editor for TravelGolf.com, where he wrote, edited and coordinated content for three Web sites covering New Jersey, New York and New England. As an Associate Editor at GOLF MAGAZINE for three years, he wrote about golf destinations in the United States, Mexico, Scotland, Ireland and Australia. He also worked as a Contributing Editor at The World of Hibernia and Hudson County Magazine, and has written for T&L Golf, New Jersey Monthly and Town & Country. Mackin is a native of Bayonne, New Jersey, and a graduate of Rutgers University.
So you finally made the pilgrimage to Ireland. You and the guys, 10 courses in six days, different weather every hour, more pints than birdies. And it was great, wasn't it? Until a few weeks later, when all those holes kind of blurred together, when the sore neck you got from constantly nodding off in the van is still not 100 percent, and the names of your very funny caddies are very forgotten.
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