The Good Life

Mexico's Golf Mecca

Surrounded by stunning ocean waters and blessed with near-perfect weather, Los Cabos is the ideal spot for a luxury golf vacation
By Jeff Williams | From Nick Jonas, September/October 2019
Mexico's Golf Mecca
Photo/Brian G. Oar
The long cart ride up the mountain, an ascent of several hundred feet that’s more like trekking than golf, brings you to one of the most spectacular summits in the game, the fifth tee at Quivira Golf Club. This spot is the very pinnacle of golf in Los Cabos, Mexico. The short par 4 is cut into the side of the mountain, like a balcony on a cruise ship. As you stand on the tee with the Pacific Ocean below you and the wind rustling your hair, you can be excused for thinking that you are playing golf in the kingdom. In this case, it’s Jack Nicklaus’ kingdom, for it was the Golden Bear who was at the center of the golf movement in Los Cabos in the early 1990s. Nicklaus …
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