Pinehurst, North Carolina was founded in 1895, based on the vision of James W. Tufts, and is well known internationally in the golfing world for its' many challenging golf courses.

http://www.pinecrestinnpinehurst.com/3-showcase/44-history-of-pine-hurst-nc2

Pinehurst Country Club hosted the PGA tour's 2014 US open at course #2, in which Martin Kaymer took home the first place trophy with a score of nine under par for the tournament.

http://www.pga.com/usopen/

Despite #2 being the most renowned course at Pinehurst Country Club, the club has eight other courses for golfers to choose from.

http://www.pinehurst.com/golf/

Apart from Pinehurst Country Club, the village of Pinehurst has many boutiques and shops that can appeal to many different people, even though golf is  a common theme throughout the town.