Today is National Tartan Day, the day to celebrate Americans of Scottish descent. Over 11 million Americans claim Scottish and Scotch-Irish roots making them the eighth largest ethnic group in the United States. These people and accomplishments that are honored on National Tartan Day, April 6th.
Should the homeland be calling you you can join the action at St. Andrews, Scotland for the 150th British Open from July 11-19. Tour operator PerryGolf is offering British Open packages that offer ways of exploring Scotland both on and off the fairways. Scotland is the home of golf and has over 550 golf courses to explore from iconic courses of St Andrews and the coastal links of Aberdeenshire (where Donald Trump is setting up shop) to the challenging fairways of Dalmahoy and Gleneagles. Click through after the jump for details on specific packages.