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Hole #5

Riverside Golf Club

Located just 30km from the SCBD, Riverside is a challenging golf oasis waiting to be tamed by golfers of any skill level looking to escape the hustle and congestion of Jakarta. Beyond golf, Riverside Golf Club offers all of the necessary amenities and the ideal atmosphere for carefree relaxation that will have you coming back time and time again.

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Posted in 2014, Featured, Golf Courses, Indonesian Courses, June 20140 Comments


Golf Geek: A Rangefinder Review – Hit with Confidence

Have you ever found yourself on the course without a proper distance reading wondering whether you should hit the 7i or 8i, only to hit the 7i and fly the green? If so, this common problem is preventing you from realizing your true potential as a golfer but luckily for you there is a solution, [...]

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Posted in 2014, April 2014, Gadgets, Lifestyle0 Comments

Golf Shot

The Best Apps for Golfers

There you are, mid-backswing, about to make a perfect strike on the ball when suddenly your concentration is broken with the piercing ring of your playing partner’s mobile phone… Argh! After a stern look over to the perpetrator, you wonder what happened to one of the last remaining mobile-free zones, the golf course. For many [...]

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Posted in 2014, Gadgets, Lifestyle, March 20140 Comments

Gunung Salak

Zen Golf: Stay and Play at Lido Lakes

We have all heard and used Robert Frost’s metaphoric phrase, ‘to take the path less traveled’ but how many of us can say that we actually have? For golfers around Jakarta that less traveled path is the one that leads to the Lido Golf Club and Resort in the mountains just outside of Bogor. Quietly nestled between mount Salak, Pangrango and Gede75km from Jakarta, the Lido G.C. rewards golfers who are willing to make the trek with one of the most serene 18-holes in all of West Java.

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Posted in 2013, December 2013, Golf Courses, Indonesian Courses, Stay And Play0 Comments

Jagorawi New Course and Z-Nine

Boasting 45 holes of championship caliber golf, the Jagorawi Golf & Country Club (JGCC) has a long history of innovation and tradition. Located 38km south of the SCBD off of the Jagorawi toll road, JGCC has carved itself out a perfect escape in the lush jungles of the Cikeas River Valley for golf enthusiasts.

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Posted in 2013, Featured, Golf Courses, Indonesian Courses, October 20130 Comments