Amazing Thailand: A destination of remarkable golf courses and the capitol of Golf in South-East Asia

By: Simon Reynolds

Bangkok is short 4-hour flight from Jakarta. What awaits you is a country full of warm smiles, vibrant colours, aromatic scents and hundreds of world class golf courses designed by the games greatest designers: Nicklaus, Player, Palmer, Norman, Faldo, Dye and Robert Trent Jones Jr. the list goes on…. All...

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Golfing in the Kingdom of Bhutan

By: Jack Fox

Landlocked between China and India in the Himalayan mountain range, Bhutan is one of the most geographically, politically and technologically isolated countries in the world. With just three nine hole golf courses, it is very much an emerging golfing nation. Royal Thimphu, the only course in playable condition, is probably...

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Artists of the Landscape

By: John Russell

Take a selection of artists and give each a canvas, brushes, paints and palette, and the same subject to paint. Unquestionably you will receive very different pieces of art in the finished works. Interpretation, style, and rendering sets each artist apart. When the canvas becomes 85 hectares of land, the...

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Montgomerie Links, Danang – Vietnam's Golf Coast

By: Dawid Bowden

Danang (also spelt Da Nang) in Central Vietnam is staking its claim for the title of Vietnam’s Golf Coast. With three new 18-hole signature championship courses within an hour’s drive of the city, Indonesian golfers now have three good reasons to pack their clubs and head north to one of...

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St.Moritz – Glitzy Swiss Golf

By: Dawid Bowden

David Bowden flies on SWISS into Zurich and then onto St. Moritz to play golf in one of Switzerland’s smartest year-round alpine sporting destinations.St. Moritz doesn’t need too much introduction to jet-setting skiers, but golfers may be surprised to learn that there are three summer courses to play within close...

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Classic Links Of Scotland

By: Andy Marshall

'From dramatic links courses steeped in history, to hidden gems and some new layouts, Scotland may just have everything a true golf lover could wish for.' Golf comes in no greater dramatic abundance than in Scotland, the home of golf. This is where the great game started and everyone wants...

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Comparing golf in the UK and Indonesia

By: William Ashbee

Golf has come a long way since it was first exported from the sandy links of Scotland. Over five centuries of evolution, the current game is unrecognisable from the original stick and balling stumbled upon by some hardy Anglo-Saxons.Four hundred years of uninterrupted gradual change was accelerated with the huge...

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Golf’s Golden Coast

By: Patrick Stuart

Blessed with more annual sunshine than anywhere else in Europe and with 150km of stunning coastline, Portugal’s Algarve region is one of the world’s top golfing destinations. Portugal may be suffering from the European economic downturn, but its southern coastline known as The Algarve continues to be the most desirable...

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