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Artists of the Landscape

Artists of the Landscape

Like famous painters, great golf course architects are known for their unique style and are highly sought after. Just as art progressed through distinctive periods, so did golf course design, with notable characters putting a stamp on their era.

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Posted in 2013, Featured, Golf Courses, Golfing Abroad, October 2013Comments (0)

Montgomerie Links, Danang - Vietnam's Golf Coast

Montgomerie Links, Danang – Vietnam’s Golf Coast

In the 1960s, Danang was a base for United States Air Force bombers, which f lew military air raids over North Vietnam. Now the only things dropping into Vietnam are tourists who come to enjoy the sights of China Beach and Hoi An to the south plus Lang Co and Hué to the north. Over the past two decades especially, Vietnam has really blossomed as a tourism and golfing destination.

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Posted in 2013, Featured, Golf Courses, Golfing Abroad, September 2013Comments (1)

St. Moritz - Swiss

St.Moritz – Glitzy Swiss Golf

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 proximity to this glamourous [...]

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Posted in 2013, August 2013, Golf Courses, Golfing AbroadComments (0)

Golf’s Golden Coast

Golf’s Golden Coast

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 destination in Europe for golfing [...]

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