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Jun 16
Kempinski Hotel Guests Enjoy World-Class Golf Courses

Enjoying a round of golf, breathing in the fresh air and taking in the stunning surroundings – for a growing number of hotel guests, this is the perfect leisure experience or vacation. Numerous scientific studies have confirmed the benefits of golf: it is one of the most enjoyable and relaxing ways to improve one‘s overall […]

Mar 17
An Interview with Pansy Gonsalvez – Viya Golf, Abu Dhabi

by IAGTO (International Association of Golf Tour Operators) Ahead of this year’s AGTC in Abu Dhabi, we are delighted to bring you an interview with Pansy Gonsalvez, who, more than anyone, has helped to make IAGTO’s first convention in the Gulf States happen! The interview was conducted by GMS. You’ve been part of different stages […]

Jan 14
Surge in Golf Vacations Across SE Asia

According to Golfasian, a preeminent name in Asia’s golf tourism industry, in some cases it will be hard to book tee times in several regions until after Easter. Golfasian has capped off a remarkable year by being named the World’s Best Golf Tour Operator at the prestigious World Golf Awards in Abu Dhabi. This accolade […]

Dec 01
MIDNIGHT GOLF IN ICELAND

By Chuck “The Traveling Guy” Miller Playing golf in Iceland is a marvelous experience.  Playing golf at midnight in June in the Arctic Open Golf Championship at the Akureyri Golf Club in Akureyri, Iceland is an incredible and unforgettable experience. You will play golf on the world’s most northernly 18-hole course located just 60 miles […]

Apr 11
Jamaica: Annie’s Revenge Pro-Am

By David R. Holland ROSE HALL, JAMAICA – Annie’s Revenge Pro-Am is many things – warm breezes, jerk chicken, Red Stripe beer, Appleton Rum, new golf buddies and island hospitality. Montego Bay is where, each November, amateur and professional golfers, come to play and enjoy tropical vistas to the Caribbean Sea, lush hillsides and target […]

Jan 12
Quivira Golf Course: A Baja Golf Thrill Ride

By Tim Cotroneo Our group had just finished putting out on Quivira Golf Course’s 13th hole when it happened. My playing partner pointed toward the Pacific Ocean and yelled, “Look at that!” Dozens of stingrays were jumping and clapping on the ocean surface. It was almost as if they were congratulating my golf mate for […]

Jan 12
Introducing Camiral Golf & Wellness: the new name for PGA Catalunya, Spain’s #1 Golf Resort

GIRONA, SPAIN – Camiral Golf & Wellness becomes the new name for Spain’s number one golf resort. For more than two decades, as PGA Catalunya, home of the revered Stadium Course, consistently ranked among the top 10 courses in Continental Europe, it has been a must-visit destination for discerning international golf travellers. Now, complemented by […]

Jan 12
Golf Course Architect Ron Kirby Greenlights ‘Caribbean Masterpiece’ at Apes Hill Barbados

APES HILL BARBADOS – Legendary golf course architect Ron Kirby, ASGCA, is thrilled to confirm that his most recent design work is completed following a final pre-opening visit to Apes Hill Barbados last month. The par-72 layout features stunning views over the Caribbean Sea to the west and Atlantic Ocean to the east. Set within […]

Dec 16
Spectacular Golf and Scenery in the Canadian Rockies

By Chuck “The Traveling Guy” Miller In addition to truly spectacular scenery in the Canadian Rockies, Western Canada has an abundance of excellent golf courses.  One way to enjoy the scenery and some great golf courses is to take a Rocky Mountaineer Railroad train and motorcoach sightseeing tour.  Since its founding in 1990, more than […]

Nov 11
Cape Town, South Africa

By Barry Lotz Cape Town, South Africa Continues to attract tourists who love luxury accommodations, great food, a phenomenal exchange rate, magnificent wildlife and fabulous golfing. Since leaving South Africa many moons ago, I have returned at least 20 times, if not more. It is one of the most beautiful countries, inhabited by wonderful people, […]