Sunday, 23rd April, 2017

Archive for the ‘Travel’ Category


Friday, April 21st, 2017

Modry Las Golf Club, Ori Las

Modry Las Celebrates Short-Course Success

After receiving one of Poland’s top honours, the West Pomeranian resort is gifting a round of the award-winning Orli Las nine-hole course when one round on the 18-hole course is played during the month of May

Paradis Beachcomber Golf Resort

Road to Mauritius Begins in The Home Counties

Hundreds of club golfers in the Home Counties around London will be battling it out over the next few months to win a luxury seven-night golf holiday for two at Paradis Beachcomber Golf Resort & Spa


Thursday, April 20th, 2017

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IAGTO announces first Japan Golf Tourism Convention in October 2018

Following a number of visits and inspections to Japan since 2010, IAGTO has announced that it will stage the first ever Japan Golf Tourism Convention in the Mie Prefecture in October 2018


Tuesday, April 18th, 2017

Stadium Course at PGA Catalunya Resort

PGA Catalunya Resort’s Hotel Camiral joins The Leading Hotels of the World

Girona’s only 5* hotel is the latest addition to the prestigious collection

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Trade Travel Club Offers Members of Golf Industry Superb 2018 Masters Packages

With free upgrades to hospitality for all bookings placed before 30th April, there has never been a better time to experience Augusta

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Gloria In Prime of Its Life for Challenge Tour Event

Gloria Hotels & Resorts – the stunning five-star luxury location in Belek on the Turkish Riviera – is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year after first opening its doors in 1997

Golf Boutique - Tewkesbury Park

Brand New Golf Boutique Continues Tewkesbury Park’s Golf Investment

Following an extensive two-year renovation to the hotel which included considerable work to the golf course’s bunkers, the hotel is on track to becoming one of the West of England’s finest golf resorts


Tuesday, April 11th, 2017

Dunes along the 5th Hole at Royal St George’s which will host The Open Championship in 2020

Golf In Kent Has A Spring In Its Step

Golf in Kent has a spring in its step with the recent announcement that the county will be hosting The Open Championship at Royal St George’s in 2020

The Buenavista greenkeeping staff with new machinery to further improve the standard of the course maintenance

Ambitious Buenavista Flying High Among The Canaries

Buenavista Golf already looks a million dollars but is determined to become the ‘must-play’ course of the Canary Islands as its investment programme hits the half a million-mark


Monday, April 10th, 2017

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Cottrell Park invests £30K in New Sports Simulators

Cottrell Park Golf Resort near Cardiff has recently invested heavily in their two state-of-the-art golf simulators which now include Football, Rugby Union, American Football, Tennis, Australian Football, Rugby League, Gaelic Football, Ice Hockey, Field Hockey, Foot Golf and Putting


Friday, April 7th, 2017

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Praia D’El Rey In The Mood To Celebrate After Stylish Hotel Upgrade

Guests at the Praia D’El Rey Marriott Golf & Beach Resort will enjoy an enhanced five-star experience after the top Portuguese resort completed a significant upgrade of its hotel facilities. A second, links-style, 18-hole championship golf course has been laid out by Cynthia Dye – the first Dye golf course in Portugal

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World Masters Golf Championship attracting ‘a truly global field’

Launched in January, and with entries already received from 12 different countries, the event – the brainchild of Hamish Grey and Andy Salmon  – promises to be a truly cosmopolitan celebration of golf with entries extended to 31 May


Friday, March 31st, 2017

The Grand National trophy and the Claret Jug in the Aintree weighing room (courtesy of The Jockey Club)

The Open Teams Up with The Grand National

The Open has teamed up with The Randox Health Grand National ahead of the 146th staging of the Championship at Royal Birkdale this July

Hindhead Golf Club

Latest Golf Tourism England video showcases Surrey Heathland

Golf Tourism England concludes England Golf Mini Series with fifth and final video showcasing the Surrey Heathland region as one of the finest to play golf in England

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The Els Club Desaru Coast – Valley Course Is Now Open

World’s first collaboration between Ernie Els Design and Vijay Singh to elevate Malaysia’s golf tourism


Tuesday, March 28th, 2017

Trevose, Atlantic Links

Golf Tourism England Illustrates Best of Atlantic Links

With a tantalising trail of six premier championship links courses, the south west of England has quickly established itself as one of the premier golfing destinations in the UK

(photo courtesy of Laguna Golf Phuket)

Laguna Golf Phuket Signs Branding Agreement with PGA

The Professional Golfers’ Association has reached an agreement with Laguna Golf Phuket, Thailand, to brand its new state of the art golf academy


Monday, March 27th, 2017

The stunning 11th hole on The Els Club Desaru Coast - Valley Course – open for play March 31st 2017 (image credit Kevin Murray)

The Els Club Desaru Coast – Valley Course Set To Open

Desaru Coast’s highly anticipated second golf course unveils first look with public play set to open on March 31st


Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

Visit Scotland poll

Golf poll launched to find #scotspirit in Scotland’s best golf holes

VisitScotland has launched an online poll to find the nation’s most beloved golf holes from almost 600 courses across the country


Thursday, March 16th, 2017

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Guests Tuck In To Gloria’s Generosity

The stunning five-star luxury resort in Belek on the Turkish Riviera opened its doors for the first time in 1997 and is hosting a series of exciting events to mark the occasion throughout 2017


Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

Royal St. George's, Kent

Latest Videos in Golf Tourism England’s Mini Series

Golf Tourism England the membership body representing the golf tourism industry in England, has released two more videos highlighting some of the best regions to play golf in England

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Ufford Park Hotel begins new phase of bedroom refurbishment

Since Tarnia Robertson became Managing Director, Ufford Park Hotel has been under extensive refurbishment. The latest phase is now well under way with completion due this month, which means that two thirds of the hotel’s 90 bedrooms will have been refurbished since 2014


Monday, March 13th, 2017

La Reserva, view to the Mediterranean

Sotogrande SA appoints GMS as its international golf PR agency

Sotogrande, the largest private leisure and real estate destination in Andalucia, has appointed GMS (Golf Marketing Services) as its international golf communications agency, effective immediately. Following a competitive pitch process, the agency will commence work highlighting the unrivalled wealth of golfing facilities that the 20 sq km location presents to visitors and residents. Since it…read the full story

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Andermatt Golf Region and Open Golf Club enter strategic partnership

Andermatt Golf Region becomes first Swiss member of the premium golf chain of Open Golf,  strengthening the attraction of Andermatt as a golf destination

La Manga Club

La Manga Club to fly high with new BA Heathrow service

From March 28, British Airways will be operating a twice-weekly summer service from England’s capital into Murcia-San Javier airport, offering easy access to La Manga Club and Murcia, one of the fastest-growing tourist regions in Spain