Golf Review of 2013 – Global Golfer Magazine

golf ball globe

At this time of year we find ourselves fixated on birdies. Whichever bird is set to grace your Christmas dinner table – a roast turkey, duck, pheasant or perhaps a partridge – now is an ideal time to look back on the golf travel trends, stories and headlines that provided the stuffing for our magazine … Read moreGolf Review of 2013 – Global Golfer Magazine

SkyCaddie marks anniversary with no-fees promotion

SkyGolf®, maker of SkyCaddie®, the most trusted GPS rangefinder in golf, has announced that buyers of its sub-£200 Sport Series models in the UK and Europe can now access its 30,000+ golf course maps without paying annual membership charges. The promotion, part of the company’s forthcoming 10th Anniversary celebrations, applies immediately to all new Sport … Read moreSkyCaddie marks anniversary with no-fees promotion

New golf travel bags from Titleist

club glove golf travel bag

There’s one thing no keen golf traveler can do without and that’s a high quality golf travel bag. If you’ve invested thousands of pounds in your prized irons, driver, wedges, putter and bag – the last thing you want is for them to be thrown into the hold of an aeroplane by a grumpy baggage … Read moreNew golf travel bags from Titleist

Cape Kidnappers voted World’s Best Golf Resort

Cape Kidnappers golf course New Zealand

The Farm at Cape Kidnappers, home to one of the world’s top-ranked golf courses and boutique lodge accommodation, has been voted the world’s best golf resort at the golf travel industry “Oscars”, the IAGTO Awards. Cape Kidnappers was named Golf Resort of the Year for 2014 at the awards, which were held as part of … Read moreCape Kidnappers voted World’s Best Golf Resort

Golf and Guinness – Golf Guide to South East Ireland

St Helen's Bay golf course Ireland

Clive Agran, one of the UK’s best traveled golf journalists and presenter at Go-Golf TV, took the ferry to Ireland recently and found himself sinking as many pints of Guinness as he did putts… Golf Guide to South East Ireland Ireland is undoubtedly one of the very best countries in the world in which to … Read moreGolf and Guinness – Golf Guide to South East Ireland

Golf Holidays on the rise say industry experts

Every year, the golf travel industry gets together in November at the IGTM (International Golf Travel Market). This year it’s being held in Costa Daurada, Spain – not far from Barcelona. You’ll find agents, tour operators, journalists, golf course owners and operators and all manner of people mingling. There has been a steady stream of … Read moreGolf Holidays on the rise say industry experts

Turkish Delight at Belek golf holidays boost

Montgomerie Maxx golf course Belek Turkey

This week began with Tiger Woods, the world’s best golfer, driving a golf ball from Europe to Asia on a bridge spanning the Bosphorus River in Turkey’s capital Istanbul. It was a PR stunt, designed to attract headlines and coverage for this week’s inaugural Turkish Airlines Open, the first-ever European Tour event to be played … Read moreTurkish Delight at Belek golf holidays boost

Tommy Hilfiger 2014 golf clothes inspired by iconic American golf destinations

Tommy Hilfiger golf clothes 2014

Preppy American apparel brand Tommy Hilfiger has launched its new spring summer 2014 golf clothing collection citing inspiration from famous US golf destinations and holiday spots. The brand, known to many by just one word ‘Tommy,’ is best known for its vibrant preppy style and proud American heritage. Its latest offering draws on traditional American … Read moreTommy Hilfiger 2014 golf clothes inspired by iconic American golf destinations

How to winter-proof your golf game – Tips

Snow-golf in Switzerland Courtesy of Victoria Jungfrau lr

There’s no getting away from it, Winter is here again. For golfers in most parts of the UK, Ireland and Northern Europe that spells cold windy weather, muddy golf courses, temperatures below 10 degrees, hollow-timed greens or worse of all, temporary holes cut in fairways. You don’t have to put the clubs away from October … Read moreHow to winter-proof your golf game – Tips

Course of the Month – The Els Club, Teluk Datai

Els Club Teluk Datai golf course

November’s Course of the Month isn’t even finished yet. What use is that you cry? Given who’s designing it, and where, we felt you’d want to know about the famous name crafting a course without bunkers – that’s right no sandies – near a one-million year old tropical Malaysian rainforest with ocean views and Dusky … Read moreCourse of the Month – The Els Club, Teluk Datai

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