Luxury golf tours on the Royal Scotsman

Royal Scotsman sleeper train

The Royal Scotsman, the UK’s only luxury sleeper train, has launched a new five day golf tour exploring some of Scotland’s greatest golf courses. Departing from Edinburgh on 18th May and 22nd September 2014, the train travels through the Scottish Highlands, transporting guests between world class golf courses in the height of luxury.   From … Read moreLuxury golf tours on the Royal Scotsman

Doonbeg goes into receivership

Doonbeg Golf Club

One of Ireland’s premier golf resorts has gone into receivership. Luke Charleton and David Hughes, of EY Ireland, have been appointed Receivers to The Lodge at Doonbeg and Doonbeg Golf Club in Co Clare, Ireland. Doonbeg Golf Club opened in 2006 with a high profile Greg Norman designed Links golf course that quickly earned a … Read moreDoonbeg goes into receivership

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

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

Clogs and Clubs – golf holidays in Holland

The International Golf Club Holland designed by Ian Woosnam

David J Whyte didn’t need any ‘Dutch Courage’ to spend a week filming in the Netherlands for Go-Golf TV. He discovered that golf is bigger than you’d think in the land of Van Gogh, windmills and shoes carved from wood… What I like about the Dutch is you never hear them crowing about how ‘they’ … Read moreClogs and Clubs – golf holidays in Holland

Virtual Golf Club offers deals on Portugal Golf Holidays

Portugal Golf Holidays

Visit Portugal and The European Tour have launched an innovative new website enabling golf travellers to become members of a virtual golf club and save money on Portugal golf holidays. The Portugal Golf Club website was launched last week during the European Tour’s Portugal Masters at the Oceanico Victoria Course in Vilamoura, one of the … Read moreVirtual Golf Club offers deals on Portugal Golf Holidays

Honesty Box Golf in the Scottish Borders

Langholm Golf Club 9th green and clubhouse

If you are passing through the Scottish Borders and feel compelled to stretch your legs and hit a golf ball you’ll never have a problem getting a tee-time at Langholm Golf Club in the Esk Valley. High on the slopes of Whita Hill, looking down on the quaint border town of Langholm – home to … Read moreHonesty Box Golf in the Scottish Borders

Open Golf Guide 2013 – How to Master Muirfield

18th hole at Muirfield with Open grandstands

Finlay Miller was given exclusive access to the links at Muirfield just days before it closed ahead of The Open. Here is his guide to the toughest holes at the course many rate the best on The Open rota… TWO DAYS before Muirfield closed in preparation for this year’s Open, I found myself driving up … Read moreOpen Golf Guide 2013 – How to Master Muirfield

Golf Resorts in Austria – Swings and Thermal Springs

golf resort austria stegersbach

Sue Farmer discovered that golf can be relaxing at Stegersbach, a tranquil retreat among the ruins of castles on the border between Austria and Hungary…. Thermal spa treatments are great for the swing Explore the mind-body connection for better golf Strawberry Uhudler – a rare Austrian wine Discover the “spring of life” at Heiligenbrun Pinewood … Read moreGolf Resorts in Austria – Swings and Thermal Springs

10 Reasons to take a golf holiday on Spain’s Costa Brava

Golf holidays Costa Brava Catalunya

From Spain’s number one ranked golf course (*by Top 100 Courses.co.uk) to the world’s best restaurant and more than 3.5 million bottles of wine produced annually,  the Costa Brava is a surprising region ideal for a golf break. Here are 10 reasons you should think about a golf holiday in Spain’s Costa Brava… Flanked by … Read more10 Reasons to take a golf holiday on Spain’s Costa Brava

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