Castle Course Review – Lay siege to St Andrews

Castle Course St Andrews

Chris Hogben relives his student days golfing in St Andrews and tees it up at The Castle Course, the newest links at ‘The Home of Golf.’ New KIDD on the block at Home of Golf Laid out across craters and rutted ancient hunting ground Cliffs, canyons and heavenly views of golf’s spiritual home Black Sheep …

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Hotels boost for Scotland’s Whisky and Golf Town

Hole 13 at Macrahanish Dunes Golf Club, Campbelltown, Scotland

Two historic golfing hotels have been refurbished as part of plans to boost golf tourism to Campbelltown and Macrahanish in Scotland, an area once known as the “Whisky Capital of the World.” The Kintyre Development Company, owners of the Macrahanish Dunes Village, have refurbished both the Royal and Ugadale Hotels as part of the first …

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Spas and Pars at Archerfield Links

Archerfield Links in East Lothian, Scotland, has opened a new rustic spa and luxury members’ lodges at its 36-hole golf resort near North Berwick. The Fletcher’s Cottage Spa has a rustic theme with a thermal area, including marine steam room, rasul mud cure, private bath huts and a salt room using healing Himalayan salt bricks. …

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Scottish Golf Passport given historic stamp of approval

The 9th at Castle Stuart Golf Links

A new passport scheme has been launched to encourage golfers to explore Scotland, the Home of Golf. Musselburgh local Alan Webb chose the historic Old Course in the East Lothian town to unveil his new Scottish Golf Passport. Historic stamp of approval The Musselburgh Old Links course is the “oldest golf course in the world,” …

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Drams and Pro-ams: Golf Scotland’s Highlands

18th hole at Castle Stuart Golf LInks Inverness

Scotland is famous worldwide for Whisky and Golf. Global Golfer’s Scotland Editor Thomas Marr reveals his guide to playing Scotland’s best golf courses for less by entering Pro-am’s and Open Competitions. Scotland is the “Home of the Golf,” and a place of pilgrimage for international golfers wishing to fulfill a life long ambition of teeing …

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Oil the way off the beaten track

Scottish Golf has its places of pilgrimage but Global Golfer stepped off the beaten track and discovered that Aberdeen and the Grampian Highlands well worth the visit… From oil outpost to golf central Tame the Serpentine at Murcar Golf Club Play the 6th oldest golf course in the world at Royal Aberdeen The inspiration for …

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