Courses Travel

Three Of The Best
New Sister Courses

New, internal competition for some of golf’s most beloved destinations By Ron Whitten Monterey Peninsula (Dunes) The original course at Monterey Peninsula Country Club, just up 17 Mile Drive from Pebble Beach, has a pedigree most clubs would cherish. Originally routed by Seth Raynor in the mid-1920s, it was completed ...Continue Reading

Making golf great (fun) again

We wander Trump International Golf Club Dubai with delighted designer Gil Hanse You’ll struggle to find Gil Hanse happier than when he’s at the controls of an earthmover. “That’s my office,” the critically acclaimed golf course architect says. “You can kinda get in there, put music on and just get ...Continue Reading

First Golf Course Being
Built At Halong Bay

Halong Bay, north Vietnam’s dazzling tourism magnet, is about to present another reason to visit the UNESCO World Heritage-listed region: a world-class golf course perched above the old town, overlooking the spectacular limestone karst-riddled bay. Although a site above the city was set aside for a golf course years ago, ...Continue Reading