Golf

Golf destinations in the world to enjoy during your vacation

 

Golf is one of the most popular ball games of all time and there is so much to love about the wonderful game of golf. One of the best things about playing golf while traveling is how the courses and the style of play vary. When thinking about golfing on your vacation, first step is to figure out which part of the world you would like to travel to get the most amazing golf adventure. Golfers can find top golf courses all over the globe which means the golfer has many beautiful golf destinations to choose from. Interested in finding the perfect golf getaway? Read more about golf in Australia and Europe here.

 

Golf in Australia – the best Australian golf destinations

 

Golf in Melbourne

Even if 50 % of all golf destinations are located in the US, many professional golfers claim that their favorite courses and golf destinations are located in Australia. Melbourne is home to several golf courses and is famous all over the world for its beautiful scenery among the beautiful golf carts in the areas around the city. The most popular golf course is probably Royal Melbourne Golf Club but Mornington Peninsula, just an hours drive from Melbourne, hosts an optimal natural landscape that boasts eight of Australia’s top fifty courses. Get more Melbourne golf info here

Golf in Sydney

Some of the best golf clubs one can discover in Australia are located in Sydney. The capital of Australia has many great golf courses that accommodate for everyone from beginners to professionals. Sydney is the perfect destination for a great golfing getaway! Read more about golfing in Sydney here

Playing golf in Perth

Perth is home some of the world’s most beautiful golf courses. Margaret River, a few hours drive from Perth is one of the most beautiful spots in Western Australia hosting some of Australias incredible golf courses. Margaret River Golf Club is the perfect spot to spend a golf weekend. Find more information on Golfing in Perth here

 

Golf Europe – where to golf in Europe

 

Golfing in Scotland and Ireland

Golf travelers around the world have long been aware of the delights that Europe supplies golfers. United Kingdom  is a perfect destination for the golf traveller. Golf is one of Scotland and Irelands key attractions and fascinates beginners and professionals from all over the world. One will find some of the best golf and the most amazing golf courses in Europe. Scotland and Ireland are both famous among golfers due to their broad spectrum of golf spots, hosting a wide range of high-quality courses. The golf course in St Andrews is one of the oldest course in the world, hosting prestigious tournaments throughout the year.. Get more info on Ireland and Scotland here

 

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TORONTO

Golf in Toronto

There are several options if you want to go golfing in Toronto. The Dentonia Park offers a unique twist on golfing with a course solely dedicated to the art of par 3's. Leave the driver at home and focus on pin point precision on this short and beautiful course. If you are looking for a more traditional course, the breathtaking Don Valley Golf Club, the award winning Humber Valley Golf Club and the novice friendly Tom O'Shanter Golf Club all contribute to the complete golfing package that Toronto can be.

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PHUKET

Golf in Phuket

Phuket is maybe best known for its beaches, but the golf experiences that can be had there is not to be underestimated! Some of the best courses include the Red Mountain Golf Club, located around an old tin mine using the nature as natural obstacles, the charming Loch Palm Golf Club, the coastal Mission Hills Golf Club and one of the most prestigious golf clubs in Asia, the Blue Canyon Country Club. No matter if you are a professional or a casual golfer, you are guaranteed to have a great time golfing in Phuket.

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MOMBASA

Golf in Mombasa

While there aren't many courses near Mombasa, there is one course that offers a great 18 hole experiences in Nyali Golf and Country Club. It is a stunning course, set near the Nyali beach and nearby hotels. If you want something closer to Mombasa, the Mombasa Golf Club is the oldest golf club in the country as it turned 100 years old in 2011 but it only features a 9 hole course. If you just want a morning of golf, it might just be the perfect place to get it!

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MIAMI

Golf in Miami

There are some truly amazing golf courses in and around Miami. Over on the Miami Beach Island you will find the the challenging Miami Beach Golf Club, where you are advised to bring many golf balls for the many water hazards on the course. If that is your thing, you can take it to its extreme down in the Florida Keys on the Key West Golf Club and Florida Keys Country Club, two great courses centered around the beautiful nature of the area. Though these courses are fantastic they are also a bit outside of the city, so if you want to play in the inner city of Miami, the Biltmore Golf Course and the Melreese Golf Course offer great golf to affordable prices.

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LISBON

Golf in Lisbon

There are great opportunities for golf near Lisbon. Some of the best courses can be found in the sunny town of Cascais west of Lisbon, including the Oitavos Dunes, a top 100 course according to Golf Digest and the Quinta da Marinha Golf Course, a testimony to skill and beauty. Closer to Lisbon, just north of the city you will find the Lisbon Sports Club, an 18 hole course that by many is considered one of the most original in the whole country. These are just some of the great courses in the area, you can easily find many more!

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CRETE

Golf in Crete

For golf lovers going to Crete, there is only one alternative. Lucky then that it is a great alternative, seeing as Crete Golf Club is a splendid club with a beautiful course. It is a course that is designed to suit players of all skill levels, not least professionals as it is a tournament course having featured Aegean Airlines ProAM and the annual International Diaspora Tournament. Golfers will love the 18 holes at the Crete Golf Course which is easily accessible from the airport. It is built to PGA standards and has a beautiful layout that provides players with a panoramic view of the area.

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CAPE TOWN

Golf in Cape Town

There are a couple of great courses close to Cape Town and even more if you are up for a car ride down south. The course that is the most centrally located is called the Rondebosch Golf Club, an 18 hole course rated as a must-play course amongst golfers. Also central but a little bit further south you will find the Royal Cape Golf Club, known for its great scenery with the natural wonder Table Mountain as a backdrop while you play. Last but not least, also a bit further south at the foot of the Muizenberg Mountains you will find the Westlake Golf Club.

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GRAN CANARIA

Golf in Gran Canaria

Gran Canaria is a popular destination for people looking for a peaceful time away from their normal life, so it is no surprise that one of the favorite activities on the island is golf. There are several great courses to try out when you are there, making it perfect if you are the kind of golfer who want to play on a new course every day. The Real Club de Golf de Las Palmas is actually the oldest in all of Spain and it does it best to show off the natural landscape of Gran Canaria being located on the base of the volcano with breathtaking ravines acting as natural hazards. Another great course is the El Cortijo Club de Campo, set in six different valleys giving you a taste of the local flora and spectacular views. The Maspalomas Golf is also a great course, conveniently located within Gran Canaria's largest tourist complex.

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ABU DHABI

Golf in Abu Dhabi

Like an oasis in the desert, both the Abu Dhabi Golf Club and the Yas Golf Links offers great courses with a base in the natural beauty of the area. The Abu Dhabi Golf Club course offers a 27 hole experience and has been mastered by professionals in championships. It is the most luxurious club in the city and features top level facilities. The Yas Golf Links sticks out with its stunning scenery, creating a unique experience.

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ALICANTE

Golf in Alicante

If you feel up for a road trip, there are quite a lot of golf clubs along the east coast of Spain. But if you want to stay in Alicante, the Alicante Golf Club is the best one. It is located to the east of the city, near the coast so you will feel the Mediterranean winds as you play. It is a very attractive course with many lakes and bunkers, making it both challenging and varied. The wide fairways means that it is also quite forgiving, at least if you can keep your shots relatively straight! It was extensively renovated in 2008, making it even better than it was before, and is now regarded as one of the best in the entire country of Spain. Don't miss it if you are in Alicante!

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BANGKOK

Golf in Bangkok

There are many golf course in and surrounding the city of Bangkok. The Lakewood Country Club features three different 9 hole courses which you can combine to make for a traditional 18 round session or a more challenging 27 hole round. The greens are made with special Tiff Dwarf Bermuda grass, and the course is known for its signature holes, #3 and #8, two par 3 holes that are part of some of the best in Bangkok. Another great course is The Royal Golf Country Club, a lavish course with beautiful nature and layout that pays attention to the smallest of details. For the golfing enthusiast, there are many more courses to chose from making it a great destination if you want to experience a different course every day during your stay there.

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BOGOTA

Golf in Bogotá

There are about 25 different courses to choose from when you go to Bogotá. Each and everyone of them offers their unique designs making the savannah of Bogotá a challenging haven for golfers. Some of the best courses include Campo de Golf el Rancho north of the city and the beautiful Country Club De Bogotá which lies in the center of the city, making it the perfect place to go when you are looking for some city golf!

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CALGARY

Golf in Calgary

Calgary is a great place to go if you are a golfer! There are many different courses close by, the best being the lake centered Hamptons Golf Club, the remarkable nature of Redwood Meadows Golf Club located west of Calgary towards Bragg Creek, the top Canada top 50 course Lynx Ridge Golf Club and the Oldest Club in Alberta, the Calgary Golf and Country Club. It is not an exaggeration to say that you will be busy exploring the many different opportunities for golf if you want to see it all when you are in Calgary.

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DOHA

Golf in Doha

The Doha Golf Club is the place to go if you are looking for a golfing experience in Doha. The course is beautiful and reflects the diverse landscape of Qatar and simultaneously presents a great challenge both for novices as well as professional golfers. You have to navigate past eight different lakes, 65 giant cacti, rock formations, natural sand bunkers and finely trimmed fairways and greens. It really does create quite a striking contrast to the surrounding desert areas. Don't miss it!

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DUBAI

Golf in Dubai

There are a couple of really great courses centrally located in Dubai. One of the finest among them you will find near the Palm Islands, the Emirates Golf Club, host of the European Tour, a 36 holes world class golf course. It has been on the list of the best 100 courses in the world by the magazine Golf World and features truly eye-catching scenery. On the other side of town you will find the combined golf and yacht club called Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club. It features an amazingly designed golf course which makes it a great course for tournaments. The Dubai Desert Classic has been held here two times, and professionals from all over the world go here to enjoy a relaxing round of golf along the yacht filled river harbor.

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GRANADA

Golf in Granada

To the south of the city is where the best golf is played in Granada. Both the Granada Club de Golf and Santa Clara Golf Club are located a short car ride south of the city. Both are 18 hole courses and both are stunningly scenic, using the hilly nature of the area in the design of the courses. Don't miss them if you are in the area and feel up for a round of golf!

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TOBAGO

Golf in Tobago

There are two golf courses on Tobago, and they both succeed in giving you a great and challenging golfing experience as well as a scenic walk in the beautiful nature. The Mount Irvine Golf Course is an 18 hole championship course where the fairways are separated by natural coconut trees and where the coast to the azure blue sea is ever present. The other course is the Tobago Plantations Golf Course, also an 18 hole championship course located on the southern coast of the island. Both courses rent out clubs to affordable prices, so it is very possible to go for some spontaneous golf here!

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OAHU

Golf in Oahu

Golfing is one of the most popular things to do in Oahu and you’ll find several golf courses around the island. There are actually more golf courses on Oahu than on the other Hawaiian islands, in total around 40 ones if you count both public and private golf courses. Some of the most exclusive courses include the Ko Olina Golf Club and the Turtle Bay Golf Club while some of the more affortable, but still fantastic courses include Ala Wai Golf Course and the Kahuku Golf Course. With the spectacular scenery surrounding the courses it is not hard to understand why Oahu is a golfer’s heaven.

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SEVILLE

Golf in Seville

As is the case with Spain overall, Seville is a city with many options for golfers. Club Zaudin Golf Sevilla is a golf course set in the eastern outskirts of Seville, in the Aljarafe landscape. Another great 18 hole course in the area is the Real Club de Golf de Sevilla, a fun and varied course set on a flat surface. Club de Golf Hato Verde is also a great choice if you are looking for something a little bit more difficult, with azure blue water hazards and tight fairways. One of the more exclusive alternatives include Real Club Pineda de Sevilla, a challenging course set in a beautiful scenery of stone pines and palm trees.

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LIMA

Golf in Lima

While Lima is not known for its golf, there are two clubs that every year attracts golfers. The La Planicie Country Club is one of those. With a slogan that says exclusivity and tranquillity, they aim to please the needs of those that are seeking a relaxing activity outside of Lima. The other course in the area is the centrally located Lima Golf Club, a beautifully planned course that offers a varied round of golf for both professionals as well as novices.

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MADEIRA

Golf in Madeira

The island of Madeira is host to two great golf clubs in Santo da Serra Golf Club and Palheiro Golf Club. Santo da Serra features a 27 hole golf course, located in the scenic hills near the eastern shore of the island. It is a beautiful course that offers great views and excellent golfing. Palheiro Golf Club is located in the outskirts of Funchal and features an 18 hole woodland championship golf course. Don't miss these courses if you are looking for golf in on the island of Madeira!

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TENERIFE

Golf in Tenerife

Playing golf is one of the most common leisure activities on the paradise island of Tenerife. On the north side of the island, you will find the Buenavista Golf Club, a rocky coastline 18 hole course that is set up in the natural beauty of the area. From the club house you can see the entire course, and marvel in either where you have just been or where you will go. Also on the northern side of the island is Real Club de Golf, the second oldest club in Spain with breathtaking views of Teide. The south side has great golf too, Abama Golf and Amarilla Golf, two beautiful courses that is as pleasing to the eye as they are fun to play on.

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OTTAWA

Golf in Ottawa

Ottawa has a wide range of golfing opportunities. 10 minutes from downtown Ottawa you will find the Royal Ottawa Golf Club, a challenging 18 hole championship golf course. Pine View Golf Course is another great one, featuring wide fairways and big greens. In the eastern outskirts of the city you will find the Ottawa Hunt % Golf Club, one of the best private clubs in the city, and just a few minutes further to the east you will find one of the best public courses in the Meadows Golf & Country Club, featuring 36 great golf holes to play on.

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KOH SAMUI

Golf in Koh Samui

The Santiburi Samui Country Club is the only 18 hole course on the Chumphon Archipelago island. The course was opened in 2003 and has earned the nickname "The Beast of Samui" for its difficulty and the extreme elevation. The course consists of fairways winding up and down, greens on top of hills and down in valleys, both contributing to the overall difficulty in not always see what is ahead of the next hilltop. Because of this golf carts are mandatory, which is fine since they are so fun to ride! The elevation also makes it so that you will get amazing views over the surrounding area, making the course one of the most scenic in the world.

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LANZAROTE

Golf in Lanzarote

There are two beautiful golf courses on the Canarian island of Lanzarote. First up is Lanzarote Golf Resort, a modern 18 hole course that has managed to capture the natural landscape of the area with its rolling, holly fairways. The other course is the Costa Tequise Golf Club, by many considered an easy course making it the perfect place to go if you are looking for a relaxing round of golf. Another reason to play golf here is the amazing terrain, consisting of lava cactuses, dragon and palm trees and of course the surrounding ocean. Don't miss these courses when you are in Lanzarote!

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LAS VEGAS

Golf in Las Vegas

There are a whole lot of golf courses in Las Vegas and its surrounding area. Some of the best and most centrally located include The Royal Links Golf Club, a tribute to the game of golf in how it has several holes that are inspired by classic golf holes around the world, the dye-designed Desert Pines Golf Club known for its many pine trees and the scenic Wynn Golf Club. There are over 40 golf clubs in close vicinity to Las Vegas, so you will have no problem finding more than one that will give you a great time.

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BLOOMINGTON

Golf in Bloomington

You will have no trouble finding beautiful golf courses in Bloomington. The first ever course that was constructed here was Highland Park Golf Course, and it is still today one of the best in the city. In the northern outskirts of the city you will find Ironwood Golf Course, a pretty 18 hole course where especially the 16th hole will you give a headache trying to avoid the water that is taking up most of the hole. There are many more courses to choose from, for example The Weibring Golf Club or Den At Fox Creek Golf Course, it is simply up to you how many of them you can visit during your stay!

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APIA

Golf in Apia

The only 18 hole golf course on the island of Upolu is the Faleata Golf Course. Here you can enjoy a relaxing round of golf on a course that is not very difficult but still interesting and scenic, as you have the mountains and ocean as a backdrop. If you are looking for a place to play golf near Apia, the Faleata Golf Course is your best bet!

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ASUNCIóN

Golf in Asunción

In the center of the city you will find Asunción Golf Club, the only 18 hole golf course near Asunción. It is a beautifully decorated course with wild flowers growing and trees presenting a challenging obstacle. It is a flat parkland course, which makes it a great choice if you are looking more for a relaxing than demanding golf experience. Walkers are also more than welcome, just make sure to pay attention to the golfers!

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GABORONE

Golf in Gaborone

There is only one golf club near Gaborone: Gaborone Golf Club. It is an 18 hole course, designed in African sub-tropical woodland (or bushveld) style. The local wildlife makes itself known with 80 different bird species flying around and nesting in the trees. It is centrally located, just by the National Stadium and open to the public, so if you are in Gabarone, don't miss visiting this African gem!

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YANGON (RANGOON)

Golf in Yangon

There are four golf courses in the surrounding area of Yangon. Myanmar Golf Club is the most centrally located 18 hole course in Yangon and features long fairways, framed by trees and bunkers. If you want a longer day of golf you can head to Yangon City Golf Resort's 36 hole golf course. The remaining two courses are located a bit outside of Yangon: Pun Hlaing Golf Club and Yangon Golf Club.

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WINDHOEK

Golf in Windhoek

For golfers traveling to Windhoek, the main place for golf here is the Windhoek Golf & Country Club. The 18 hole course is in stellar condition and is a favourite among both members and visitors for the fantastic facilities. The course features bunkers around almost every hole, making sure you hit the green with your shot from the undulating fairways.

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RIGA

Golf in Riga

There are several golf clubs in and around Riga where you can spend a leisurely afternoon. One of the most recommended and highly rated golf clubs in Riga is the Ozo Golf Club, just a 10-minute drive from the city center. Another great course can be found at Saliena Golf. Here you can play on 27 different holes on a flat parkland course. The sparsity of trees make it a rather difficult course on windy days and a pretty manageable course on calm days, which all in all makes it a varied experience to play here. If you are going to Riga, you have a lot of great golf to look forward to!

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LILONGWE

Golf in Lilongwe

Golf is a popular pastime in the city. Compared to its Western counterparts, the Lilongwe Golf Club is a much more affordable option. If you’re a beginner, you can learn how to play here. If you’re already a pro, you will find that this 18 hole course can be challenging with its long holes and many sand bunkers. The course runs along the Lilongwe river, which makes an impact on several holes and has devoured many golf balls over the years.

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CABO SAN LUCAS

Golf in Cabo San Lucas

There are quite a few great golf courses in the sunny paradise that is Cabo San Lucas. The Cabo San Lucas Country Club features an 18 hole course that is open to visitors and a lot of fun to play on. After the round you may have to shake your shoes, the amount of sand on this course is above the norm to say the least. It makes for an interesting round of golf, one that you surely will remember. Other great courses near the coast include the 36 hole course of Cabo del Sol, 18 hole course of Cabo Real Golf Club and 18 hole course of El Dorado Golf & Beach Club.

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GUADALAJARA

Golf in Gaudalajara

There are a couple of great courses near Gaudalajara, and most are open to the public. The closest, Guadalajara Country Club is only open to members so you need to go about 5 kilometers further to reach Atlas Country Club where you can play on their amazing 18 hole course, featuring wide fairways and great views of the Mexican landscape. Other great courses include Las Lomas Club de Golf, Las Canadas Country Club and El Cielo Country Club, all 18 hole courses located within 15 kilometers of the city center.

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KEY WEST

Golf in Key West

There is one golf course which you shouldn't miss when you are visiting the beautiful Key West and that is the Key West Golf Club. It is what you can expect from Key West, an amazing mix of natural beauty and lavish design. The 18 hole course has a lot to offer to everyone going there, no matter if you are a beginner or more advanced player, if you want to relax or challenge yourself.

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WELLINGTON

Golf in Wellington

The Royal Wellington Golf Club is one of the best courses on New Zealand and also one of the oldest. Golf architect Turner MacPherson has designed this beautiful parkland course, offering a varied experience and amazing views of the landscape that consists of rolling hills, creeks, large lakes, native trees and diverse bird life. If you are in Wellington, a trip here can be both a great golfing as a nature experience.

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PRETORIA

Golf in Pretoria

If you are looking to make your trip a sporty one, you can check out the many golf clubs located near Pretoria. Services Golf Club and the Pretoria Country Club are two of the most popular golfing venues in Pretoria, offering excellent golf to affordable prices. If you have a whole week or maybe even longer, you can add Centurion Country Club, Wingate Park Country Club and Woodhill Country Club to your list of courses to try out. They are located within 15 kilometers of the city so you can easily reach them by car.

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ANCHORAGE

Golf in Anchorage

There are a couple of really nice courses near Anchorage. Eagleglen Golf Course is the most centrally located 18 hole course and features amazing scenery near Chugach State Park. Anchorage Golf Course is another great 18 hole course where you will have the chance to see wild moose, foxes and waterfowl. The fairways are framed beautifully by trees, guarding the course from the wind. A bit further away, about 15 kilometers from the city you will find award winning Moose Run Golf Course, a 36 hole course that never ceases to amaze visiting golfers.

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COLORADO SPRINGS

Golf in Colorado Springs

There are many great courses in Colorado Springs. Most of them are private or part of hotel resorts, but there are still some great public courses you can attend while visiting here. Patty Jewett Golf Course is the most prominent of those, boasting a 27 hole golf course with amazing views of Pikes Peak. Valley Hi Golf Course is another great centrally located golf course. You play at the foot of the Cheyenne Mountain on the flat land that surrounds it. Don't miss these two clubs when you are in Colorado Springs!

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MONTGOMERY

Golf in Montgomery

If you are looking for world class golf courses, you won’t get disappointed with the championship caliber amenities of the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail. It features stunning views and an 18 hole course in excellent condition. There are several other great public courses near Montgomery, for example Lagoon Park Golf Course, Capitol Hill Golf Course and Tallapoosa Lakes Golf Course.

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RIVERSIDE

Golf in Riverside

Designed by Billy Bell, Jurupa Hills Country Club is one of the best 18 hole public golf courses in Riverside, offering great golf no matter your skill level. This woodland course will challenge you with well placed trees and bunkers, while at the same time reward you with wide fairways and well timed risk taking getting past those trees. Other great courses nearby include 18 hole courses of Van Buren Golf Club and Indian Hills Golf Club.

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SANTA ANA

Golf in Santa Ana

You can find a lot of great golfing experiences in the Californian pearl Santa Ana. Just a couple of minutes away from Disneyland, River View Golf Course lies in wait for you. With 18 holes of great golf, it keeps on attracting both advanced players and amateurs with its well designed course and amazing scenery. Nearby you will also find Willowick Municipal Golf Course and David L. Baker Memorial Golf Course, both great 18 hole courses that are open to the public.

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SANTA CLARA

Golf in Santa Clara

You will find the great 18 hole course of Santa Clara Golf & Tennis Club in the heart of tech paradise Silicon Valley. As the name of the club alludes to, they also have other facilities than golf, for example driving ranges, tennis and restaurants, all accessible by the public. A little bit further from Santa Clara, but still within 10 kilometers, you will find San Jose Municipal Golf Course and Sunnyvale Golf Course, both featuring great 18 hole courses.

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MINNEAPOLIS

Golf in Minneapolis

There are over 40 golf courses in the city of flour and sawdust. Theodore Wirth Golf Course is one of the most centrally located courses. With its natural habitat being Theodore Wirth Park, it is no understatement that it is a scenic beauty with lush surroundings and reflecting lakes. Other great courses include Hiawatha Golf Course, Francis A. Gross Golf Course and University of Minnesota Les Bolstad Golf Course. Don't miss them if you are looking for a great golfing experience.

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ALICE SPRINGS

Golf in Alice Springs

There is one golf course in Alice Springs. It is called Alice Springs Golf Club, an oasis in the Australian desert. The golf course is rated one of the best in the region and continues to impress visitors with its challenging design and fantastic scenery. No matter if you are a professional or an amateur, you will be challenged here, and you will have to use both your brain and your golf club as you balance risk versus reward on the holes where a miscalculation can mean a swift goodbye to the golf ball.

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TERCEIRA ISLAND

Golf in Terceira Island

There is one golf course on the tourist hub of the Azores called Terceira Island and it is called Clube de Golfe Terceira. It is an 18 hole course located in the middle of the island, giving both tourists and regulars the opportunity to enjoy a relaxing round of golf. It is not too difficult or too easy - a well managed course where everyone can enjoy a day out in the sun.

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BRISBANE

Golf in Brisbane

There are over 30 golf courses near Brisbane, so you can easily find one or more that will suit you during your stay here. The most centrally located one is called Victoria Park Golf Complex where you can play on a great 18 hole course which has been voted as one of the best public courses in Australia. One of the oldest courses is located nearby and is called St Lucia Golf Links and is maybe most known for its iconic Hillstone clubhouse. If you are looking for a true challenge you should check out Indooroopilly Golf Club, which with its innovative bunkering demands great precision and strategy when navigating the course.

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CAIRNS

Golf in Cairns

Cairns has a couple of beautiful courses where you can enjoy a relaxing day of golf. On Half Moon Bay Golf Club's 18 hole course you can play on what they call the friendliest golf course. Another great course can be found at Paradise Palms Golf Club. Here you will have to navigate undulating fairways, snaking creeks and almost 100 bunkers on a challenging round of golf. The most centrally located course is called Cairns Golf Club and will give you a scenic experience as you play with the surrounding mountains as a backdrop.

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NAPA COUNTY

Golf in Napa County

On Silverado Country Club & Resort, you can play on two amazing 18 hole championship golf courses, designed by PGA Hall of Famer Johnny Miller. The courses are challenging with many obstacles to avoid, including water hazards, elevation changes and tall oak trees that try to block your view. Combined with a beautiful aesthetic, this club is the perfect place to go if you are looking to play a round of golf when you are visiting Napa County.

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QUEENSTOWN

Golf in Queenstown

Located on the tip of the Kelvin Heights with the Remarkable Mountains in the background, the Queenstown Golf Club features an 18 hole course that impresses with its amazing views. Here you can enjoy a relaxing round of golf in the middle of some of the most the amazing nature that Queenstown has to offer.

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BORNHOLM

Golf in Bornholm

If you go to Bornholm and you are looking for a place to call home for your golfing needs, the Bornholm's Golf Club is the one for you. Apart from the beautiful 18 hole main course, there is also a fun par 3 course to try out. It is especially great if you only have an hour or two to spare, or if you are looking for something fun to do before or after a dinner at the club house. Either way you get to play on the golfing pride of Bornholm, a woodland course with shining lakes surrounded by stone walls.

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PORT ELIZABETH

Golf in Port Elizabeth

There are a bunch of great courses near Port Elizabeth, so if you are looking for a great golfing experience, this is a great destination to consider. Just south of the city you will find the most centrally located club, Port Elizabeth Golf Club, and their 18 hole golf course. In the same area, south of the airport, you can play on Humewood Golf Club and to the west you will find Wedgewood Park Country Club, filled with reflecting ponds and creaking oaks.

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DA NANG

Golf in Da Nang

A little bit south of Da Nang you will find what is probably the best course in the area, the Da Nang Golf Club. It was designed by golf legend Greg Norman and features a fantastic course where the coastal wind plays a huge factor in how you will play the holes. It is described as one of few tropical links courses as it is set on the sandy soil of Da Nang, creating soft fairways and slow greens. You can also play on The Montgomerie Links Vietnam, a stunningly great links course designed by golf legend Colin Montgomerie.

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MAASTRICHT

Golf in Maastricht

There are a couple of great courses in the area surrounding Maastricht. The most centrally located one is called Maastricht International Golf, an 18 hole course featuring undulating fairways framed by a great, thick forest. A bit further to the north you can play on Het Rijk van Margraten and Spiegelven Golf Club Genk, both using the natural landscape of the Belgium countryside as a base for their golf design.

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ILOILO

Golf in Iloilo

The Iloilo Golf and Country Club was built by a group of British and Scottish expatriates in the early 20th century, as a way of bringing some of their old tradition with them to their new island lifestyle. At the start it was just a 9 hole course that wasn't very impressive, but today it is a beautiful 18 hole course that has seen several remodifications and renovations over the years. If you are visiting Iloilo, don't miss it!

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KHON KAEN

Golf in Khon Kaen

There are a couple of really nice courses near Khon Kaen. The best one is probably Singha Park Khon Kaen Golf Club, located just south of the city center. It is a lavish 18 hole course with spectacular lakes and ponds, stone bridges and walls, green and perfectly maintained fairways and innovatively designed holes. If you are in Khon Kaen, you should definitely pay them a visit. You can also play on Dancoon Golf Club, a very nice 18 hole course to the north of the city.

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LIVINGSTONE

Golf in Livingstone

In Livingstone, you can mix it up with golf and safari, all just 20 minutes from the Victoria Falls. At Livingstone Royal Golf and Country Club, you will get a unique golf experience among the botanical gardens and special African countryside. Enjoy the tranquil game of golf as you are visiting this African pearl.

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MIRI

Golf in Miri

In Miri, you can play on the idyllic Miri Golf Club. It is located in the beautiful Malay Kampung village over the Miri River seperating it from the city center of Miri. It is a flat 18 hole course but still challenging thanks to well placed water hazards and bunkers. Nearby you will find Eastwood Valley Golf Country Club, a lavish 18 hole course dominated by water streams in an archipelago like design.

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NDOLA

Golf in Ndola

Set in the natural landscape in the Ndola countryside, the 18 hole course of Ndola Golf Club will give visitors and locals of Ndola a great, relaxing round of golf. While there is no water on the course, and just a few bunkers, it is still challenging thanks to dramatic elevation differences on some of the holes. As a bonus you get amazing views of the area surrounding Ndola, which is a reason in its own right to visit the only golf course in Ndola.

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PERUGIA

Golf in Perugia

There are a couple of great courses near Perugia where you can enjoy a relaxing round of golf. Golf Club Perugia Sodi di Santa Sabina is located just 5 kilometers from the city and features a beautiful course with undulating fairways, reflecting ponds and lush vegetation. Antognolla Golf Club is another expertly designed golf course with open terrain on the foot of the Perugian hills. No matter if you are an experienced player or a novice, these are two great and fun courses to visit.

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PIETERMARITZBURG

Golf in Pietermaritzburg

There are several places near Pietermaritzburg where you can enjoy the pleasure of golf. Maritzburg Golf Club is the closest one to the city, and just a few minutes from that you can play on Victoria Country Club, an 18 hole parkland course known for its amazing wildlife featuring crowned eagles, African goshawks, Impala and much more. You can also play on the scenic 18 hole course of Sakabula Golf Club, located a little bit further to the west near Lake Howick.

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RAS AL KHAIMAH

Golf in Ras Al Khaimah

Just south of Ras Al Khaimah, you can play on Al Hamra Golf Club. The course is one of few desert style courses in the world, which combined with the bordering coastline create some really cool contrasts in color and design. They also take full advantage of the natural landscape, as the bunkers take up huge parts of some of the holes. Another great course can be found at Tower Links Golf Club, which offer top class facilities for both members and paying visitors.

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STOCKHOLM

Golf in Stockholm

The capital of Sweden has more than 70 golf courses in a comfortable distance from the city. One of the most popular and beautiful golf clubs is the Bro Hof Slott Golf Club. It has two 18 hole courses, the Stadium Course and the Castle Course, both highlighting the natural environment that people travel from all over the world to see. Make your way to their website to see some truly amazing photographs of the courses! The price to play matches the exclusiveness of the club as it is one of the most expensive in the country. Apart from Bro Hof Slott Golf Club, other popular courses in Stockholm include Waxholms Golf Club, Täby Golf Club, Nacka Golf Club and Ullna Golf Club, all with a bit more affordable pricing. Either way, Stockholm sure has all a golf enthusiast can ask for!

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MALMö

Golf in Malmö

There are a couple of nice courses near the inner city of Malmö, such as Burlöv Golf Club, but the best courses are a couple of miles south in the Falsterbo area. Here you will find the fantastic links courses of Falsterbo Golf Club and Ljunghusens Golf Club, both championship courses where the latter has 27 holes, if the normal 18 aren't enough! They both feature beautiful scenery along the coast of southern Sweden and are great spots for an evening walk. You can even sit by the beach and watch people play! Just watch out if you hear someone yell 'Fore!'

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GOTHENBURG

Golf in Gothenburg

There are over 25 golf clubs in close vicinity of Gothenburg. If you plan to chose one club where you want to get to know the ins and outs, Kungsbacka Golf Club is your best bet. It is located 30 kilometers from Gothenburg but is well worth the drive there! The club features three courses, one 18 hole course and two 9 hole courses for a total of 36 different holes for you to master. Beware of the coastal winds though, as they are not known to be kind to golfers here. Some other great clubs in the area include Hills Golf Club, Delsjö Golf Club and Lycke Golf Club. Make sure to call a few days in advance to get a time that suits you!

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TOKYO

Golf in Tokyo

While Tokyo maybe is most known for the hectic inner city, there are a few golf courses quite near the city center. In the Tama District there are several clubs including the Yomiuri Golf Club, Sakuragaoka Country Club and Tokyoyomiuri Country Club. If you are looking for something more exclusive and if you are in the mood for a road trip, make your way towards Mt. Fiji and play on one of the most beautiful, luxurious courses in the world, Taiheiyo Club Gotemba.

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SYDNEY

Golf in Sydney

If you want to watch some top level golf you should go to Sydney late in November as that is when The Australian Open is held and it usually takes place near or in Sydney. In 2014 it was held in the suburbs of Rosebery in The Australian Golf Club, a top 10 golf club in the country. Other great courses include the Lakeside Country Club and St. Michael's Golf Club, both delivering golf experiences of the highest standards!

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PALMA DE MALLORCA

Golf in Palma de Mallorca

Golf Son Gual was called the "undisputed best course in Mallorca" by the magazine National Club Golfer in 2014, and it is easy to see why. The course is in top condition, the views are amazing, the holes are challenging and the facilities are in world class. It is located just outside of town on the Ma-15 highway so it is easy to get there by car. If you want something closer to the city of Palma, there are three courses that lie just next to each other: Arabella Golf Son Muntaner, Arabella Golf Son Quint and Arabella Golf Son Vida. There is a reason why golfing enthusiasts turn to Mallorca all year long!

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BUENOS AIRES

Golf in Buenos Aires

There are quite a few golf courses to chose from in the area surrounding Buenos Aires. If you are the kind of golfer that wants to experience a little piece of history in your golfing ventures, the San Andrés Golf Club might be the one for you. It was built in 1892 and is the oldest golf club in Argentina, and also one of the most played as it is easy to access and player friendly. Another great club is the Jockey Club, which has two courses, one for the casual golfers and one with a more challenging layout. There are many more clubs that you can also try out, including the beautiful lake course of Los Lagartos Golf Club, the championship course of Olivos Golf Club and many more.

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CANCUN

Golf in Cancún - A course in the ruins

If you are the kind of golfer that is looking for a course with great scenery, look no further than Cancún Golf Club at Pok ta Pok. It is located near Puerto Cancún along Boulevard Kukulcan, very close to the city and airport and also near other great activities such as scuba diving and historical sites. Actually, the course in itself uses history as a part of the layout, as the Mayans were once upon a time settled here, so there are ancient ruins scattered around the area, just outside of the courses boundaries. It is a beautiful golf course that includes a 18 hole championship golf course, driving range, 2 practice putting greens, 3 tennis courts and a well-stocked pro shop.

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KRAKOW

Golf in Krakow

If you are looking for great golf courses in Krakow, there are two that sticks out. First, the Krakow Valley Golf Club. It is a modern 18 hole golf course designed by the famous golf architect Ronald Fream. The course is surrounded by a dense forest and features many different distances so that both professionals and amateurs can get a great experience. If you have time for more than one round of golf, don't miss out on Royal Krakow Golf & Country Club, located in the hills of 'Puszcza Niepolomice', hunting grounds of the historic Jagielonian Kings. It is a course made for championships, so the course can be very fun if you are a golfer that is up for the challenge.

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MELBOURNE

Golf in Melbourne

If you want one golf club to be the center of your golfing operations in Melbourne, the The Royal Melbourne Golf Club is the one you are looking for! The course features three 18 hole golf courses, each with its own identity. The West Course features a great natural environment with native grass and waters. The East Course is well known for the amazing bunkers and greens and is a strategic course where golfers have many choices if they want to go for risky shots or play safe. Last up is the Composite Course, a world renowned golf course, usually rated among the top 10 in the world. It might not be seen as its own course as it is a combination of the east and west course, but the unique choices of holes makes it a course with its own identity.

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MEXICO CITY

Golf in Mexico City

There are many great golf courses surrounding Mexico City. Club Campestre de la Ciudad de Mexico is one of the best, and oldest. It was built in 1902 and features a challenging course with great bunkers, excellent fairways made of Kikuyo grass and modern facilities. Other great courses include Club de Golf Chapultepec, the beautiful course of Club de Golf Bellavista and the brilliantly designed course of the Lomas Country Club.

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ATHENS

Golf in Athens

The historic city of Athens has something to offer for everyone, and that includes golfing enthusiasts. Just outside the city to the north, you will find Athens Country Club, a 27 hole golf club with a course that dates back to 1925 and has been enjoyed everyday since. On the other side of town, to the south, you will find The University of Georgia Golf Course, originally meant for the university community to use as past time entertainment but is nowdays open to everyone for a reasonable price. If you decide to go, remember to bring a few extra balls in case you get stuck in the water on the 13 hole.

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BRASILIA

Golf in Brasilia

While there aren't many golf courses in Brasilia, the Cluba de Golfe de Brasilia makes up for it with its immaculate quality. It is a par 72, 18 hole course that was designed by Robert Trent Jones, located along the artificial Lake Paranoa. The holes that are situated along the lake are not only beautiful but also very challenging as the smallest sidestep will make your balls end up in the water. Nearby there are also great facilities for Tennis and a cultural center, so there are lots of things to do in the area. If you feel like further enjoying the environment after a round of golf, a stroll around the lake is highly recommended!

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BALI

Golf in Bali

If you have come to Bali for a relaxing time, you are not alone. And while golf can be a frustrating activity sometimes, the relaxing, almost meditative feeling of walking around a beautiful golf course is a great way to enjoy a day in Bali. How fitting then, that the best golf course in Bali is called Nirwana Bali Golf Club. It is a truly stunning course with beautiful scenery, natural vegetation and a dramatic ocean view. If you have the opportunity, don't miss to spend some time at the course during a sunset. It gets magical!

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CHICAGO

Golf in Chicago

The best and most famous golf club in Chicago is located in Wheaton and is called Chicago Golf Club. It is the oldest golf club in the United States as it was built in 1894 and following that year in 1895 held the first U.S. Amateur Championship. The course is packed with lakes and bunkers, making it a challenging course even for professional players. Other great courses in the Chicago area include the Indian Boundary Golf Course, Ridgemoore Country Club, Chick Evans Golf Course and the beautiful lakeside South Shore Golf Course.

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COPENHAGEN

Golf in Copenhagen

Copenhagen and its surrounding area has a lot to offer for the golfing enthusiast. If you don't want to stray too far away from the inner city, the Royal Golf Club is an amazingly designed golf course in the heart of Copenhagen. If you want an alternative outside of the hectic inner city, the Brøndby Golf Club or the Hjortespring Golf Club will be perfect for you. And don't forget that the bridge to Malmö opens the door to many beautiful courses as well!

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LONDON

Golf in London

If you want to experience the best golf that London has to offer, look no further than the London Golf Club. It is located a short car ride outside of the city and features two sensational golf courses that are hailed by professionals as some of the best for tournament golf. The two different courses are called The Heritage and The International and they both have their own unique personality. Of course, there are also many other golf courses to go to. If you are a golfing enthusiast, you can probably stay in London forever!

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MINSK

Golf in Minsk

The Minsk Golf Club is the place to go if you want to play a round of golf when you are in Minsk. It is a parkland course which makes for a great and flat golfing experience, great for both beginners and professionals. It is a relatively new course, founded in 2013, so it is in great shape. It is located a little bit outside of the city, so pack your car and make it a full day activity!

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NEW YORK CITY

Golf in New York City

There sure is no shortage of golf courses in New York City. Some of the best include the oldest public golf course in the United States, Van Cortlandt Golf Course, the Clearview Park Golf Course and the scenic Trump Golf Links. Of course, many more courses can be found outside of the city where the possibilies are endless in terms of what kind of golf you prefer!

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PRAGUE

Golf in Prague

If you are a golfer and going to Prague, the two best courses are the Black Bridge Golf Resort and the Golf & Country Club Prague. The Black Bridge course lies just east outside of the city and features beautiful lakes on the 18 great holes. The Golf & Country Club Prague is more centrally located which makes it perfect if you want to go golfing without a car. The 18 holes are located along the Vltava river, which is both there for the scenery but also as a great challenge to avoid when navigating the challenging holes.

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FLORENCE

Golf in Florence

If you are looking for golf in Florence you will not be disappointed! There are many courses in close vicinity of the city, the three best being the demanding and challenging Circolo Golf Ugolino Firenze with its small greens and tight fairways, the luxurious Poggio dei Medici Golf & Country Club known for its great facilities including a top level spa and the flat Golf Club Le Pavoniere, a perfect course for casual players.

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ROME

Golf in Rome

The Circolo del Golf Roma Acquasanta features not only one but two great golf courses. The course is known for the strategically placed trees in the middle of the course which you need to navigate around in order to get a good score. There is also the Castelgandolfo Golf Club located on the base of an inactive volcano and Parco di Roma Golf Club, one of the finest golf clubs in the country.

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PARIS

Golf in Paris

If you are a golfer going to Paris you will not be disappointed, having around 50 different courses to choose from. Some of the best courses include Le Golf National which features three different 18 hole courses, centrally located Golf De Saint Cloud with two 18 hole courses and the well known Paris International Golf Club just north outside the city. They all have their unique traits, so we can recommend checking them all out in order to find your favorite!

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SHANGHAI

Golf in Shanghai

The most famous golf course in Shanghai is the Agile Binhai Golf Club Shanghai. Apart from the two tournament golf courses they also have a 5 star clubhouse, tennis courts and a boutique hotel. The Shanghai Dongzhuang Coast Golf Club is also a great alternative if you are looking for scenic golfing in Shanghai. It features a beautiful and challenging course along the shore of Shanghai with a lot of natural water standing in your way to reach the 18 holes.

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HONG KONG

Golf in Hong Kong

The premier place to play golf in Hong Kong is at the Hong Kong Golf Club. It was founded in 1889 so you can feel the history as you traverse the challenging course. It is in the highest tournament standard and is home to the famous Hong Kong Open. The club features a grand total of 63 golf holes and facilities in tip top condition. Don't miss it if you are looking for a great golfing experience in Hong Kong!

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BERGEN

Golf in Bergen

Bergen is a great place to go if you want a diverse golfing experience. You can experience the thick forests of the Darlington Golf Club, the windy and water-filled Overpeck Golf Club, the 27 hole championship Rockleigh Golf Club and the Valley Brook Golf Club, known for its short but curved holes, creating a very specific challenge where shot placement is the most important skill to master. No matter which course you chose, you will get a memorable experience!

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HURGHADA

Golf in Hurghada

The El Gouna golf course features a stunning 18 hole championship course with mountains on one side and the red sea on the other. The course was designed by Gene Bates and Fred Couples with a mission to make a great course for both amateurs as well as professionals. If you go there, you will see that they definitely succeeded.

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MONTEVIDEO

Golf in Montevideo

There are two great courses in Montevideo, Club de Golf del Uruguay and Club de Golf del Cerro. The first one mentioned is the most popular. It was created in 1930 and is located very close to the city center on the coastline. It is a challenging course with tight fairways. Hole number 16 is regarded as one of the 500 best in the world by Golf Magazine. If you are looking for more golf, Club de Golf del Cerro is also a great 18 hole course. It is the oldest being constructed in 1910 and features great views of the bay and the Cerro fortress both integrated into the challenge of the course as well as providing great scenery.

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BASSETERRE

Golf in Basseterre

The premier place for golfers in Basseterre is the Royal St. Kitts Golf Club. The par 71 18 hole golf course was designed by architect Thomas McBroom and is a tournament ready, challenging course. On 10 of the holes there are water to avoid and a total of 80 bunkers make it a course where precision is at least as important as power. Located on the shoreline, it is truly what you would expect out of a top class Caribbean golf course.

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BORDEAUX

Golf in Bordeaux

Golfing enthusiasts going to Bordeaux have a lot to choose from! One of the best courses in continental Europe resides here in Golf du Médoc Resort, a spectacular 36 hole golf course. Golf International De Pessac is another high quality course with challenging 27 holes and Golf de Bordeaux-Lac with its 42 holes can be played several days in a row without seeing everything! There are numerous more places to play golf near Bordeaux, making it clear that there is something for every kind of golfer here!

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HANOI AND HALONG BAY

Golf in Hanoi and Halong Bay

There are many great golf courses in the Hanoi and Halong Bay area. The Chi Linh Star Golf & Country Club is one of them, located within a beautiful valley protecting golfers from too distracting winds. A little bit north of Hanoi you will find Dai Lai Star Golf & Country Club and Hanoi Golf Club, both great courses that aims to give a challenge to advanced players as well as novices. If you are going to Halong Bay, you will find probably what is the most spectacular course in all of Vietnam in Phoenix Golf Resort. It is a golf club that features 54 holes and three courses, each with its own personality. Don't miss it!

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VANCOUVER

Golf in Vancouver

There are many great places to go in Vancouver to experience great golf. Some of the best include the following courses: Swaneset Bay Resort & Country Club offers two great championship courses, designed to be enjoyed by players of all skill levels. Mayfair Lakes Golf & Country Club is located near the airport and is known for its open terrain and many lakes for you to navigate around. Last but not least we want to recommend the Morgan Creek Golf Course that sticks out with its amazing scenery, constantly taking your breath away with views of Mount Baker. There is no doubt that Vancouver is a great destination for golfers.

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ANTANANARIVO

Golf in Antananarivo

While there aren't many places near Antananarivo to play golf, the one 18 hole golf course there is makes up for it. With beautiful scenery and a challening course, the Golf ny Rova stands out as the premier place to play golf in this area on Madagascar.

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BELMOPAN

Golf in Antananarivo

The Roaring River Golf Course is the one and only place for golfers in the Belmopan area. It is a great course suitable for those golfers that are looking for an enjoyable and at the same time exciting round of golf. The scenery is packed with natural obstacles and cool wildlife and nearby animals.

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BERLIN

Golf in Berlin

There are 6 courses in a reasonable close range of Berlin. The ones that truly stick out are the Berliner Golf Club Stolper Heide, located about 30 minutes north of the city in the Brandenburg countryside, and the Golf Resort Berlin Pankow about 15 minutes north-east of the city. Both are 36 hole courses where you can spend at least two days in order to experience all that the clubs have to offer.

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BERN

Golf in Bern

There are a couple of courses near Bern. Two of the best that we want to recommend are the 27 hole Golfpark Moossee and 18 hole Golf Club Interlaken-Unterseen. On Golfpark Moossee, apart from a normal 18 hole round of golf you can also choose to play on their challenging 9 hole course, which can be a great activity for the evening.

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BRATISLAVA

Golf in Bratislava

Golfers going to Bratislava will not have a problem finding a course during their stay in the Slovakian capital. Close to the city you will find Golf Club Hainburg, a beautiful course presenting a great challenge no matter your skill level with many different tees. Northeast of the city you will find the Black River Resort, a great course with 27 holes for you to experience. Another great course, a bit further from the city, is the Green Resort Hrubá Borša which offers top class facilities.

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BRIDGETOWN BARBADOS

Golf in Bridgetown Barbados

While you might associate Barbados with sunny beaches and wild parties, there is also the possibility to take part in the great sport of Golf. The Barbados Golf Club, located on the south tip of the island, has become the soul of golfing on Barbados. It is a course where you have to pay attention to the smallest of details, and it has been used in the PGA European Tour. If you are in the mood for a tropic golfing experience, this is one you shouldn't miss!

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CANNES

Golf in Cannes

Cannes and golf truly go hand in hand. There are several courses in close vicinity of the city, for example the charming Old Course Golf Club, the woodland Golf Country Club Cannes-Mougins and the lavish Royal Mougins Golf & Resort. If you are looking for the absolute best of the best in the area, you have to get in your car and travel west for about an hour or so to reach the top level Terre Blanche Golf Club, featuring two 18 hole courses and state of the art facilities.

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CARACAS

Golf in Caracas

There are a couple of great courses near Caracas, the best one being that of the Caracas Country Club. It is a stunning course showing of the city in the distance as you make your way past the lakes, bunkers and trees. The course has hosted the Latin American Qualifying event. There are more courses in the area if one is not enough for you, for example Junko Golf Club a short car ride to the west of Caracas and Valle Ariba Golf Club to the east.

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CORDOBA

Golf in Cordoba

The premier place to play golf near Cordoba is at Cordoba Golf Club, a course that delivers on its message on the importance of connecting with nature. Its main facility is a magnificent golf course with 18 holes, par 72 with a unique design. The course shows of the natural trees, water streams, valleys, mountains and a central lake with many bunkers that hinder the entrances to the greens. If you are in Cordoba and feel like a round of golf, contact Cordoba Golf Club and book a tee time!

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DAKAR

Golf in Dakar

Golf De Dakar-Technopole was designed by Michel Gayon and Hubert Chesneau and is the only 18 hole golf course in Dakar. Here you can experience the beauty of the natural coastal landscape of Senegal. There is also a 9 hole golf club nearby called Golf Des Almadies, so if you go to Dakar we can recommend playing on both on two different days.

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DUBLIN

Golf in Dublin - Island Golf

Some of the best golf in Dublin can be enjoyed on the North Bull Island, a small island in the Dublin Bay that feels like it was made with golf in mind. Here you will find the Royal Dublin Golf Club, a stunning flat 18 hole links course and St Anne's Golf Club, the "sister course" on the north side of the island. Of course (no pun intended) there are also golf courses on the mainland, such as the Elmgreen Golf Club, but going to the island for a day of golf is an activity that can't be missed!

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GDANSK

Golf in Gdansk

The best place for golf in Gdansk is on the Gdansk Golf and Country Club, where the course architect Jeremy Turner has created a par 72, 18 hole championship golf course. In 2009 it was ranked as the best golf course in Poland by Golf Digest and has been described as a "monster" for its high level of difficulty. Don't worry though, if you are more of a beginner or casual player, there are many tee distances to choose from so you can avoid the "monster" difficulty.

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GENEVA

Golf in Geneva

Golf Club de Genève was built by Robert Trent Jones to be a varied course where both professionals and casual players could get the most out of a round of golf. It is a fun course, but beware, the last three holes are infamous for ruining many scores so make sure to stay alert at the end of the round. Another great course is Golf & Country Club de Bossey, located a short car ride south of the city. It is a very technically challenging course, with unforgiving greens and strategically placed water hazards.

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GUATEMALA CITY

Golf in Guatemala City

On each side of the city you will find the two best courses in Guatemala City, Club de Golf San Isidro to the east and Guatemala Country Club to the west. The course of the Guatemala Country Club is brilliantly designed in the forest on the edge of the city, with thick vegetation separating the parallel lines that shapes the course.

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HAMBURG

Golf in Hamburg

No matter in what direction you go from Hamburg you will run into a golf course. While the inner city doesn't have many options, the countryside sure does, and they are not more than 15 minutes from the city if you go by car. To the north, you will find Golf Club Hamburg Wendlohe, a great 18 hole course in the middle of the forest. If you go west you will find Hamburger Golf Club Falkenstein and if you go east you will find Golf Gut Glinde, both 18 hole championship courses. A bit further south, about 25 minutes from Hamburg, you can find the luxurious Golf & Country Club Am Hockenberg, a great alternative if you are looking for a complete package of activities.

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ISTANBUL

Golf in Istanbul

There is one 18 hole course near Istanbul. It is called Kemer Golf & Country Club and is located north of the city, on the western side of Istanbul. It features a beautiful course in top condition along with other activies that you associate with a country club, including spa and other sports. If you are looking for golf near Istanbul, this club is your best bet!

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JAKARTA

Golf in Jakarta

The highest rated club near Jakarta is the Imperial Klub Golf. It is located west of the city and features stunning nature complemented with amazingly built artificial water hazards and bunkers. It is not only a joy to play on, but also a sight to behold. There are more courses near Jakarta, such as Pangkalan Jati Golf Course, the centrally located Damai Indah Golf & Country Club and Senayan National Golf Club to name a few. If you want to play golf while in Jakarta, you won't have a problem finding a course that fits you!

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LUXEMBOURG CITY

Golf in Luxembourg City

There is no shortage of great golf clubs in Luxembourg City. Kikuoka Country Club Canach offers a great and open course, with amazing views. Golf Christnach is a Masters course and is as such a great alternative if you are looking for a challenging course. You can also play on Golf Clervaux and Golf du Luxembourg Junglinster among many great courses in the area surrounding Luxembourg City.

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LYON

Golf in Lyon

There are around 20 courses in close vicinity of Lyon. One of the best is the Golf Du Gouverneur, a 36 hole golf club divided into two 18 hole courses which offers diverse difficulty so that everyone can enjoy golf in the unique landscape. Golf Club de Lyon is another top level golf club with two 18 hole courses, featuring fantastic scenery along the Rhône river. There are many more courses, including the 18 hole course Le Garden Golf de Mionnay and Golf Blue Green Lyon Chassieu, so you can really pick and choose when you're going to Lyon.

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MONTREAL

Golf in Montreal

The best golf near Montreal is had to the west of the city at the shore of Lac des Deux Montagnes (Lake of Two Mountains). There is a series of golf clubs with amazing courses based on the natural, scenic beauty of the area. Go get your clubs and head west and play some of the best golf of your life on Elm Ridge Country Club, Royal Montreal Golf Club, Golf Saint Raphael, Club De Golf Laval Sur Le Lac and Club De Golf Le Cardinal.

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MUNICH

Golf in Munich

There are many opportunities for golfers near Munich. One of the best in the area is called Golfpark Munich Aschheim, a great club with a challenging course set 15 minutes drive from the Munich Airport. Munchner Golf Eschenried is another great 18 hole championship course which alongside the luxurious Munchner Golf Club creates a superb trio of golf courses in spread out in the Munich area. All of the courses are designed to be played by both professionals as well as amateurs, so no matter your skill level you will have a great golfing experience.

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MUSCAT

Golf in Muscat

The terrain of Muscat is not generally something you might associate with golf, but they do have three great courses which all are oasis-like in their design. Merely a stone's throw away from the airport you will find Almouj Golf, an 18 hole championship course designed by golfing legend Greg Norman. The course features amazing views of the ocean as well as the nearby mountains, and some very interesting wild-life. The other two courses are the Ghala Valley Golf Club and the Muscat Golf & Country Club, both located close to the city.

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NEW ORLEANS

Golf in New Orleans

There are over 10 golf courses in the surrounding area of New Orleans. One of the finest is called Lakewood Golf Club and features an absolutely stunning 18 hole course with one of the most unique designs, created by award-winning golf course architect Ron Garl. The most memorable moment on the course is the bunker on the 18th hole, shaped like flames in tribute to the New Orleans firefighters. The attention to detail on this course is something that you have to experience if you are looking for a golfing experience that surpass normal expectations.

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RIO DE JANEIRO

Golf in Rio de Janeiro

As the 86 different local birds species wake up, golf at the scenic Itanhanga Golf Club starts everyday. This course is probably the best in Rio de Janeiro, featuring 18 championship holes with great design and the beautiful hills as a backdrop. The only challenger to the throne is the Gavea Golf and Country Club. Here you will play with the Pedra da Gávea and the Morro Dois Irmãos hills surrounding you, giving a frame to your round of golf. While there aren't many options for golfers in Rio de Janeiro, these two courses do make up for it.

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AMMAN

Golf in Amman

Golf in Jordan is not the most common activity, but in Amman there is one club which offers golf, the Bisharat Golf Club. The course is designed with the authentic nature in mind, so there is no grass on the course. Instead, golfers can borrow a special golfing mat from the club house, and use it as a fairway replacement. It is quite the unique experience, so if you are in Amman and feel like playing a round of golf, this is where you should go!

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ANAHEIM

Golf in Anaheim

There are quite a lot of opportunities for golf when you are visiting Anaheim. Some of the best include the award winning Black Gold Golf Club, the Yorba Linda Golf Club, the centrally located Dad Miller Golf Club and the scenic Anaheim Hills Golf Club. All of these are great for both adept veterans as well as novices, as long as you share a common love for the sport of golf.

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BARCELONA

Golf in Barcelona

There are several great courses to chose from in the area surrounding Barcelona. The Metropolitan Golf Club is located about 20 minutes from Barcelona integrated into a forest with great views of the Spanish countryside. Another great club is the Real Club de Golf El Prat, featuring 45 great golf holes. Other courses include the Barcelona Golf Club, the Llavaneres Golf Club and the Sitges Terremar Golf Club, all located in close proximity of Barcelona.

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HELSINKI

Golf in Helsinki

The most centrally located course in Helsinki is also the most prestigious and the oldest and it is called Helsinki Golf Club. It features a challenging 18 hole course near lake Laajalahti. A bit further west from the city you will find Hirsala Golf Club, a beautiful 18 hole course that opened in 2007 and the 36 hole course Sarfvik Golf Club, located roughly in the same area.

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LOS ANGELES

Golf in Los Angeles

The city of Los Angeles is home to many golf courses and country clubs. One of the most popular public golf course is called the Westchester Golf Club, a fun and challenging course for all kinds of golfers located near the Westside beaches. Another great course near the shore in the southern part of the city is the Palos Verdes Golf Club. It is set in the beautiful natural landscape of the area, consisting of hills, creeks and lakes. The breeze from the ocean makes it a challenging course that will require patience and strategy. Apart from these clubs there are several high end country clubs, such as Mountain Gate Country Club and Wilshire Country Club along with many more affordable options. Golfing in Los Angeles is thriving, and you can be a part of it!

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FUNCHAL

Golf in Funchal

The island of Madeira is host to two great golf clubs in Santo da Serra Golf Club and Palheiro Golf Club. Santo da Serra features a 27 hole golf course, located in the scenic hills near the eastern shore of the island. It is a beautiful course that offers great views and excellent golfing. Palheiro Golf Club is located in the outskirts of Funchal and features an 18 hole woodland championship golf course. Don't miss these courses if you are looking for golf in on the island of Madeira!

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RHODES

Golf in Rhodes

There is really only one option if you want a true 18 hole round of golf on Rhodes and that is the Alfandou Golf Course, located on the eastern shore of the island. It is designed to be challenging for both amateurs and professionals with many tee distances to choose from. If you want to play a round of golf with the ocean breeze cooling you down during a hot day on the beautiful island of Rhodes, this is a great course to try out.

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KOTA KINABALU

Golf in Kota Kinabalu

There are quite a few great golf clubs in the surrounding area of Kota Kinabalu. Some of the best include the 27 hole championship course of Sutera Harbour Golf & Country Club which offers the unique night golfing event, the beautiful Sabah Golf & Country Club featuring an 18 hole course and one of the oldest clubs on the island, the Kinabalu Golf Club. If you are looking for diverse and great golf, Kota Kinabalu is a great place to go.

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LIMASSOL

Golf in Limassol

There are two course relatively close to Limassol, though you will need a car to reach both of them since they are located a bit outside of the city. Secret Valley Golf Club is a beautiful 18 hole course located in a valley near the southwest coast of the island of Cyprus. On the other side of the city, a couple of miles east, you will find Vikla Golf & Country Club, a wonderful countryside golf course where both veterans and amateurs can play to affordable prices. Don't miss these two great courses when you are in Limassol!

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MANILA

Golf in Manila

There are a couple of great courses near Manila and even more if you travel alongside Laguna de Bay. The most centrally located course in relation to Manila is Intramuros Golf Club. It is a rather short 18 hole golf course but every hole is memorable with water hazards and other challenging terrain. Another popular course, located in the southern outskirts is the Manila Golf & Country Club, featuring a stunning 18 hole course. Close by you will also find Wack-Wack Golf Club with a 27 hole golf course. If you are in Manila, there will be many options for golf!

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PENANG

Golf in Penang

There are a couple of great golf courses near Penang. But first, you have to decide if you want to play golf on the beautiful island of Pulau Pinang or over on the mainland. On the island you will find the Penang Golf Club, formerly known as Bukit Jambul Golf Club. It is an 18 hole championship course which welcomes both locals and traveling golfers looking for a great woodland round of golf. Over on the mainland, the Penang Golf Resort shines with its four 9 hole courses which you can mix and match to create your round of golf. It is located a bit north of the city, so you probably want to rent a car if you are going here.

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REYKJAVIK

Golf in Reykjavik

Reykjavik has some of the world's most amazing nature surrounding it, and as such, it comes to no surprise that golfers love it here. The Reykjavik Golf Club has two 18 hole courses to offer: the Grafarholt course and the Korpa course, both brilliantly designed near the coast. On the other side of the city, a short ride outside, you will find Oddur Golf Club. Here you can play golf near the natural lava rocks, which help to create a beautiful contrast between the dark grey, the green fairways and the blue water. Don't miss these clubs when you go to Reykjavik!

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AUSTIN

Golf in Austin

There are several great golf courses in Austin. The Roy Kizer Golf Course is an 18 hole link style golf course that both professionals and amateurs can enjoy. Riverside Golf Club is another great, centrally located course. It is played alongside the Colorado River, giving you a scenic experience as you traverse the fairways. Near Downtown Austin you will find Morris Williams Golf Course, a great 18 hole course with a view of the Austin skyline. There are more courses a bit outside of the city, so if you can go by car the possibilities become almost endless!

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SAN FRANCISCO

Golf in San Francisco

If you go by car, you can reach many golf courses in the area surrounding San Francisco. If want to stay in the city, there are options too! The best courses are the Lincoln Park Golf Club and the Presidio Golf Club. The beautiful course of the Lincoln Park Golf Club is located on the north-west tip of the peninsula and features a great seaside golf experience. Presidio Golf Club is located almost next door, a little bit to the east and features a great 18 hole course and is considered one of the top public courses in the state. No matter if you stay in the city or take the car to the surrounding areas, you can be sure to find great golf courses in San Francisco!

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KUALA LUMPUR

Golf in Kuala Lumpur

There are multiple great golf courses in Kuala Lumpur. Tropicana Golf & Country Resort features a 27 hole championship course, by many described as the best in the country. The course is brilliantly engineered, making it possible to play both during the day and night and thanks to great draining methods, it can be played on just 15 minutes after the most tropical of rains. The Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club has not one but two superb 18 hole courses to chose from, both of the highest quality with vibrant nature and challenging golf holes. Last but not least we would like to recommend Kelab Golf Seri Selangor, one of the busiest golf courses in the region, also offering night golf for the sun sensitive golf enthusiasts. As you see, there will be a lot of golf to choose from when you go here!

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MADRID

Golf in Madrid

Many golfers hold Spain as one of the best countries for golf, and where better to go then than the Capital? There are many courses near central Madrid, and even more if you are willing to go for a bit of a roadtrip. One of the best centrally located courses (a bit to the north of the city) is the Real Sociedad Hipica Española Club de Campo, a fantastic 36 hole golf course with two beautiful lakes and overall great design. A bit to the west you'll find another course worthy of your attention, the Nuevo Club De Golf De Madrid. It is an 18 hole course made for a pleasant and varied golf experience. One of the most centrally located courses seen from the inner city of Madrid is the Real Club de la Puerta de Hierro, a historic course opened in 1904 which to this day holds an exclusive atmosphere. It can be hard to get a play time here, so be sure to call in advance. Last but not least we have the Club de Campo Villa de Madrid, located very close to Real Club de la Puerta de Hierro, considered one of the best in the country!

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AMSTERDAM

Golf in Amsterdam

The area surrounding Amsterdam is known for its colorful and beautiful nature, so it comes as no surprise that the golf courses here are terrific. The International is one of the most beautiful courses in the city, built just a couple of years ago. Another beautiful course, by many regarded as the most beautiful in the world, is the Kennemer Golf & Country Club. It is a links style course consisting of three sets of 9 hole courses, which you can combine however you want for a varied experience. There are many more centrally located courses, for example the Hilversumsche Golf Club and the Goyer Golf & Country Club, so take your pick and enjoy a day of great golf!

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HELSINGBORG

Golf in Helsingborg

The coastal city of Helsingborg has a couple of great courses to offer. The classic seaside course of the Helsingborg Golf Club is located a little bit north of the city and offers a challenging and windy experience. The most centrally located course, and the most diverse, is called the Casatorps GK. It is a 45 hole golf club divided into four different courses, the Tournament Course, the Classic Course, the Alley Course and the Western 9. It is truly a spectacular golfing paradise to call home during your visit in Helsingborg. There are many more courses in the surrounding area, for example Rya Golf Club, Söderåsen Golf Club and Lydinge Golf Club, so there is definitely not a shortage of golf in Helsingborg!

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SãO PAULO

Golf in São Paulo

There are quite a few courses near the busy city of São Paulo. The most centrally located is the appropriately named São Paulo Golf Club, a historic course that has a close link to the old São Paulo as it was constructed in the late 19th century. In the northerns outskirts of the city you will find the Arujá Golf Club, designed by and for the Japanese community residing in São Paulo. It is a very diverse course, as it combines flat, easy holes with extreme elevation on some holes. A course for those who are looking for a challenge! Last but not least, in the southern outskirts of the city you will find the Guarapiranga Golf & Country Club, a course that challenges you with how long it is, so be prepared to hit some long drives!

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ATLANTIC CITY

Golf in Atlantic City

Atlantic City is home to a lot of history. The Atlantic City Golf & Country Club is a testament to this, as it is one of the oldest golf clubs in the country and maybe most notably, birthplace to the "birdie". The Brigantine Golf Links can be found north of the city, along the beach. It features breathtaking views of the sea as well as the natural flora and fauna of the area. Last but not least we would like to recommend the Linwood Country Club, a warm and welcoming bay side golf course.

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SALT LAKE CITY

Golf in Salt Lake City

The friendly Salt Lake City has a lot to offer in terms of affordable, public golf. The historic Forest Dale, formerly known as the Salt Lake City Country Club, Nibley Park Golf Club and the Benneville & Mountain Dell golf courses feature a true taste of the nature that Salt Lake City is known for combined with great golf on courses designed by famous golf architects. If you go to Salt Lake City, you will not be dissapointed by the golf that the city has to offer!

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SAN ANTONIO

Golf in San Antonio

There are many courses in the area surrounding San Antonio. Some of the best include the Riverside Golf Club, an 18 hole championship course that is split in two by the San Antonio River which is a scenic delight as well as a part of the layout of the course. Another great course can be found in the northern outskirts of the city, Olmos Basin Golf Club. It is one of the most popular public courses in the city, drawing golf enthusiasts of all skill levels. Last but not least we would like to recommend the Brackenridge Park Golf Club, a stunning course that is also home of Texas Golf Hall of Fame.

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SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA

Golf in Santiago de Compostela

In 2004, Santiago de Compostela got its first 18 hole golf course in The Real Aéro Club de Santiago. It is a course that demands to be respected as you have to be precise in hitting your shots to stay on the narrow fairways and to avoid the water hazards. You will be rewarded by the natural beauty of the environment in which the course is set, and the chef at the clubhouse is more than eager to show you the great food that they have to offer. Don't miss it if you are in Santiago de Compostela.

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SEATTLE

Golf in Seattle

There are a lot of great golf courses in Seattle. One of the most exclusive courses in the city is the Broadmoor Golf Club, located near Lake Washington. The course is surrounded by a beautiful woodland atmosphere, which makes it easy to forget that you are actually playing very close to an urban center. Another great course is the Jefferson Park Golf Course. Opened as a public course in 1917, it has been a favorite among Seattle natives for as long! Last but not least, located in Youngstown you will find the West Seattle Golf Course, a great 18 hole course that offer a nice golf experience in the suburbs.

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GLASGOW

Golf in Glasgow

Scotland has a proud tradition of golf, and Glasgow is of course no exception. There are as you can imagine many golf courses around the city. One of the most popular public courses is called the Lethamhill Golf Course, an 18 hole parkland course set near the beautiful Hogganfield Loch. Littlehill Golf Course is another great one that is fun to play no matter if you are casual golfer or more of a developed golfer. On the south side of town we would like to recommend the Linn Park Golf Course, a great place to both play golf and also enjoy amazing views of Glasgow.

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MALAGA

Golf in Málaga

Golf enthusiasts will know that Málaga is one of those destinations that you have to visit. The sunny coast offers great golf no matter your skill level or wallet. At El Canado you will get the choice of 9 to 27 holes so you can make it a morning round or an all day activity. Málaga Golf Parador is located close to San Julian Guadalmar beach is another great course to experience and Guadalhorce Club de Golf will give you breathtaking views of the close by mountains.

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VENICE

Golf in Venice

Golf may not be the first thing you think about when someone says Venice, but there are quite a few great courses outside of the city. Circolo Golf Venezia is located on the Lido di Venezia sandbar (which is also home to the famous film festival) and features an 18 hole championship golf course in the scenic natural environment. Another great course, about 15km north of the city, is the Golf Club Villa Condulmer, a challenging course with fast greens and difficult bunkers. Last but not least we would like to recommend Golf Club Ca'della Nave, located near Golf Club Villa Condulmer and is also a fun course to play on.

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VERSAILLES

Golf in Versailles

The lush historic city of Versailles has a lot to offer for golf enthusiasts, no matter your skill level, but it should be said that most courses in Versailles are of a bit higher difficulty than the norm. Golf de St Marc for example, is a beautiful course, but also hard to navigate with its hilly nature and many water hazards. The Albatros Course on Golf National is also a hard one to master, with tight fairways making sure you are precise in your shots. The most famous club in Versailles is probably Racing Club de France, a 45 hole golfing extravaganza.

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VIENNA

Golf in Vienna

The most centrally located course in Vienna is Golf-Club Wien, an 18 hole championship course, just a few minutes from Viennese St. Stephan's Cathedral. It is a flat course where both experienced and developing golfers can hone their skills. A bit further to the north, in the outskirts of Vienna you will find Golf Club Wien-Süßenbrunn, a fun 18 hole championship course with undulating fairways with moderate difficulty. There are also a few 9 hole courses in Vienna if you only want a morning or afternoon of golf, for example the City & Country Golf Club am Wienerberg.

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HALIFAX

Golf in Halifax

The northern beauty of Halifax has a lot to offer for golfers. The Indian Lake Golf Course, located about 10 minutes from Halifax, is a great 18 hole course featuring rolling fairways in a scenic atmosphere. To top it off, their clubhouse has that humble, rustic feeling that you might associate with Canada. Another great course in the area can be found at Brightwood Golf & Country Club, an 18 hole course with amazing views of the Halifax Harbor and skyline. If you are in the mood for a shorter round of golf, the unique Briarwood Par 3 Golf Course offers just that, a round of golf entirely consisting of par 3 holes. Sounds like fun to us!

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NEW DELHI

Golf in New Delhi

New Delhi has quite a few golf courses to offer. The most prestigious one is the Delhi Golf Club. It is a golf club that is not only that, but also a tourist attraction because of its history and architecture. But it is not only beautiful, it is also technically challenging which is proven by its presence in the Asian PGA Tour and Indian Open. Having said that, it might not be the easiest golf club in the world to get a tee time on. Lucky then that you can go to the Qutab Golf Course that is located close by, a great public golf course!

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OSAKA

Golf in Osaka

There are a couple of great golf courses near Osaka. In the western outskirts of the city you can find the Takarazuka Golf Club, Nishinomiya Country Club and Kobe Golf Club. On the other side of the big city you can find the Hirakata Kokusai Golf Club and to the north the Naruo Golf Club, Daitakarazuka Golf Club and many more. You could say that the outskirts of Osaka are crawling with golf clubs and you wouldn't be exaggerating. You can be sure to find a club that fits your needs, just make sure to call in advance to get a tee time that fits you!

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OSLO

Golf in Oslo

There are some great opportunities for golf in the capital of Norway. On the Oslo Golf Club you can play along the beautiful Lake Bogstad that works both a scenic sight as well as a water hazard for you to avoid. The hole that sticks out is the 12th, where you will get an amazing view of the waterfall. In the western outskirts of the city you can play on the Haga Golf Club, a great 27 hole golf course. Another great course to visit is the one at Losby Golf Club, a unique, beautiful 27 hole golf course.

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SIEM REAP

Golf in Siem Reap

Siem Reap is most famous for the ancient beauty of Angkor Wat. Combine that with the historic entertainment of golf and you get an unbeatable combo. On Angkor Golf Resort you get to play on a scenic course with great golf design consisting of subtly undulating fairways and greens and challenging bunkers, favoring a strategic play style. A bit further to the east you will find the Siem Reap Booyoung Country Club. Surrounded by luxury villas and the fantastic nature of the area, it is quite the experience to play on this immaculate 18 hole course.

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AIX-EN-PROVENCE

Golf in Aix-en-Provence

There are pleny of opportunities for great golf in the charming city of Aix-en-Provence. Avoid the saffron colored bunkers on Golf d'Aix-en-Provence, a hilly 18 hole course, challenge yourself on the difficult Golf Club d'Aix Marseille or experience the luxurious atmosphere of the Sainte Victoire Golf Club with a club house located inside a palace. There's a lot to choose from in the surrounding area of Aix-en-Provence!

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AMIENS

Golf in Amiens

Set in the scenic farmlands of the Amiens outskirts, the Golf Club d'Amiens is the perfect opportunity to experience a round of relaxing golf in the Amiens area. This 18 hole course offers great variety on a superb flat woodland course. From the club house you can enjoy the view of the course while having a great lunch on the balconies of the restaurant.

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ANNECY

Golf in Annecy

In the picturesque town of Annecy, there are two great golf courses. First up, to the south of the city on the east side of the beautiful Lac d'Annecy in the Haute Savoie area you will find Lake Annecy Golf Club. Here you can play a round of golf on the 18 holes while having the lake on one side and the foot of the mountain on the other in this amazing nature reserve. To the north of the city you will find Golf du Belvédère, a 9 hole course, perfect for you if you are looking for a short but sweet golfing experience.

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AVIGNON

Golf in Avignon

There are quite a few nice courses in the surrounding area of Avignon. With four big lakes involving many of the 18 holes, Golf Grand Avignon is a challenging course where you might have to bring a few extra balls just in case you end up in the many water hazards. Another great club is the Golf de Châteaublanc, featuring a challenging 18 hole course and an easier 9 hole course, both with amazing scenery.

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BAYEUX

Golf in Bayeux

No matter if you're a history buff or a movie buff, the city of Bayeux attracts people every year with the promise of a walk down memory lane, where travelers can experience the place where the allied troops began their offensive against the Germans during World War II. On Golf de Bayeux Omaha Beach, you can get a scenic view of the area as well as enjoy a great round of golf on one of the three 9 hole courses. If you are still looking for more after that, you can head a couple of miles east to the Golf de Caen and play on a great 18 hole course.

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BOLOGNA

Golf in Bologna

The premier place for golf in Bologna can be had at Golf Club Bologna, the only 18 hole course near the city (if you travel about 20km outside of the city your choice of golf courses increases). It was built in 1959 and has since been a place where the people of Bologna go when they are in need of a relaxing and fun round of golf. The environment here is beautiful with views of the surrounding countryside, and the course is challenging while still good for newer players. A great course in a great city!

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CARCASSONNE

Golf in Carcassonne

In the historic city of Carcassonne you will find Golf de Carcassonne a few kilometers south of the city. It is a great 18 hole course with rather high difficulty as the many water hazards, including a river going past several holes, and bunkers pose a great challenge. If the technique required gets a little bit too intense, there is another 18 hole course about 30 kilometers to the north in Golf de Mazamet-la-Barouge which is suitable no matter your skill level.

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DIJON

Golf in Dijon

The beautiful countryside surrounding Dijon can almost be seen as an invite to build a golf course. There are two 18 hole courses close by: Golf Blue Green Quétigny Bourgogne and Golf de Bourgogne. The first is the closest to the city and is located along river Mirande, which makes an appearance on several of the holes. The latter is located a little bit further away, about 9km from the city center. It is worth the short drive though, with its wide fairways, boxed in by a surrounding forest. It is especially beautiful in the autumn when the leaves are changing colors!

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SAN JOSé

Golf in San José

One of the best golf clubs in Costa Rica can be found just outside of San José in Cariari Country Club. It is an 18 hole championship course built on what once was a coffee plantation. It is a challenging course where players need to hit straight shots to land on the narrow fairways and to avoid the many bunkers. Another great course can be found on Valle del Sol Golf Club. It is an 18 hole course built inside a residential area called Parque Valle del Sol and is the latest addition to the growing population of golfers near San José.

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ANTALYA

Golf in Antalya

Golfers in Antalya need a car to reach the golf courses that usually are located about 30km outside of the inner city. One of the best courses is called Tat Golf International, a 27 hole championship course consisting of three 9 hole courses, each with its own identity. The scenes along the golf courses are amazing, as you get great views of the beach, the ocean and the nearby countryside. National Golf Club is another great 18 hole course and in the same area along the coast you will also find Antalya Golf Club. All of these are located in the beach resort called Belek, so if that is a place you will be visiting, there will be many options to play a round or two of golf!

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BEIJING

Golf in Beijing

There are many courses to chose from when you are visiting Beijing. The 18 hole Beijing Honghua International Golf Club is the most centrally located public golf course. It is a parkland course which you will have a great time on no matter if you are a professional or amateur golfer. Another great public course that is centrally located is Beijing Willow Golf Club. The 18 hole course sticks out the most with its stunning water and stone bridges that are connecting the fairways with the greens. If 18 holes is not enough for you, there is the Beijing Tianzhu Golf & Country Club, a 27 hole golf course. There are also many more courses, for example Beijing Orient Tianxing Country Golf Club and Earls Golf Club. Simply put, there will be something here that will suit your golfing needs!

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LANGKAWI

Golf in Langkawi

The island of Langkawi has plenty of options for golf enthusiasts. On the eastern part of the island you will find the 18 hole course Gunung Raya Golf Resort, known for its natural beauty with views of the nearby mountains. On the north-western tip you will find the Els Club Teluk Datai featuring a course that will leave you in awe as the surrounding rainforest and the ever present ocean sets the scene for an amazing round of golf. You can also play on 99 East Golf Club, an 18 hole course located on the southern tip of the island.

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BOSTON

Golf in Boston

There are many great 18 hole courses in an area of 10 kilometers from the city center of Boston. William Devine Golf Course at Franklin Park, Newton Commonwealth Golf Course and Robert T. Lynch Municipal Golf Course are all great public courses that welcomes visitors every day. If you are looking for something more exclusive, there are also a couple of country clubs, for example Country Club Brookline and Oakley Country Club featuring first class facilities. No matter the size of your wallet, you are guaranteed to have a great golfing experience in Boston.

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CANBERRA

Golf in Canberra

There are several great options for golf in Canberra. The Federal Golf Club is in the top 100 in Australia, featuring a varied course for both professionals as well as amateur golfers. The course is as technically sound as it is scenically alluring, with amazing views of the Brindabella ranges. Another great public course can be found a little bit east of the city, the Fairbairn Golf Club. It is a very well managed club with challenging holes, great bunkering and strategically placed water hazards. One of the more exclusive alternatives can be found at Yowani Country Club, a spectacular golf course with top class facilities.

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BRUSSELS

Golf in Brussels

There are quite a few great choices if you are looking for 18 hole courses near Brussels. One of the hardest courses is the Royal Amicale Anderlecht Golf Club, a course made for experienced golfers looking for a challenge. Another challenging course is Royal Golf Club de Belgique - Ravenstein. If you are looking for a more relaxed golfing experience, Brabantse Golf and Golf de 7 Fontaines offers a milder difficulty.

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CHA AM

Golf in Cha Am

Cha Am features many top level golf courses. One of them is the 27 hole course Imperial Lake View Hotel & Golf Club, a compilation of three different 9 hole courses, each with its own identity. Another great course is the Black Mountain Golf Club, an absolutely stunning 18 hole golf course with scenic views of the surrounding mountains. Palm Hills Golf Club & Residence is another great public golf course where you get a great challenge, no matter your skill level.

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MILAN

Golf in Milan

Milan is home to many great golf courses and many of them are within the city limits, making them easily accessible. Golf Le Rovedine is located just south of the city and offers a great golfing experience to affordable prices. Castello di Tolcinasco Golf & Country Club, also south of the city, is a great 36 hole course located next to an old castle and granaries. If you decide to go north of the city you will find Molinetto Country Club, another great alternative. No matter if you are here for a day or a week, it won't be hard to fill your schedule!

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DENPASAR

Golf in Denpasar

The two golf courses on Bali are both located near the city of Denpasar. The Bali Beach Golf Course is designed to be a great place to play both for professionals and amateurs, with different tee distances that you can choose from. It is located on the eastern side of the Island just a few minutes outside of Denpasar and offers great views of the ocean. A bit further south you will find Bali National Golf Club, an 18 hole course in a tropical landscape offering visitors a great scenic round of golf.

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DRESDEN

Golf in Dresden

There are two great courses in close vicinity of Dresden. To the east you will find Golf Club Dresden Ullersdorf, an 18 hole course featuring elaborate design in order to offer a sporting challenge no matter you skill level, though it should be said that it is a little bit harder than the usual golf course. It is however not as hard as Golfclub Dresden Elbflorenz, an 18 hole course located south of the city, even giving professionals moments of headache. There are several different tee spots so you can make it a little bit easier if you want, but for those looking for a challenge, the furthest back tees are sure to do just that!

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DUSSELDORF

Golf in Düsseldorf

If you go to Düsseldorf, you will have many different options when you choose which golf course to play on. Just outside the city to the northeast you will find Golfclub Düsseldorf-Grafenberg embedded in the hillside forest. The course is quite difficult with many artificial lakes trying to hinder your progress while you try to hit the fairways and greens. To the west, a bit further from the city you can play on Golfclub Meerbusch, an 18 hole course surrounded by a thick forest. Another great course, located south of the city is Golfanlage Hummelbachaue, a flat 18 hole course with one of the largest practice facilities in the country. Golf in Düsseldorf is very diverse, and there are many more courses in the surrounding area to choose from.

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FOZ DO IGUAçU

Golf in Foz do Iguaçu

The Iguaçu Golf Club is part of the resort with the same name. Visitors are still welcome to play, but guests at the resort play at a reduced cost. It is a great, par 72, 18 hole golf course with some outstanding golf holes, for example the 18th hole with the green very close to the hotel, making it possible for onlookers to watch as you put your ball into the last hole of the course. Afterwards you are welcome to round off your day with a meal at the restaurant.

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FRANKFURT

Golf in Frankfurt

Frankfurt is an excellent destination for golf as there are many clubs in the surrounding area. Just outside the city center you will find Frankfurter Golf Club, an over 85 years old golf club that has frequently been featured in the German Open. To the east, in the former pheasants' garden of Hanau you will find the 18 hole course of Golf Club Hanau-Wilhelmsbad, which is well known for the challenging design with old trees blocking the path on many holes. To the south you will find the beautiful 27 hole course of Golf Club Neuhof, a flat but difficult course with many water hazards. There are many more courses so you can pick and choose what you feel like!

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FUERTEVENTURA

Golf in Fuerteventura

There are a couple of great golf courses in this paradise-like area. Fuerteventura Golf Club and Golf Club Salinas de Antigua are both located very close to each other very near the town's center and both feature moderately hard and stunningly beautiful golf courses with ocean views. A bit further sout, in the village of Las Playitas you will find Playitas Golf, an 18 hole course set in a volcanic valley leading down to the ocean. It is a must see!

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HONOLULU

Golf in Honolulu

Golfing is one of the most popular things to do in Honolulu and you’ll find several golf courses around the island Oahu. There are actually more golf courses on Oahu than on the other Hawaiian islands, in total around 40 ones if you count both public and private golf courses. Some of the most exclusive courses include the Ko Olina Golf Club and the Turtle Bay Golf Club while some of the more affordable, but still fantastic courses include Ala Wai Golf Course and the Kahuku Golf Course. With the spectacular scenery surrounding the courses it is not hard to understand why Honolulu is a golfer’s heaven.

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IBIZA

Golf in Ibiza

While the island of Ibiza is mostly known for the party atmosphere, there is another side of the island that lures people in with feelings of relaxation and tranquillity. Golf is of course in the center of this, and can be enjoyed at Golf de Ibiza, a great 27 hole course on the south-eastern side of the island. The course is a mountain style course and thus challenging since players need to overcome the hilly nature of the landscape. Those who do get treated with amazing views of the area. Don't miss this great golf course if you are on Ibiza.

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KRABI

Golf in Krabi

There is only one golf course near Krabi, Pakasai Country Club. It is a great 18 hole course set in the exotic natural landscape that dominates Krabi. The course is not only well design with strategically placed lakes and bunkers, it is also scenically beautiful as it is located on a hill where you on some holes get great views of the surrounding area. Don't miss to visit this great course when you are visiting Krabi.

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KUWAIT CITY

Golf in Kuwait City

There is only one golf course near Kuwait City, which isn't that surprising since the landscape isn't really tailored for golf. But at Sahara Kuwait Golf Resort you can play golf on an 18 hole course, brilliantly engineered in the desert. The artificially placed fairways and greens are beautifully framed with long stretching sand bunkers that are used in the same way that the rough grass and trees normally are. It is the sahara experience, a round of golf that you have never seen it before.

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ORLANDO

Golf in Orlando

As can be expected from a city in Florida, there is no shortage of golf in Orlando, and you don't have to travel far to reach the many courses. In downtown, you will find Dubsdread Golf Course and Winter Pines Golf Club, both 18 hole courses centered around the many lakes that Orlando is known for. A bit further to the east you will find Ventura Country Club, a semi-private country club where some facilities are for members only but where you can play on the beautiful course as a guest. There are over 50 golf clubs close to Orlando, so you can really pick and choose where you want to play!

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LA PAZ

Golf in La Paz

Golf is kind of new to La Paz, as the first course, Paraiso del Mar Golf Course opened in 2009. It is located on the tip of the peninsula across the bay area of La Paz, and features natural scenery in a desert-by-the-ocean feeling. There is one more course to the north called CostaBaja Golf Club, a great 18 hole course with amazing views of the surrounding mountains and ocean. These two courses are hopefully just the beginning for golf in La Paz!

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AUCKLAND

Golf in Auckland

There are a couple of great courses in the southern area about 10 minutes from Auckland. Remuera Golf Club features a great 18 hole course in a tranquil woodland setting. Maungakiekie Golf Club is another 18 hole course featuring wide greens and fairways, perfect if you are more a developing player than a professional. Titirangi Golf Club is usually ranked in the top of Australia's best golf courses and will be fun for you to play on no matter if you are an amateur or a professional. The mesmerizing nature in Auckland will make a round of golf an unforgettable experience.

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LJUBLJANA

Golf in Ljubljana

There are two golf courses in Ljubljana: Diners Golf & Country Club Ljubljana and Golf Arboretum. The first is located about 12 kilometers north-west from the city center and features a 18 hole golf course. It is known for its wide fairways and greens, making it a family friendly course. It is also possible to train and play a couple of hole during the night as some parts of the course are illuminated, which can be a fun and different thing to try. The other course is located a bit further north and features a quite difficult 18 hole course in the middle of a pine forest.

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BLOEMFONTEIN

Golf in Bloemfontein

There are two 18 hole golf courses in Bloemfontein: Schoeman Park Golf Club and Bloemfontein Golf Club. Both are made to be enjoyed no matter if you are an experience golf player or more of a beginner, with many different tee distances and fairly simple layouts with a couple of difficult holes. With very few water hazard there is a strong possibility to reach the end of a round of golf without having lost any balls. And if you are a golfer, you know that that doesn't happen every time.

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MUMBAI

Golf in Mumbai

There are a couple of great golf courses in the area surrounding Mumbai. The Bombay Presidency Golf Club was built in 1927 and features an 18 hole golf course in a beautiful natural setting. Another great course, United Services Club Mumbai is located to the south on the peninsula where several of the holes are overlooking the ocean as well as using the ocean as a natural water hazard. To the north you will find the Lodha Golflinks, another great course where you can enjoy a relaxing round of golf.

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QUITO

Golf in Quito

In Quito, you will find Quito Tennis & Golf Club to the north, Arrayanes Country Club to the east and Club Los Chillos to the south, completing a triangle of amazing golf courses. They all use the natural landscape, with hills and mountains as main obstacles that are sure to give you an unforgettable round of golf, both in terms of challenge as well as in terms of scenery.

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QUEBEC CITY

Golf in Quebec

There are many great courses in the area surround Quebec. Club De Golf Levis is a beautiful parkland 18 hole course located across the bridge from the inner city. Just a couple of blocks from there you will find one of the best public courses in Quebec in Club De Golf De L'auberiviere. A bit further north along the Saint-Laurent river you will find the scenic beauty that is the 18 hole course of Club De Golf Courville Ltee. Don't miss these while in Quebec!

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RABAT

Golf in Rabat

Located 15 minutes from central Rabat, you will find the only golf club in the area: Royal Golf Dar Es Salam. It is a spectacular 45 hole golf course with two different 18 hole courses and one 9 hole course, all placed in the heart of a cork oak forest. If you are looking for great golf in Morocco, this is the place to be!

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SALVADOR DA BAHIA

Golf in Salvador da Bahia

Located on the coast of Salvador da Bahia, you will find Iberostar Praia do Forte Golf Club. It is the only course in the area and offers an 18 hole course that both professionals and amateurs will have a great time on. Especially great are the last three holes which all run along the coastline, making them a little bit extra difficult as the ocean wind does its best to steer away your shots. As it is located very close to the beach, it is a great way to start the day before heading down for a swim!

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SAN SEBASTIAN

Golf in San Sebastian

There are a couple of great courses in the northern town of San Sebastian. Along the Urumea Ibaia river you will find Real Nuevo Club de Golf de San Sebastian Basozábal, an 18 hole course that is well known for its high difficulty. It is set in a hilly landscape, making it a challenge to land your shots on the undulating greens and fairways. If you are a developing playing looking to sink your teeth into something, this is a great course to play on. Close by you will find Real Club de Golf de San Sebastian, an 18 hole course that is a little bit more forgiving in its design. Worth noting is that you can only play here as a guest on weekdays as the weekends are reserved for members.

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SANTIAGO DE CHILE

Golf in Santiago de Chile

The mountains near Santiago de Chile are a definitely an interesting setting for a golf course. In the northern hills of the city you will find Club de Golf Valle Escondido and Club de Golf La Dehesa, where the former is more challenging and the latter more suitable if you are looking for a walk-friendly course. The most centrally located course is Club de Golf Sport Francais, a great 18 hole course in the inner city of Santiago de Chile.

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ST LOUIS

Golf in St Louis

There are many great options for golf in the area surrounding St Louis. One of the best clubs is Tapawingo National Golf Club, featuring three different 9 hole courses that you can combine to make your very own 18 hole experience. Another great public course can be found nearby: Annbriar Golf Course. It is an 18 hole course with great layout, beautifully framed by the surrounding forest. Last but not least we would like to recommend The Missouri Bluffs Golf Club. It is located a little bit outside of the city, but it is well worth the drive!

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TURIN

Golf in Turin

There are a couple of great options for golfers who go to Turin. At Royal Park Golf & Country Club you can play on two 18 hole courses, both located in a nature reserve where you can see wild animals as you traverse the beautiful landscape. A little bit north of the city you will find Circolo Golf Torino - La Mandria, also a 36 hole club with two 18 hole courses, both located in the old park of La Mandria. If you there, be prepared for a challenge as it is often considered to be one of the hardest courses near Turin. Another great option is the 18 hole course of Golf Club Le Fronde where you will get a scenic golfing experience surrounded by mountains.

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XIAN (XI’AN)

Golf in Xian

In Xian you can play on the beautiful Xian international Golf Club, set in the hilly landscape that dominates the area surrounding Xian. The landscape is not only scenic, with great, vast views of the mountains and willows, but also contributes to a challenging round of golf as the course does its best to include the landscape in its design. The course can be played and enjoyed by both amateurs and professionals as there are many different tee distances to choose from.

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BALTIMORE

Golf in Baltimore

There are many great golf courses to discover in the area surrounding Baltimore. Mount Pleasant Golf Course is an 18 hole course with a rather straightforward design but it can still be challenging if you play from the back tees. Another great course, Forest Park Golf Course, can be found in the north-western outskirts of town. It will challenge you not with length but with design as the elevated greens make for difficult shots. If you are up for a roadtrip you can go to Rocky Point Golf, an 18 hole course located on the tip of the peninsula south of Edgewood. It will reward you with a scenic experience, where the Gunpowder River is ever present.

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DENVER

Golf in Denver

There are many places to play golf near Denver. City Park Golf Course and Park Hill Golf Club are two great 18 hole courses located in the middle of the city, perfect if you don't want to leave the busy inner city. If you want something more scenic and exclusive you can go a couple of kilometers west to Hiwan Golf Club, an amazingly beautiful course with the surrounding mountains ever present.

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ALBUQUERQUE

Golf in Albuquerque

In the southern outskirts of town you will find the Championship Golf Course at the University of New Mexico, one of the best public golf courses in New Mexico. Nearby you will find Los Altos Golf Course, the oldest course in Albuquerque. You can also play on the 27 hole Arroyo del Oso Golf Course and many more 9 hole courses sprinkled around the city.

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BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN

Golf in Bandar Seri Begawan

There are not many golf courses in Bandar Seri Begawan, but the one that you want to visit makes up for it. A few minutes east of the city you will find the beautiful seaside course of Pantai Mentiri Golf Club. Being located in the Brunei Bay, it is only natural that water plays a big role on this 18 hole course, so be prepared to bring many balls just in case.

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DETROIT

Golf in Detroit

There are quite a few public courses in Detroit, and even more if you cross the border to Windsor, the neighbouring Canadian city. In Detroit, some of the best public courses include the beginner friendly Chandler Park Golf Course and the Palmer Park Golf Course, a straightforward course but with a challenging back nine. If 9 holes are enough for you, you can visit the beautiful Belle Isle in the middle of the Detroit River to play on Belle Isle Golf Course.

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FRESNO

Golf in Fresno

There are plenty of options for golfers in Fresno. Centrally located in the San Joaquin River basin you will find Fig Garden Golf Club, an 18 hole flat woodland course. Close by you can also play on Airways Golf Course, an 18 hole course just by the airport. A bit further to the west, in the outskirts of the suburban area of Riverside you will find the Riverside Golf Club, a beautiful 18 hole course that runs along the San Joaquin River.

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CHARLOTTE

Golf in Charlotte

There are many great clubs in Charlotte, North Carolina. A little bit north of the city you will the Highland Creek Golf Club, an 18 hole championship golf course that has been rated as one of the most difficult courses in Charlotte. The undulating and winding fairways make their best to make sure you are precise with your shots. Another great course nearby is the Tradition Golf Club, featuring a scenic 18 hole golf course. There are many more courses, for example the Divide Golf Club and Waterford Golf Club, so there are many options for you in Charlotte!

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COLUMBUS

Golf in Columbus

There are many great options for golfers in Columbus. To the south, you will find Pinnacle Golf Club, a moderately difficult 18 hole course, to the west, you can play on Mentel Memorial Golf Club on their 18 hole championship golf course and to the east the scenic Blacklick Woods Golf Course. No matter what direction you are headed, you will find a great public golf course near Columbus!

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DALLAS

Golf in Dallas

Golf is one of the most popular activities in Dallas, and it can for example be played on the public Stevens Park Golf Club, often called "Little Augusta", indeed a compliment as Augusta National Golf Club in Georgia is one of the most famous golf courses in the world. Another great course nearby is the Tenison Park Golf Club, an 18 hole course with tree lined fairways and picturesque elevation changes. Cedar Crest Golf Course is also a great alternative with its rolling terrain and many greenside bunkers make a fun challenge both for professionals and amateurs. There are many more courses, for example Keeton Park Golf Course and Twin Wells Golf Course just to mention a few.

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LONG BEACH

Golf in Long Beach

In sunny Long Beach, golf is one of the most popular recreational activities. How fitting is it then that one of the most popular golf courses is called Recreation Park Golf Course? On this enjoyable 18 hole course you will be challenged by scenic elevation changes and tough bunkering around the holes. Another great course can be fond close by at El Dorado Park Golf Course where lush and stunning landscapes with beautiful stone bridges and reflecting water hazards will make it an unforgettable round of golf. Skylinks at Long Beach Golf Course has been voted as the "readers choice" by Press-Telegram Long Beach. There are many more courses, for example Lakewood Country Club & Tennis Center and Heartwell Golf Course, all accessable by the public.

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MORELIA

Golf in Morelia

Just south of the city you will find Altozano Golf Club, a beautiful 18 hole course surrounded by a thick forest with a beach like feeling at the many water hazards. A bit to the east you will find Tres Marias Residential Golf Club, a country club with 27 holes and to the north you will find the 18 hole course of Erandeni Golf Club. If you want something in the inner city, the 9 hole course of Campestre Morelia Golf Club is a great choice if you just want a short round of golf.

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FORT WORTH

Golf in Fort Worth

Forth worth has a lot to offer golf enthusiasts. Pecan Valle Golf Club is one of the most popular golf clubs, featuring two different 18 hole courses: The River Course and The Hills Course. They are both fantastic to play on and make for a diverse experience since they are very different in terms of course design and landscaping. Fossil Creek Golf Club is another great one, featuring an 18 hole course surrounded by rocky-ledged creeks, massive trees and reflecting lakes. Other great courses include Benbrook Golf Course, Timberview Golf Club and the private River Crest Country Club.

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MANAMA

Golf in Manama

While there are no clubs in the city, there is one about 20 minutes away, and it is well worth the drive if you want to play a round of golf as it is the only one in the area. It is called The Royal Golf Club at Riffa Views and was designed by golfing legend Colin Montgomerie. They have used the natural landscape well, as the undulating fairways are often surrounded by huge bunkers, covering most of the course. The many obstacles on the course makes it a rather difficult one, with many opportunities to take risks or play safe. Challenge yourself in the Bahraini desert!

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HARARE

Golf in Harare

There are a couple of great golf courses in Harare. The most centrally located is the Chapman Golf Club, an 18 hole championship golf course which has many times hosted Zimbabwe Open Golf Championships. The course uses the Mukuvisi River both as a water hazard and as a scenic beauty to behold. A little bit to the west you will find Sherwood Golf Club and Warren Hills Golf Club, two great courses to spend the day!

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HOUSTON

Golf in Houston

If you are looking for golf, you won't have trouble finding it in Houston, Texas. You can play on the oak-lined Hermann Park Golf Course, an 18 hole course built in 1922. Nearby you will find another classic course in Gus Wortham Park Golf Course and what is often called Houston's "best kept secret", Brock Park Golf Course. There are many more courses to see and play on in Houston, so if you go here to play golf you won't be disappointed.

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INDIANAPOLIS

Golf in Indianapolis

There are several great golf courses spread out in Indianapolis. Sarah Shank Golf Course is usually described as one of the best and most centrally located. It combines scenic nature with challenging design to create a rewarding round of golf. Eagle Creek Golf Club is another great course featuring 36 holes for you to master in a natural parkland setting. There are many more courses, for example Whispering Hills Golf Course and Douglass Golf Course, so you can pick and choose what is best suited for you!

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KAMPALA

Golf in Kampala

There is one golf club in Kampala: Uganda Golf Course. It is an 18 hole par 72 course that will challenge you with elevation changes and big trees trying to block your path. It is probably as beautiful as it is challenging, a perfect place to relax and unwind with a round of golf.

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MEMPHIS

Golf in Memphis

Memphis is a great city for golf, with many courses in the surrounding area. One of them is The Links at Overton Park, an 18 hole course that has won local awards for being the best course in Memphis. Another great course can be found in the Fox Meadows neighborhood at Links at Fox Meadows. It is the longest course in Memphis, requiring you to hit nice shots on your opening drives to be able to reach the greens and avoid the water hazards. The Links at Pine Hill, The Links at Audubon, The Links at Davy Crockett and The Links at Galloway concludes the series of public golf courses that the city of Memphis has taken under its belt.

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NASHVILLE

Golf in Nashville

The best golf in Nashville is played in Donelson, an area north-east of the city center. Here you will find Two Rivers Golf Course with scenic views of the Nashville skyline, Hermitage Golf Course, where you sometimes have to wait for passing sheep, the challenging Gaylord Springs Golf Links and Edwin Watts Golf Club. All of these courses are located within walking distance and they are all great 18 hole public courses. There are also many more courses spread out in the area surrounding the city, so you will have even more choices when you are in Nashville!

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OKLAHOMA

Golf in Oklahoma

Oklahoma has several great courses spread out in the city. Silverhorn Golf Club has an 18 hole golf course that is set in a 170 acres big natural park and thus features amazing nature and a great golf experience. A little bit south you will find Lincoln Park Golf Course, a 36 hole course where you can spend an entire day experience both courses or play on back to back days. To the west you will find Lake Hefner Golf Club, a beautiful course designed around Lake Hefner. There are many more courses, for example Trosper Golf Club, Tinker Golf Course and John Conrad Golf Course, all centrally located public 18 hole courses.

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PORTLAND

Golf in Portland

There are over 50 golf courses in Portland and its surrounding area, so it is no overstatement that you can pick and choose which course you want to play on. Eastmoreland Golf Course is a scenic 18 hole course that will show you the Crystal Springs Lake, the Rhododendron Gardens and Johnson Creek. Play on Broadmoor Golf Course, which offers a relaxing and enjoyable experience on their 18 hole course or Rose City Golf Club, one of the oldest in Portland. The great thing about these clubs is that they are all located within 10 kilometers from the center of Portland. Get your clubs and start exploring the great golfing city of Portland!

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PORT LOUIS

Golf in Port Louis

There are a couple of beautiful courses near Port Louis. The Gymkhana Club and Tamarina Golf Club are two stunning public courses with spectacular views of Mount Rempart. Belle Mare Plage Golf is often considered the best golf club on the island and does need a reservation. With two 18 hole courses, The Legend Course and The Links Course they impress golfers every day with great design and most prominently how they use water in creative ways to create cool looking holes and scenic sights. Don't miss this course when you are in Port Louis!

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SOFIA

Golf in Sofia

There aren't many courses in Sofia, but St. Sofia makes up for it. The land where you now can experience first class golf, spa and dinner was not long ago barren. Today it is lush and lavish, a paradise for those looking for tranquillity and relaxation. The undulating fairways create a distinct possibility for strategy as you try to land on top of the hills, and the lakes and bunkers create a challenge even for the experienced players. If you are going to Sofia and you want a calm and luxurious experience, St. Sofia is the place to be.

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SIENA

Golf in Siena

Just south of Siena you will find the beautiful 18 hole Royal Golf La Bagnaia Course. The Tuscan landscape that surrounds the Italian city is a typical example of inland links, which many courses in Scotland are famous for. So if you are looking for a classic golf experience, this course is a must to visit when you are in Siena! You will find another great course a little bit further south: Castiglion del Bosco, an 18 hole course designed by Tom Weiskopf.

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STRASBOURG

Golf in Strasbourg

There are many great golf courses in the countryside surrounding Strasbourg. Golf de la Wantzenau is one of the finest, featuring many lakes that you will have to strategically avoid if you want to have a good score. The course is made in American style with long varied fairways. Another great course can be found on Kempferhof Resort. They have an 18 hole course set in a rural environment that is open to the public and that both amateurs and professionals can enjoy. Golf International Soufflenheim Baden-Baden's 27 hole course is probably one of the hardest courses in the area, but it is also beautiful being set in the idyllic countryside.

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VALLETTA

Golf in Valletta

In the bay area of Valletta you will find the only golf course on Malta: The Royal Malta Golf Club. It features a stunning 18 hole course set on historical grounds with stone bridges and sculptures decorating a challenging course. The club house has amazing views over the entire course, making it a great destination for a relaxing lunch or dinner, even for those who don't intend to play a round of golf. But the best feeling is probably getting here after a long round of golf and taking in the mid day sun as you get served by one of the best chefs on Malta.

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STUTTGART

Golf in Stuttgart

There are a couple of really nice golf courses in the area surrounding Stuttgart. North of the city, near the town of Ludwigsburg you will find Golfclub Neckartal, an 18 hole course designed in American style with long fairways and wide greens, protected by clever bunkering. A bit to the west from Golfclub Neckertal you will find Golfanlage Schloss Nippenburg, an 18 hole course that will give you a real challenge. The elevated tees make for difficult drives and the greens need careful planning when approaching. If you go south from there you will find Golfclub Schönbuch, a great 27 hole course that can offer you two days of golf if you want to. As you can see, Stuttgart is a great place to if you are looking for golf!

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VILNIUS

Golf in Vilnius

Just next to Vilnius Grand Resort, one of the best resorts in Lithuania, you will find The V Golf Club, a fantastic 18 hole golf course with PGA design. It is a technical course, with trees blocking the way around the bends that follow the fairways, but said fairways are also long and wide, making it friendly for novices. In other words, you can risk your shots and get great rewards, making it a dynamic course. The other course near Vilnius is the European Centre Golf Club featuring an 18 hole experience. Just remember to bring many balls as the many water hazards has a tendency to attract shots.

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VADUZ

Golf in Vaduz

The 18 hole course at Golfclub Gams-Werdenberg is surrounded by a massive mountain scenery in the Rhine Valley, making it a beautiful course to play on. The course is flat with many strategically placed water-hazards, so you really have to think before you shoot the ball. Golf Club Brand is another great 18 hole course near Vaduz. It is located in the idyllic Alvier creek, a perfect place for a golf course as the mountainsides and a thick forest give it a scenic and strategic. There are more courses to explore, for example Golfclub Montfort Rankweil and the challenging Golfclub Appenzell, so you can be sure to have a great golf experience in Vaduz.

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VIENTIANE

Golf in Vientiane

Golf is a relatively new pastime activity in Vientiane. The picturesque Lao Country Club was the first golf club to be established here, and is giving golfers scenic sights among rolling hills and reflecting water-hazards every day since. There is one more course near Vientiane, and that is the 27 hole SEA Games Golf Club. It was built in 2009 to be used in the SEA games in the small Pokham Village close to Laos, making it a great day trip when you are in Vientiane.

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TUNIS

Golf in Tunis

There are two 18 hole courses in Tunis, both located near the Mediterranean sea. The Residence Tunis is located in an idyllic nature preserve between the sea and a salt lake and offers spectacular views. The courses is flat and can get windy since it is very open without many trees to frame it, which make for a varied difficulty level depending on the weather. Golf de Carthage is the other course in Tunis, also giving you amazing scenery. As you play you will run across orange, mandarin and lemon trees as well as old eucalyptus trees and olive groves. It is a colorful course, and a great one for both professionals as well as amateurs. Make sure to not miss these beautiful courses, even if you are just going for a walk.

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NAIROBI

Golf in Nairobi

While you might not normally associate golf with central Africa, there are quite a few great courses in Nairobi. Royal Nairobi Golf Club is an 18 hole course located just 5 minutes from the city center of Nairobi. Muthaiga Golf Club is another 18 hole course centrally located, set in the Muthaiga district and framed by the surrounding forest. Windsor Golf Hotel & Country Club has what many consider to be the best 18 hole course in Nairobi. The varied nature and amazing wild-life present around the course make it not only a great golf experience but also a great place to go for a leisurely walk. Don't miss it!

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COLOMBO

Golf in Colombo

There is only one golf club near Colombo, The Royal Colombo Golf Club. It is the oldest golf club on all of Sri Lanka as it was established in 1880. It features an 18 hole woodland course where the Buffalo Grass fairways and Tifeagle greens are framed by trees. No matter if you are a beginner or professional you are welcome to play here as the club remains open to the public despite the exclusive feeling of such an old club.

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KINGSTON

Golf in Kingston

There are two 18 hole golf courses near Kingston. Closest is Constant Spring Golf Club, an 18 hole course built in 1920 by Scottish architect Stanley Thompson. It is a challenging course with narrow fairways demanding precise shots for you not to spend your round of golf in the rough. The other course, located a bit further away is called Caymanas Golf & Country Club and features an 18 hole course that is considered by many to one of the best in the Caribbean.

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PHOENIX

Golf in Phoenix

There are many centrally located golf courses in Phoenix. Encanto Golf Course is an 18 hole course set in Encanto Park. It is a perfect course if you are an average golfer as it has wide fairways and not too many water hazards and sand bunkers to avoid. It is also a scenic course, with great views of the city center of Phoenix. Another great course can be found at Papago Golf Course. It is set among rocks and hills, with natural water hazards and amazing views of the surrounding area. It is a beautiful course, but also a challenging one! Another great course can be found at Lookout Mountain Golf Club, an ideal club to visit if you are looking for a quiet golf vacation in the beautiful North Phoenix Mountain Preserves.

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LUSAKA

Golf in Lusaka

Located next door to the airport you will find the only 18 hole golf course in Lusaka: The Lusaka Golf Club. It is the most prestigious sporting facility in Zambia with flat and wide fairways framed by large trees, making it an amateur friendly golf course.

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TASHKENT

Golf in Tashkent

About a 20 minute drive from the city center of Tashkent you will find Tashkent Lakeside Golf Club, the only 18 hole course near Tashkent. It is the first championship course in Central Asia and provides a great challenge even if you are an experienced golfer. The most prominent feature of the course are the many lakes that are present on most holes and provide a great challenge.

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PORT MORESBY

Golf in Port Moresby

In Port Moresby there is one golf club that are available to visitors to play on: The Royal Port Moresby Golf Club. It is an 18 hole course set in a beautiful woodland area. It is a varied course without many water hazards, making it a great place to play if you are a new player or just want a relaxed round of golf.

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KIEV (KYIV)

Golf in Kiev

About 30 kilometers outside of Kiev, in the beautiful flood plain of the Zdvizh river you will find GolfStream Kiev Golf Club, the premier place for golf near Kiev. It features a 36 hole course, making it a great place to spend several days in order to see it all. It also has great facilities including a cozy restaurant, so once you get here, you will not want to leave.

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ASPEN

Golf in Aspen

There are two great public courses in Aspen, and as you could guess, they are scenic delights. Aspen Golf Club features an 18 hole course in the heart of the Rockies, just a few minutes from the city center of Aspen. The course is full of the beautiful nature that is synonymous with Aspen, including rocky hills, flowing water streams and pine trees. The same could be said for Snowmass Club, another 18 hole course nearby. The amazing views of the surrounding mountains will leave you in awe, as you play a relaxing round of golf.

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PUEBLA

Golf in Puebla

There are a couple of 9 hole courses near Puebla, but only one 18 hole course that is open to the public. It is called Club de Golf Campestre de Puebla and features a beautiful 18 hole course framed by eucalyptus and cedar trees. There are also quite a few ducks walking around on the course, so make sure you watch out for them!

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SAN DIEGO

Golf in San Diego

There are many courses in the surrounding area of San Diego. One of the most centrally located is Balboa Park Golf Course, an 18 hole course featuring a amazing views of the city, the ocean and the surrounding park and will give you a memorable round of golf. If you take the bridge over to North Island you can play on one the best courses in the entire United States, The Coronado Municipal Golf Course. It is a 27 hole golfing extravaganza featuring an amazing flat course with great views of the ocean, beaches and boats. The wind can make the course very difficult, so the weather has potential to make it a very varied course where you have to think before you shoot. There are also many more courses near San Diego, for example San Vicente Inn & Golf Club and Barona Creek Golf Club just to name a few.

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SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE

Golf in San Miguel de Allende

There is one 9 hole golf course in San Miguel de Allende and one 18 hole course. The 18 hole course is called Ventanas de San Miguel and offers a great golfing experinece, no matter if you are a golfing veteran or more of a beginner. The flat and wide fairways make the drives clean and easy, while the many bunkers around the holes demand precision in your shots. Don't miss this golfing gem when you are in San Miguel de Allende!

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TAMPA

Golf in Tampa

There are many fantastic golf courses in Tampa. One of the finest, and most centrally located is the Rogers Park Golf Course, an 18 hole course situated just by the Hillsborough River, which makes its mark on several of the holes. A little bit south of the city you will find Bay Palms Golf Complex, a 36 hole golfing extravaganza with amazing views of the ocean. There are many more courses in the area, for example Babe Zaharias Golf Course, Terrace Hill Golf Club and Rocky Point Golf Course just to name a few.

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NICOSIA

Golf in Nicosia

Welcome to Korineum Golf & Beach Resort, a golfers paradise. It is located on the northern shore of Cyprus in between umbrella pines, olive groves and amazing views of the surrounding ocean and the Five Finger mountains. If there ever was a scenic golf course, this one is it. It is not only a beautiful course though, but also a very nice one to play on. The 18 holes are meticulously designed to give a great experience no matter if you are an amateur or a more experienced golfer. This is a perfect place to spend a few days of relaxation. Just remember, since it is a resort, you will need to book in advance!

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BELFAST

Golf in Belfast

Belfast is famous for its many golf courses, some of them recognized on top 100 lists of the best courses in the world. One of those is the Royal Belfast Golf Club, the oldest golf club in Ireland. The perfectly cut fairways, gentle elevation changes and strategically placed bunkers set on an undulating parkland course make for a great golfing experience. Other great, centrally located courses include Belvoir Park Golf Club, Balmoral Golf Club and Shandon Park Golf Club. No matter for how long your stay here is, there will always be more golf to be had!

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DURANGO

Golf in Durango

In between Hermosa Creek Trail and San Juan National Forest you will find Glacier Club, an amazing 27 hole course with views that must be experienced. The Dalton Ranch Golf Club and Hillcrest Golf Club are two 18 hole courses located centrally in Durango, and both offer great courses at affordable prices. Just as the case with Glacier Club, incredible sights await you as you traverse the rocky courses and get views of the mountains and the surrounding nature. If you are looking for golf and a nature experience, Durango is one of the best places to go.

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EDINBURGH

Golf in Edinburgh

Edinburgh is a city filled to the brim with great golf. Prestonfield Golf Club, Craigmillar Park Golf Club and Craigentinny Golf Club are three of the most centrally located courses in the city, all in fantastic condition with beautiful scenery on the Scottish countryside. Another great course is located near the ocean, Silverknowes Golf Course, if you want some of that fresh ocean breeze as you play. To be honest, no matter if you are a professional or a novice, looking for woodland, parkland or linksland courses, you will definitely find something near Edinburgh.

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PAPHOS

Golf in Paphos

Golf has recently grown stronger on Cyprus, and the same can be said for the area surrounding the ancient town of Paphos. Here you will find the newly built (2010) Elea Golf Club, hailed by famous Golf World Magazine as "The World’s Most Exciting New Courses of 2010". You can also find 18 hole courses of Minthis Hills Golf Club, Secret Valley Golf Club and Aphrodite Hills Golf, all within 20 kilometers of Paphos. Playing on these courses might just be the best way to experience the natural beauty of Cyprus.

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PHILADELPHIA

Golf in Philadelphia

There are many great opportunities for golf near Philadelphia. Cobbs Creek is one of the best public clubs, featuring two 18 hole courses: The Olde Course and The Karakung Course. Both of them have been named on lists of the best courses in the United States and are great places to go if you are looking for quality golf. There are several other courses that will make for great rounds of golf, including Juniata Golf Course, Bala Golf Club and Franklin D. Roosevelt Golf Club.

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PHNOM PENH

Golf in Phnom Penh

There are a couple of great 18 hole courses near Phnom Penh. Grand Phnom Penh Golf Club is the most centrally located and features an intelligently designed course by golfing legend Jack Nicklaus. You can also play on Royal Cambodia Phnom Penh Golf Club, a challenging course with many bunkers and water-hazards. A little bit further away lies The Cambodia Golf & Country Club, which was the first golf club in Cambodia when it was built in 1996.

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SANTO DOMINGO

Golf in Santa Domingo

There are two 18 hole courses near Santo Domingo, the best being Las Lagunas Country Club. It features a long front 9 where players have a lot of space on the wide fairways and a back 9 which offers a more difficult challenge with narrow fields of play and small greens, all in all making it a varied course to play on. You can also play on the 27 hole course of Santo Domingo Country Club, a course that is not very difficult and thus is great for beginners.

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SARDINIA

Golf in Sardinia

Sardinia is a great destination for golf! You can play on Pevero Golf Club's 18 hole course that reaches from the popular beaches of Pevero to the bay of Cala di Volpe, getting amazing views of the ocean, the country side and the Sardinian mountains. Arenas Golf & Country Club is another great course, located near the eastern coast embedded in a lush forest with beautiful small lakes. One of the best courses on Sardinia is Circolo Golf Is Molas near Pula. It features a 27 hole course that demands long and precise shots that only advanced players know how to hit.

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SICILY

Golf in Sicily

The romantic island of Sicily can be the perfect place for a relaxing vacation, and one of the most popular activities on the island is golf! On Donnafugata Golf Resort & SPA you can play on two different courses, an 18 hole parkland course and an 18 hole links course. The courses complement each other in style. While the parklands course is more straightforward and rewards consistant play, the links course rewards, and punishes, risky play. Verdura Golf Club is another amazing golfing extravaganza, also with two 18 hole courses and an additional 9 hole par 3 course, that can be a lot of fun to play.

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WARSAW

Golf in Warsaw

Warsaw can indeed be a great place to go if you are looking for a nice golf vacation. Golf & Country Club First Warsaw is located near river Vistula, which makes an appearance on several of the 18 holes. It is a challenging course which requires a lot of strategy from players in order to avoid the many obstacles on the course. Another great course can be found at Sobienie Krolewskie Golf & Country Club. It is a beautiful, flat parkland course that offer a scenic experience as well as a well designed golfing experience.

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WASHINGTON DC

Golf in Washington DC

There are a couple of excellent public golf courses in Washington DC. East Potomac Golf Course is the most centrally located and offers two 18 hole courses, the Blue Course and the White Course, alongside the popular 9 hole par 3 course. Langston Course & D.R. and Rock Creek Park Golf Course are two other great 18 hole courses that are open to the public and offers well designed experiences no matter if you are an experienced golfer or more of a novice. There are also many private country clubs in the area, but those usually require you to be invited by a member.

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ZAGREB

Golf in Zagreb

There are two great golf clubs in Zagreb. Golf & Country Club Zagreb offers an 18 hole course and a 9 hole course. It is located very close to the city along the Sava River and is usually described as a rather difficult course to play on, even challenging professionals thanks to the back tees that can be chosen to make the course longer. Golf Club Schloss Mokrice features the other 18 hole golf course located near Zagreb. This course is also challenging, making sure that you use all of your clubs and your wit as you traverse the scenic course.

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GENOA

Golf in Genoa

There are two great 18 hole courses near Genoa. St. Anna Golf Club is located in the hills above Arenzano and uses the fantastic landscape both as scenery and as a natural part of the course. The elevation on the course can be difficult, where the greens are on top of small hills and where it can be hard to predict the length of your shots. This makes the course a rather challenging one, but also a very fun one! The other course is located on Golf Club Rapallo a short car ride east of Genoa. A great course with a beautiful view of the ocean and the surrounding mountains.

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COLOGNE

Golf in Cologne

Cologne is a great place to go if you are looking for quality golf. Golf Club Leverkusen offers a great 18 hole course with beautiful lakes in a woodland course. Kölner Golfclub offers two 18 hole courses, Championship Course and Links Course. They complement each other extremely well, where the Championship Course is tailored towards the advanced players and the Links Course is a little bit more relaxed. There are several more courses near Cologne, for example Golf- und Land-Club Köln, V-Golf Sankt Urbanus and Golf-Club Ford Köln just to name a few.

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HERAKLION

Golf in Heraklion

About 20 kilometers from Heraklion you will find The Crete Golf Club, an amazing 18 hole course well worth the drive. It is the only 18 hole course on the island and is considered one of the beast in the Mediterranean. What really sticks out is how the design and the landscape seamlessly go together, creating a golf and nature harmony. The course is also challenging with some elevation changes and well placed bunkers, making it a fun course to play no matter if you are new to the game of golf or more of a veteran player. Don't miss it if you are in Heraklion!

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FARO

Golf in Faro

There are many courses in the area surrounding Faro. One of the most eye-pleasing courses can be found at San Lorenzo Golf Course & Le Meridien Dona Filipa. It is also a great course if you are looking to relax since it is not very difficult. Pinheiros Altos Campo de Golfe is another great club that features three 9 hole courses to make a total 27 holes for you to play on. It is situated on the Ria Formosa nature reserve just outside of town, making it a great place to go if you are looking for a nature experience. Other great courses include Quinta do Lago Laranjal, Quinta do Lago South and Quinta do Lago North.

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MACAU

Golf in Macau

Caesars Golf Macau is the premier place to go if you are looking for golf in Macau. It is a rather lavish club but still welcomes tourists at affordable rates. The course is 18 holes and is packed with water-hazards, making it a rather difficult course if you are having problem keeping your shots straight. If you want to go for those extra long shots, you will have to balance risk versus reward, which make strategic choices very important and thus make it a course that professionals generally love.

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PERTH

Golf in Perth

There are over 30 courses locates within 20 kilometers of Perth, making it a great destination if you are a golf lover. Some of the best public courses include the 27 hole Collier Park Golf Course, 36 hole Wembley Golf Complex and 18 hole Maylands Peninsula Golf Course. No matter where you go, your golfing needs surely will be met!

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PISA

Golf in Pisa

There is one 18 hole course located near Pisa: Golf & Country Club Cosmopolitan. It is a parkland course with a lot of open spaces and it is located near the ocean which means that strong winds will do its best to make a mark on your round of golf. This is why the course is seen as very challenging, and also makes it a varied experience to play here.

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TALLINN

Golf in Tallinn

There are a couple of really nice golf courses near Tallinn, though you will need a car to reach them. Suuresta Golf is a beautiful 18 hole course located about 20 kilometers south of Tallinn, Estonian Golf & Country Club is a 27 hole golf course that lies about 20 kilometers to the east and Niitvälja Golf Course is an 18 hole course located about 25 kilometers to the west. Closest to the city is Viimsi Golfiklubi, located on the coast to the Baltic Sea.

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ZURICH

Golf in Zurich

Using the natural beauty of the area surrounding Zurich, designing golf courses here could almost be considered cheating! Golf & Country Club Zürich is one of the most centrally located courses and offers a great 18 hole course filled with challenges, mostly in the form of unexpected elevation changes. Golf Club Breitenloo is another great 18 hole course, embedded in the surrounding forest and in the Furt-Valley near Zurich you will find Golfpark Otelfingen Golfclub Lägern, an 18 hole course known for its scenic nature.

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ATLANTA

Golf in Atlanta

Atlanta is a great place to go if you are looking for quality golf. At Druid Hills Golf Club you will find an excellent 18 hole course that blends in with the natural surroundings of Druid Hills. It was created by famous golf architect Bob Crupp, who made it both challenging and relaxing at the same time. Another great 18 hole course can be found at East Lake Golf Club. It is the oldest golf club in Atlanta as it was founded in 1904, and it is also one of the most scenic with reflecting lakes well groomed trees and bushes. Other courses nearby include Cross Creek Golf Course, The Golfers' Club at Fort McPherson and Bobby Jones Golf Club.

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BAKERSFIELD

Golf in Bakersfield

There are a couple of really nice golf courses in the outskirts of Bakersfield. Sundale Country Club has a moderately challenging 18 hole course where you can enjoy a relaxing round of golf. If you are more advanced you can play from the back tees, making it a really challenging course. Kern River Golf Course is located northeast of Bakersfield near the Southern Sierra Nevada Mountains. It is a really fun course to play on, and a scenic one too as you get amazing views for the mountains as you play.

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BUFFALO

Golf in Buffalo

There are many great and affordable courses in Buffalo. Fort Erie Golf Club features an 18 hole course that delivers lush fairways, willow trees and some great bunkering in order to make it a relaxing but at the same time challenging course. Delaware Park Golf Course, Grover Cleveland Golf Course and Beaver Island State Park Golf Course are three other great alternatives where you don't have to empty your wallet in order to have a great round of golf.

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HOLLYWOOD

Golf in Hollywood

Where movie dreams come true, so can your golfing dreams. At public courses Harding Golf Course and Wilson Golf Course you can play 18 holes of inspiring golf. Well groomed fairways, reflecting lakes, well placed sand bunkers and trees standing tall and proud in the middle of the course, trying to block your path. These are just some of the qualities of these Hollywood courses. Make sure to check them out when you are there!

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MARRAKECH

Golf in Marrakech

There are some truly lavish golf courses in Marrakech. Royal Golf de Marrakech is one of the most popular courses and features a 27 hole experience among palm trees and undulating fairways. The Montgomerie Marrakech is an 18 hole course named after golfing legend Colin Montgomerie, and features a beautiful course framed by olive trees and fountains, with breathtaking views of the Atlas and the Koutoubia. There are many more amazing courses in Marrakech, for example Noria Golf Club, Golf Club Amelkis and PalmGolf Club Marrakech just to name a few centrally located clubs. If you are looking for great golf, Marrakech is an excellent destination.

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OAKLAND

Golf in Oakland

Just a couple of minutes outside of Oakland you will find Chuck Corica Golf Complex, a golfers paradise with two 18 hole courses and one 9 hole par 3 course. If you are looking for great golf in a fantastic setting, you should look no further. But if that is still not enough to satisfy you golfing needs, there are still more courses in the area, including Metropolitan Golf Links and Monarch Bay Golf Club just to name two of the closest located public courses.

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RALEIGH

Golf in Raleigh

One of the best golf courses in Raleigh can be found at Lonnie Poole Golf Club. It was designed by golfing legend Arnold Palmer and features an 18 hole course with amazing views of the Raleigh skyline. It will challenge you with smart elevation changes, where you will have to carefully choose your clubs when determining distances that get a little bit distorted when you are standing on a hill, aiming down at the greens. Other courses you shouldn't miss in Raleigh include Raleigh Golf Association, Hedingham Golf & Athletic Club and Wil-Mar Golf Course, all located within 10 kilometers of the inner city.

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KANSAS CITY

Golf in Kansas City

There are many different ways to enjoy golf. In Kansas City, you can experience the traditional 18 hole courses as well as par 3 courses and even so called "FootGolf", where you play golf with your feet. It is definitely a fun thing to try out, no matter if you're an avid golfer or just enjoy the nature experiences that come with golf courses, but have never held a club before. You can do all of this at Heart of America Golf Academy, just 10 kilometers out of town. Other great, traditional courses include Royal Meadows Golf Club and Swope Memorial Golf Course, both offering great public golf to affordable rates.

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SACRAMENTO

Golf in Sacramento

There are several great and affordable public courses in Sacramento, and the best one might be Haggin Oaks Golf Complex. It features two 18 hole courses, distinctly showcasing the genius of golf architect Alister MacKenzie in the early 20th century. He became a golf architect before bulldozers or other heavy machinery was being used, so his courses has always been about using the natural elements of the landscape to create beautiful, complex and fun courses, and the two courses in Haggin Oaks are no exceptions. You can also play on Bing Maloney Golf Course and Bartley Cavanaugh Golf Course, both featuring great 18 hole courses that won't empty your wallet.

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SANTA ROSA

Golf in Santa Rosa

One of the best golf courses near Santa Rosa can be found at Bennett Valley Golf Club. The course opened to the anticipating public in 1969 and has since been a favorite among the locals. It is set in the beautiful nature on the base of Bennett Peak, lined with native oak, redwood and pine trees. No matter if you are there during the summer, spring or fall, this course will give you a breathtaking nature experience. Other great courses within 10 kilometers of Santa Rosa include Foxtail Golf Club and Oakmont Golf Club West.

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EL PASO

Golf in El Paso

In the rigid terrain and with the Franklin Mountains ever present as a backdrop, golf in El Paso can give you quite the unique golf experience. You can try the 27 hole course of Ascarate Municipal Golf Club, or the 36 hole golfing extravaganza of Underwood Golf Complex. You won't be disappointed in the variety of golf design and scenic beauty on these courses.

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SAVANNAH

Golf in Savannah

There are a couple of great public courses you can go to in order to experience the relaxing nature and great design of golf in Savannah. Bacon Park Golf Course will give you a great 18 hole experience and is often called Georgia's true gem or a "Walk in the park", which alludes to that it is both quite easy and literally set in a park. If you want more of a challenge, head over to The Club at Savannah Harbor's 18 hole course or Hunter Golf Course, both located within 10 kilometers of the inner city.

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LUND

Golf in Lund

The best place to play golf in Lund is at Lund Academic Golf Club. The course is situated in the beautiful nature reserve of Kungsmarken with unique flora and 18 challenging golf holes. The scenic nature reserve will guide you through archaeological and botanical sights that enhances a well designed course. If you go by car you can also reach Örestads Golfklubb and Kävlinge Golfklubb about 10 kilometers from Lund's city center.

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SANTA BARBARA

Golf in Santa Barbara

There are quite a few golf clubs in Santa Barbara, though many of them are private country clubs. The best public course is definitely Santa Barbara Golf Club, featuring an 18 hole course that is well maintained and extremely popular, so you probably should book in advance. You will get great views of the mountains and the Channel Islands as you do your best to hit the greens.

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FORT LAUDERDALE

Golf in Fort Lauderdale

Many of the courses in Fort Lauderdale are restricted to members and their guests, but at Palm-Aire Country Club & Resort everyone is welcome, including traveling golfers. The best thing about it is that you can get more than a week's worth of golf here, as they boast five (!) 18 hole courses. Every course has its own identity, but the most important part for the club has always been that everyone should feel welcome to play on each of the courses, so you can vary the challenge level by choosing up to five different tee distances on every hole. Much praise has been said about Palm-Aire Country Club. You should definitely go see it for yourself!

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LEIPZIG

Golf in Leipzig

Golf Park Leipzig is the premier place for golf in Leipzig. Here you can play on their 18 hole course, 9 hole course, 6 hole course or a combination of them. You will find it in the northern edge of Leipzig in the suburbs of Seehausen. There are also other places to play, though you will have to travel a bit to reach them. Golf & Country Club Leipzig is located about 20 kilometers from the city center Golfclub Leipzig about 25 kilometers. Still though, if you feel up for a short road trip, these courses will deliver well maintained courses in the scenic countryside.

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NANTES

Golf in Nantes

There are a couple of beautiful courses in close vicinity of Nantes. Golf de Carquefou is located about 15 minutes from the city. It is located in and around the Gardens of Epinay Castle and features a hilly course with some truly breathtaking sights. Golf de Nantes is another great course, albeit a little bit more challenging than Golf de Carquefou. You will find it in Château de Buron northwest of the city. Closest to the city center is Golf de Nantes Erdre, a hilly 18 hole course with undulating fairways and greens, making it a quite difficult course to play on.

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SANTA MONICA

Golf in Santa Monica

There are many courses in Los Angeles that is located nearby, but if you want to stay near Santa Monica, Rancho Park Golf Course is your best bet. As the name suggests it is located in Rancho Park and features 18 holes on a par 71 public course. It is framed beautifully by trees native to the park, and will give you a nice, relaxing challenge.

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WICHITA

Golf in Wichita

There are over 20 courses in Wichita, the most centrally located being Arthur B. Sim Park Golf Course. It is an 18 hole course that features winding fairways as it follows the Arkansas River, while the city of Wichita is ever present as a backdrop. Close by you will find MacDonald Golf Course, one of the most popular public courses in Wichita and the short but sweet L.W Clapp Memorial Golf Course. There's a lot of golf to experience in Wichita, but make sure to call in advance to secure your tee time!

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GUANGZHOU

Golf in Guangzhou

In Guangzhou you can find some of the most lavish courses in the world, which accurately reflect the impact they can make on your wallet. While expensive, playing on Lotus Hill Golf Resort or Peach Garden Golf Club can be experiences of a lifetime if you are a golf fanatic. They are designed in the most spectacular ways, witch unique design and incredible artificial scenery combined with the natural beauty of the Chinese countryside.

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JOHANNESBURG

Golf in Johannesburg

There are 40 courses near Johannesburg, making it a great destination for a lengthy golf vacation. Linksfield Golf Club is one of the best with its three 18 hole courses, each with its own identity. You can also play on Houghton Golf Club, Royal Johannesburg and Kensington Golf Club and the most centrally located, Observatory Golf Club. These courses in Johannesburg are public and usually not very expensive to play on so you can fit in many courses during your stay.

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CHARLESTON

Golf in Charleston

There are a couple of really nice public courses in Charleston. Patriots Point Links is one of the most centrally located as it is situated on the edge of Charlston Harbor, giving you a great view of the ocean as the ships from all over the world arrive and depart. Other great centrally located courses include Charleston Municipal Golf Course, Shadowmoss Plantation Golf Club and RiverTowne Country Club.

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BYRON BAY

Golf in Byron Bay

The premier place to play golf in Byron Bay is on the Byron Bay Golf Course. It is an 18 hole championship course that will provide a great challenge, much thanks to the unpredictable coastal winds and the unforgiving course layout, where the holes go up and down, forcing you to constantly be aware of how the wind blows. You will be rewarded with super long shots on some holes, and with some strategic thinking you can hit shots that would be impossible on some days. Playing here is definitely an enjoyable experience, so don't miss it if you are in Byron Bay.

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FLAGSTAFF

Golf in Flagstaff

While there are quite a few courses in Flagstaff, most of them are private where only members and their guests can play. But at Continental Country Club you are welcome to play a relaxing round of golf, and even rest in their spa and eat at the restaurant. It features a challenging 18 hole course with amazing views of the surrounding mountains.

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GIRONA

Golf in Girona

There are a couple of really nice courses in Girona. Golf Girona is the most centrally located, taking place 180 meters above sea level. This makes for a challenging course, as the terrain is very hilly, with elevation changes everywhere. It also makes for a fantastic nature experience where you can feel truly immersed in the Spanish countryside. A little bit further away you can find more great courses, for example PGA Golf de Catalunya and Mas Pagès Golf.

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HANGZHOU

Golf in Hangzhou

In Hangzhou, you can play on Hangzhou Westlake International Golf & Country Club and Lake Hill Golf Hangzhou. Both courses are great 18 hole experiences, where nature and golf design meet in the most pleasant way. Challenge yourself from the back tee or have a relaxing round of playful golf from the front tee. These clubs will be fun to play no matter if you are a regular golfer or more of a casual one.

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MARSEILLE

Golf in Marseille

There are a few nice golf courses near Marseille. The most centrally located is Golf de Marseille-La Salette, an 18 hole course with undulating fairways and an overall quite challenging, hilly terrain. A bit further away you will find 18 hole course Golf Club d' Aix Marseille and Sainte Victoire Golf Club, both featuring 18 hole courses with magnificent views and well designed courses.

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PONTA DELGADA

Golf in Ponta Delgada

There are two amazing golf courses that you have to check out if you are looking for golf during your stay in Ponta Delgada. Furnas Golf Course was the first golf course built here and offers a scenic 18 hole course with beautiful, tropical nature as you play with mountains surrounding you. The other course is called Batalha Golf Course and features a flat 18 hole course with undulating fairways and many water hazards, especially around the greens which makes for a rather difficult course.

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PUNTA CANA

Golf in Punta Cana

There are many great golf courses near Punta Cana where you can enjoy a relaxing round of golf. On Catalonia Caribe Golf Club, you can play on an 18 hole course which with its clear blue lakes and palm trees really encompass that Caribbean feel. Punta Cana Resort & Club is another great club, featuring a 45 hole golfing extravaganza by the coast, giving you both the dramatic side of golf with great winds and risky shots as well as the more relaxing parkland golf experience on parts of the course. Overall, there is a lot to see in terms of golf in Punta Cana.

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ADELAIDE

Golf in Adelaide

There is a lot to experience in Adelaide if you are looking for golf during your stay. North Adelaide Golf Club is the most centrally located public golf club and features two great 18 hole courses as well as a 9 hole par 3 course. Just 15 minutes from the city center you will find Kooyonga Golf Club, a championship golf club that has been the venue for many international tournaments and offers a great challenge if you are a seasoned golfer. Up on the Adelaide hills you can play on Mount Osmond Golf Club, a scenic 18 hole course with great views of the surrounding area of Adelaide.

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MANCHESTER

Golf in Manchester

There are over 70 courses you can play on near Manchester, so it is no exaggeration to claim that this is a golfers paradise. Fairfield Golf and Sailing Club is one of the most centrally located courses, and features a great 18 hole course alongside the nature reservoir in the area. Close by you will find the undulating 18 hole course of Brookdale Golf Club. It is an idyllic course with breathtaking views that can be enjoyed by everyone, no matter if you are an avid golfer or more of a beginner. Blackley Course is another great one. With its 6.000 yards it is not the longest course, but it is one that requires a lot of skill and accuracy.

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CARDIFF

Golf in Cardiff

The Brits are famously obsessed with golf and the city of Cardiff is no exception. There are over 50 courses nearby, the closest to the city center being Cardiff Golf Club, a beautiful parkland course with a lot of history as it has been the main place for public golf in Cardiff since 1921. Of course, you can find many more courses nearby, for example Dinas Powys Golf Club, a great parkland course with stunning views of the Bristol Channel and Llanishen Golf Club, a friendly course where golfers can enjoy spectacular views on the hills of Cardiff.

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