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​Scotland: Home of Golf - Book Review

Scotland: Home of Golf - Photography by Iain M. Lowe and Christopher J. Lowe - Text and Illustrations by David Joy... There can be no argument with the book's title – Scotland is the home of golf.

​Scotland: Home of Golf - Book Review

​Top 50 Golf Courses of New Zealand 2021

It’s just over two years since we published our last New Zealand rankings, so it’s high time for a reappraisal. Thanks largely to strict Kiwi government covid measures, which made foreign travel virtually impossible last year, golf within the country is in rude health...

​Top 50 Golf Courses of New Zealand 2021

Review of the Month March 2021 – Painswick

Painswick is nowhere near the Top 100 of golf courses in England, but as an experience with no concern about the modern influences in the game, the course is right up there. It is cranky and gives endless enjoyment, although your scorecard seems quite irrelevant.

Review of the Month March 2021 – Painswick

Top 20 Golf Courses of the Middle East 2021

Our latest Middle East rankings are dominated by courses from the UAE but there are representatives from another six nations included in the listings. We can also announce three new entries, with Dubai Hills leading the way.

Top 20 Golf Courses of the Middle East 2021

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​Top 50 Golf Courses of Mexico 2020

Jose, El Tamarindo was closed when we published our Mexico Top 50 last June. We believe it is due to reopen as a Four Seasons resort later this year. If you kno...

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Royal Aberdeen (Balgownie)

In response to the review comments can I please point out that the 4 ball rating is a typo and I can't correct it, I scored it 5.5Hope this helps

Royal Aberdeen (Balgownie)

Greg, I noticed you gave Luffness New 5 1/2 and Kilspindie 5 balls. I'm assuming 4 balls is a typo for Royal Aberdeeen?

Royal Aberdeen (Balgownie)

A 4 ball rating for Royal Aberdeen - does the scale still go up to 6? You have high standards Greg (especially considering the James Braid connection)!