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Top 5 “Public” Golf Courses by Rees Jones

The son of legendary golf course architect Robert Trent Jones and brother of course designer Robert Trent Jones Jr, Rees Jones has worked on over 100 golf courses during his career after forming his own firm in 1974.  Jones is known for his brutally penal and strategic layouts. All Square reviews five of his greatest works. […]

Your golf trip to Southwest Ireland – Cork

All Square has planned the perfect itinerary for a golfing trip to the southwest coast of Ireland, home to some of the finest golf courses in the world. Our itinerary includes three world renowned golf courses and excellent nearby accommodation. Let us take you on the golfing trip of a lifetime. Get a quote now […]

Pattaya: Amazing Golf & Beautiful Beaches

The resort city of Pattaya, on Thailand’s eastern Gulf coast, is known for its great cuisine, sun-kissed beaches and dynamic nightlife. But it’s also a golfers’ paradise with more than 20 fantastic courses designed by the world’s leading architects, including Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player and Peter Thomson, within a couple of hours of the city […]

Your golf trip to South Africa – Western Cape

All Square has planned the perfect itinerary for a golfing vacation to South Africa‘s Western Cape. Our guide includes five world class golf courses within easy reach of Cape Town, along with excellent accommodation options. Let us take you on the trip of a lifetime. Get a quote now Suggested arrival airport: Cape Town International […]

Top 5 “Public” Golf Courses by Tom Doak

With the world renowned Pacific Dunes and Barnbougle among his credits, American golf course architect Tom Doak is one of the most sought-after designers in the business. A former pupil of legendary architect Pete Dye, Doak has gained worldwide respect for his natural, minimalist style. His company, Renaissance Golf Design, is one of the world’s leading […]

Alexander Verschaeren – First Luxembourgish pro in over 10 years

Alexander Verschaeren will be representing the face of Luxembourg on the Pro Golf Tour in 2020. We sat down with him to discuss his choice of turning pro, his ambitions for next season and more importantly to get to know him. Your Golfing Life How did you get into golf? I got into golf through […]

The Top 7 Golf Experiences in Shanghai

Shanghai’s booming economy has placed it centre stage in China‘s rapidly growing golf industry. The city hosts one of the four prestigious World Golf Championships on the PGA Tour and is home to some excellent courses. Here’s our guide to 7 of the best. Sheshan International Golf Club This 7,226-yard, par 72 Nelson & Haworth […]

Your Golf Trip to Monterey, California

California’s Monterey Peninsula has held a special place in the hearts of golfers for nearly a century. Beautiful ocean views, challenging layouts, and 5-star accommodations make this destination a must-visit for golf enthusiasts of all skill levels.  Boasting a storied history of both professional and amateur golf, this area is a hotbed for great courses, […]

Top 4 “Public” Golf Courses by Gil Hanse

American golf course architect Gil Hanse is known for his minimalist and strategic designs. After working with legendary designer Tom Doak, Hanse formed his own company, Hanse Golf Course Design, in 1993. He has since become one of the world’s most influential golf course architects. All Square takes a look at some of his greatest […]

WannaHaves – Start Winter Right

The British Arctic explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes sounded like a secret golf fanatic when he famously said: “There is no such thing as bad weather, just inappropriate clothing.”  If you want to keep playing golf this winter, it’s important for performance and enjoyment to have the right gear to keep you dry, warm and mobile. […]

Perfect Partners: Golf & Luxury Watch Brands

For over 50 years, luxury watch brands like Rolex and Omega have been key partners and sponsors of professional golf organisations and events. Their involvement in golf might be bigger than you think. Rolex The enduring relationship between Rolex and golf began in 1967 when ‘The Big Three’, Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player […]

Swiss amateur star Albane Valenzuela turns Pro

Swiss rising star Albane Valenzuela has announced on Instagram that she intends to turn professional immediately and begin her career on the LPGA Tour early in 2020. The talented 21-year-old, currently the No. 2-ranked amateur in the world, said she will now pursue her dream of playing on Tour and returning to the Olympics. The […]

The 8 best golf courses in China

Before the 1980s there were no golf courses in China. Today there are over 500 and hundreds more are in the pipeline. Many are of fantastic quality, designed by some of golf’s most legendary names including Jack Nicklaus, Greg Norman and Tom Weiskopf. Here’s our guide to 8 of the best.  Spring City Golf and […]

The Top 5 Robert von Hagge Golf Courses

During six decades as a golf course architect, Robert von Hagge is credited with the design of more than 250 courses in over 20 countries. His designs are known for punishing, demanding layouts, tight fairways and precise shot making. All Square takes a look at five of his greatest courses. Le Golf National Home to the annual […]

Escape the Winter: Top 5 Golf Trips

If you want to keep playing golf this autumn and winter, here’s five fantastic golf resorts offering you an escape route to sunshine.  West Cliffs Golf Links Obidos, Portugal (50 mins north of Lisbon Airport) Golf course West Cliffs is rated by All Square as the second best course in Portugal. Opened in 2017, it’s […]