Golfers fall in love with courses for their beautiful views, world-class services, and impeccable layouts. Some golfers also have a love to hate relationship with all those courses that really test their ability. The golfscape team has been researching the most challenging courses to play in Asia with the help of journalists, professional golfers, and designers. Take a look at the golf courses that give an incredible game whilst also leaving players determined to complete some of the hardest holes in Asia.Continue reading →
The advantages of living on a golf course are clear – wake up, sip your morning coffee, and gaze out to the sun-drenched course awaiting you
Over the years, the concept of living at a golf course has flourished globally. All you have to do is pack your bags and hit the greens! Adding to that, most properties are situated at world-class championship courses, which truly allows you to sharpen your skills. All of this with the peace of mind knowing that your tee time is either free or discounted. From modern apartments with sunlit terraces to light and airy villas with spectacular views, the living choices are endless. In this feature, we highlight 5 outstanding residential benefits you may or may not expect to reap when you’re waking up next to your favorite course.Continue reading →
Travel around 22 courses, swing your way through 396 holes, and experience over 12 world-class designers at Mission Hills China. Discover the unforgettable courses that make up the world’s largest golf resort.
Part 2 of our Mission Hills China feature reveals the beautiful courses that complete this Guinness World Record facility. The resort is located between three neighboring cities, Haikou, Shenzhen, and Dongguan. Each course displaying the works of internationally renowned designers and treasuring the most memorable moments in golf history. With Brian Curley having designed all 10 courses at Mission Hills Haikou, other design legends include Jack Nicklaus, Greg Norman, Sir Nick Faldo and many more. Join golfscape on the journey through China’s greatest golf facility.
golfscape takes a look inside the world’s largest golf resort, Mission Hills. Discover how founder Dr. David Chu brought golf to China with a vision, determination, and goodwill.
“His mission was to bring China to the world and the world to China.” – Tenniel Chu, Group Vice-Chairman, Mission Hills.
The story so far…
Founded in 1992 by Dr. David Chu, Mission Hills is the largest golfing resort in the world featuring a total of 396 holes accredited by the Guinness World Records. Altogether, there are 12 courses at Mission Hills Shenzhen and another 10 courses at the group’s Haikou complex on Hainan Island. Mission Hills Group has expanded its business across the cities of Dongguan, Shenzhen, and Haikou and invested a total of 40 billion RMB in Mainland China.
Role models, race, and gender – Felicity Shiba takes golfscape through her journey in golf
On the 8th of March, every year, the world celebrates International Women’s Day. A day to highlight the social, economic, political, and cultural achievements of women. We couldn’t think of a better way to commemorate this day, other than putting a spotlight on women in golf. golfscape interviews South Africa’s Felicity Shiba, a golfer, a fashion designer, a writer, and a mommy (to name a few!) In the interview Felicity shares her incredible journey through golf, from her greatest achievements to equality in the sport.
“A woman is the full circle. Within her is the power to create, nurture, and transform.” — Diane Mariechild
In light of Valentine’s Day, golfscape shines a light on the golf courses most loved and appreciated by golfers.
What’s a better day than Valentine’s Day to spread some love towards beautiful golf courses across the world? Discover golfscape’s most loved courses in some of our favorite golf destinations. Read the reviews from the golfers that have fallen in love with the courses that they chose to tee off at.
7 Health Benefits of Playing Golf
In light of the new year, golfscape has put together a list of health benefits that people can gain from playing golf.
The benefits range from your physical state all the way to your psyche. If you haven’t played in years, don’t play regularly or have been meaning to learn the game, these essential benefits are worth noting. Here are a few healthy reasons to get down to the golf course a whole lot more in 2019… You can thank us later.
“Golf doesn’t just add years to your life; it can also add life to your years” – Golf and Health Project
Having trouble finding the perfect golf gift? golfscape has put together the ultimate golf gift guide, to help you on your hunt for the best present.
Whether you’re doing the buying or the wishful thinking, these gift ideas are here to save the day. From golf watches to spa getaways, you’ll be sure to find golf presents that will impress this holiday season in this ultimate golf gift guide.
This Halloween golfscape invites you to discover some of the golf world’s ghostly greens…
golfscape introduces you to the golf courses that will leave you with goosebumps…even in warm weather. Let’s dive into the mysterious stories of golf courses that are graced with beautiful landscapes, yet hide bits of history that will scare even the bravest amongst golfers. Are you ready?
On the 19th October 2018, the prestigious IAGTO Awards ceremony was held in Slovenia during the annual International Golf Travel Market (IGTM).
IAGTO, the world’s leading golf tourism organization named Mission Hills Haikou, Asia Pacific Golf Resort of the Year. The result of a vote by more than 600 international golf tour operators.