#5 The Review: Handara Golf & Resort Bali

Handara Golf & Resort Bali

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A review of golfscape’s partner course, Handara Golf & Resort, highlighting top features, key stats, and first-hand reviews from community members.

Handara Golf & Resort’s Top Features:

Holes: 18 | Par: 72 | Length: 6,983 yards | Golf Season: Year-round

Handara Golf & Resort Bali is a mountain golf resort located near Bedugul with a world-class difference. The first golf & country club resort to open in Bali was voted by Golf Magazine as ‘One of the 50 Greatest Golf Courses in the World.’ The 18-hole, par-72 championship Handara golf course was masterfully designed by five-time British Open champion Peter Thomson as well as Michael Wolveridge and Ronald Fream. Handara is considered to be one of the toughest golf courses in Asia.

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Top 10 Amazing Things to Do in Bali

Bali Indonesia

golfscape defines why Bali is THE ultimate bucket list hotspot with a guide on the top 10 things to do during your visit.

The island is commonly thought of as a tropical paradise for beach lovers however, the coastal landscape is just a small portion of what is on offer. Bali is famous for its vivid scenery, rich flora, and rehabilitating spiritualism, a winning combination for an amazing vacation. Visitors can expect a memorable stay with a destination full of adventurous attractions…

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5 World-Class Golf Courses To Tick Off Your Bucket List

Bucket List Golf Destinations

golfscape has put together a list of 5 world-class courses that you need to add to your bucket list.

It was a difficult selection process and the choices are based on course difficulty and location… you can’t beat a challenge amongst a tropical beach. Check out the courses that made it onto the golfers ultimate destination bucket list.

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Sharjah Golf & Shooting Club – Hosts of The European Senior Tour

Sharjah Golf & Shooting Club - Family Day Out

Sharjah Golf & Shooting Club is located 20 minutes from Dubai International Airport and is a fantastic golf course to take your family to when playing golf in Dubai. Don’t be frightened by the name, this club offers golf for all the family and much more.

Designed by internationally acclaimed architect Peter Harradine, this 9 hole golf course is fully floodlit to play from 7:30AM in the morning to 11:00PM. Played morning or night, this oasis of Paspalum grass will provide a par 72 layout that stretches in excess of the 7,300 yard mark. A pleasure to play but a challenge to par, the course offers between 5 and 7 different tees on every hole, vast water features, generous fairways, large and challenging bunkers and unique undulations; all of which ensure this golfing paradise offers a fair but tough test to every level of golfer and one you will relish time and time again.

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WIN: The Biggest UAE Golf Giveaway

UAE Golf Giveaway

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INFOGRAPHIC: Anatomy of a Golf Swing

Here at golfscape, we are very aware that golf can often be a challenging game. This is why we have created a handy infographic with some golf tips to ensure that when you turn up to a brilliant golf course in Dubai, you don’t get frustrated.

The infographic breaks down what makes the perfect golf swing. From grip, ball position, tempo, stance and swing, we have it all covered. There is no better feeling than have a good round of golf, so hopefully we can help you towards this.

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So, you think you know your golfing?

Since the game of golf was first dreamt up by the lonely, bored farmers of Scotland (or so we imagine), the game has built up an impressive repertoire of facts and statistics. With the vision of golf changing globally, the faces of the sport have to transcend the stigma that was previously attached in the days of our grandfathers. With masters of style emerging in the sport, such as Ryo Ishikawa, a new kind of golf culture has begun to emerge. The kind of golf culture that sees forecasting in publications like GQ and leading from the rise of upcoming stylish golfers such as Kyle Stanley and Luke Donald.

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Gary Stal wins the 10th Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship

The tenth anniversary of the Abu Dhabi Golf Championship has come to an end. With an amazing final round between Gary Stal, Rory McIlroy, and Martin Keymer.

Now is your turn to play at the Abu Dhabi Golf Club to repeat the achievement made by Gary Stal. Don’t miss any of the golf courses in the United Arab Emirates before going home. Book now from our platform and get instant confirmations.

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Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship #ADGolfChamps

Abu Dhabi Golf Club

Everything is ready for the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship. Let the game begin!

Teeing off in 2006 and quickly becoming established as a favourite event for players and spectators alike, the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship is recognised as one of the biggest events on the European Tour, regularly attracting some of golf’s most famous names. Since its inception by TCA Abu Dhabi, it has been staged at the sublime Abu Dhabi Golf Club as part of the Tour’s Gulf Swing.

In 2011, as part of a five-year partnership with HSBC the event’s prize fund raised to US $2.7 million – an increase of US $500,000 – making it the richest purse of the Gulf Swing. The partnership ushered in a new era for the Championship and golf in Abu Dhabi, and TCA Abu Dhabi, together with HSBC, are committed to hosting the event’s most impressive playing field.

Over the years, the Championship has consistently attracted a world-class field of the game’s top international stars, and boasts a player field unmatched in the region and among the best on the European Tour!

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