Articles tagged “golf”

Business Travel

Potential Coronavirus Links Lead to Cancellation of Golf, Cycling Events

Exchanges of fist bumps and kisses are being discouraged among athletes in various sporting events. No word yet on traditional pats on the butt, however.

Potential Coronavirus Links Lead to Cancellation of Golf, Cycling Events

Tourism

Georgia’s Sea Island Resort Now Blends Wellness With Golf Training

The author took a session with fitness guru Randy Myers at the famed Georgia resort’s new Golf Performance Center. This is a great illustration of the rise of wellness as a luxury travel trend.

Georgia’s Sea Island Resort Now Blends Wellness With Golf Training

Tourism

Wisconsin Builds Momentum as Destination Golfers’ Paradise

Golf has become big business in Wisconsin. The Badger State may be famed for its "frozen tundra" during fall football season, but come summer it richly rewards destination golfers, who no longer need to head across the pond.

Wisconsin Builds Momentum as Destination Golfers’ Paradise

Hotels

Trump Organization to Spend $46 Million Expanding Irish Golf Resort

Given the west of Ireland resort has yet to make a profit, the Trump family must be hoping a multi-million dollar investment will pay off sometime in the not too distant future.

Trump Organization to Spend $46 Million Expanding Irish Golf Resort

Tourism

New Zealand Looks to Golf Tourism to Boost Foreign Visitation

Even to a non golfer, those rolling green hills are attractive. And its smart for NZ to diversify its activities.

New Zealand Looks to Golf Tourism to Boost Foreign Visitation

Tourism

America Is Leading the World in Golf Tourism Growth

Golf tourism is a niche kind of travel, but one that attracts higher spending given the nature of resorts and destinations associated with the sport.

America Is Leading the World in Golf Tourism Growth

Airlines

It Costs More on Ryanair to Fly a Golf Bag Than a Human

The real question here is what self-respecting golfer would trust his or her clubs to the baggage crews at Ryanair?

Tourism

Golf tourism goes outside traditional strongholds for growth

Golf has to go outside of its traditional strongholds of western hemisphere to garner bigger growth, and luckily for it, rising countries of Asia are taking to it in a big way.

Business Travel

Cycling is the new golf: Business travel industry, are you listening?

Golf and golf courses have been a mainstay of business travel industry, but are they looking at alternatives like building cycling programs? Some like Kimpton, Fairmont and a few boutiques are looking at early experiments.

Cycling is the new golf: Business travel industry, are you listening?

Tourism

Donald Trump’s Scottish resort one step closer to windmill-packed seascape

As an alternative, perhaps Mr. Trump can capture and store the hot air he generates, potentially meeting the energy needs of all of the UK.

Donald Trump’s Scottish resort one step closer to windmill-packed seascape