New Championship Course Officially Opens at La Romana Golf Club in Dominican Republic

Anthony Webber. Editor-at-Large. iGTN. Hotel guests and golf enthusiasts alike are invited to experience 18 new holes located in the upscale La Romana Golf Club. Grupo Piñero, the parent company of Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts – the leader in all-inclusive resorts in the Caribbean, is pleased to inaugurate an 18-hole championship golf course located within the company’s La Romana Golf Club. It is Grupo Piñero’s second golf course. Located in Dominican Republic’s east coast with a picturesque Caribbean backdrop, La Romana Golf Club also boasts an executive golf course and exclusive amenities for its guests. Designed and built by world-renowned golf course design company, Maverick Design & Construction, Grupo Piñero’s new course also boasts a Club House that features a restaurant and bar with international gourmet cuisine and a boutique with golf equipment and sports clothing. The golf course itself has 18, par 72 holes and a spacious driving range with a sample bunker, chipping green and putting green. La Romana Golf...
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Golf Journeys Launches Tour Visiting North and Central Vietnam

Golf travel specialists, Golf Journeys, today announced the launch of a new 2018 escorted tour to North and Central Vietnam. The 11-day tour features 5-star accommodation throughout and spends time in Hanoi, Ha Long Bay, and Hoi An. Tour participants can play six of Asia’s best golf courses Golf Journeys managing director, Jake Hower, said “Vietnam is a really hot destination for golf right now. It is a great time to visit and play some of the best golf courses found anywhere in Asia.” Asked about the makeup of the tour itinerary Hower voiced his excitement “From previous personal visits, Hanoi, Ha Long Bay, and Hoi An are standout destinations in Vietnam. We’ve designed a tour that spends extended periods of time in the best locations, giving participants the chance to immerse themselves in Vietnamese culture and play the best golf courses, without having to spend hours every day on the road traveling between destinations.” Travelers on the tour will play: Van...
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Norwegian Jewel to Spend Second Season in Australia and New Zealand in Fall 2018/2019

Golf Ahoy Travel. Norwegian Cruise Line opened for sale the line’s 2018/2019 Australia and New Zealand cruises aboard Norwegian Jewel. Following an expansive refurbishment, Norwegian Jewel will spend a second season down under cruising an action-packed series of itineraries taking in the best of Australia including Melbourne, Cairns, Hobart; and New Zealand including Milford Sound, Wellington and Tauranga, as well as itineraries to the South Pacific, Southeast Asia, and a transpacific voyage from Vancouver to Tokyo (Yokohama). In late October 2018, Norwegian Jewel will undergo a three-week dry-dock enhancement in Singapore, as part of the Norwegian Edge multi-million-dollar revitalization program. She’ll emerge a nearly new ship for her Australian season with a bow to stern refreshments and a new look across many of the ship’s public spaces. “Norwegian Jewel’s Australia and New Zealand sailings have received a great deal of anticipation and excitement from guests both locally and internationally,” said Andy Stuart president and chief executive officer for Norwegian Cruise Line. “The...
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Regnum Carya Golf and Spa Resort Turkish Airlines Open 6 Nights Special Package

10/30/2017 - 11/05/2017 This November, Regnum Golf & Spa Resort in Antalya, Turkey, is set to host the Turkish Airlines Open Golf Tournament for the second year running on the award-winning 18-hole Carya Golf Course. Taking place from 2nd - 5th November, this is the sixth tournament out of eight in the European Tour’s Rolex Series, the premium category of the European Tours. GolfAhoyTravel.com 239.344.9187 has a special package for you to enjoy the tournament with a Royal Stay Package. 6 nights’ accommodation 2 massages at SPA Center (Deep Tissue & Golfer Massage) Fast Track service for International departure flights at Antalya International Airport Free roundtrip transfer from/to Antalya International Airport Turkish Airlines Open Ticket 2 rounds of golf at National Golf Club Contact Golf Ahoy Travel www.GolfAhoyTravel.com or call 239.344.9187 Regular Night in Regnum - Night Golf - Regnum Carya Golf & Spa Resort Hotel - Antalya – Belek VIDEO ...
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Former #1 World Golfer Martin Kaymer Confirmed for Third Appearance at Turkish Airlines Open

Anthony Webber. Editor-at-Large. iGTN. Martin Kaymer, former No. 1 ranked world golfer and 2014 US Open Champion, will be among the top European golfers vying for championship honors at the Turkish Airlines Open for the third time when he tees off at the Regnum Carya Golf & Spa Resort in Antalya, Turkey from November 2-5, 2017. The Turkish Airlines Open is the first of three consecutive Rolex Series events, the premium category of eight events on the European Tour each with a minimum prize fund of US$7 million, which conclude the season-long Race to Dubai. Kaymer is looking for a big finish to 2017 and his trip to Turkey offers a significant opportunity to boost his position in the Race to Dubai standings. Kaymer follows in the footsteps of Olympic medalists Justin Rose, Henrik Stenson and Matt Kuchar in confirming his appearance in Antalya for this year’s tournament. Kaymer made his debut in the tournament’s first staging in 2013, finishing 25th,...
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Golf-Themed MICE Meetings Incentives Conferences Exhibitions

Our team of experienced cruise, hotel, and venue sourcing experts at Global Cynergies LLC will find the best solution for your next golf-themed event - all at no cost to Corporate Meeting Planners and Company Incentive Travel Buyers. For real. Corporate Meeting Planners and Company Incentive Travel Buyers use our teams time to save money! On average, our free services save our clients 10% to 25%. Moreover, our Supplier Contracts are required to include a statement that supplier rates are not inflated to compensate for Global Cynergies’ involvement. The decision maker is always you, our valued client. At Global Cynergies we earn your business and your trust one meeting at a time. After one outreach to Anthony Webber, Regional Director at Global Cynergies for global Golf-Themed Meetings, Incentives, Conferences, and Exhibitions you can move on to other priorities while remaining in total control of your event – Anthony’s team reports to you, you own the event, you get all the credit. Your Global Cynergies Regional...
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Golf BLISS

Golf BLISS GolfAhoy Launches Pacific Mexican Riviera Golf Cruise on NCL BLISS sailing from Los Angeles. Golf Cruisers’ can play at four challenging Mexican golf courses in Ensenada, Puerto Vallarta, Mazatlán, and Cabo San Lucas. GolfAhoy.com announces a one-of-a-kind 8-day golf cruise adventure set to depart from Los Angeles on October 5, 2018. With stops in Ensenada, Puerto Vallarta, Mazatlán, and Cabo San Lucas, golf enthusiasts are sure to have a memorable vacation on the new upscale cruise ship BLISS. The golf-themed cruise will take place on the new Norwegian Cruise Lines BLISS, which will take her maiden voyage in 2018. GolfAhoy participants can play at four Pacific Mexican Riviera golf courses during the Pacific West Coast of Mexico golf cruise. “Golf lovers won’t want to miss this unique opportunity to explore four of the finest golf courses on the Mexican Pacific Riviera coast while experiencing a relaxing cruise with posh accommodations on a brand-new ship,” said Anthony Webber, founder, and co-owner at GolfAhoy...
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Elegant Hotels’ Turtle Beach Launches All-inclusive Championship Golf Inclusions

Premier resort includes free golf for guests at Barbados Golf Club Starting Oct. 1, 2017, Turtle Beach Resort on Barbados’ playful south coast will offer complimentary rounds of golf for its guests. The 161-room all-inclusive resort – part of Elegant Hotels Group, the largest hotel owner in Barbados – is already known for offering authentic Bajan activities, including beach cricket, dialect lessons, and pastry classes. Starting this fall, however, the vibrant all-suite resort will offer daily access to the Barbados Golf Club, which features a picturesque 18-hole championship course. The new golf activities are included in the all-inclusive room rate and cover transfers to and from Turtle Beach, club rentals and one round of golf each day for the duration of guests’ stay (excluding arrival/departure days, weekends and holidays). Nestled on Barbados’ south coast in the charming parish of Christ Church, Barbados Golf Club is a premier course within a 15-minute drive of the resort. Designed for golfers of all skill levels, this...
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Luxury Four Seasons Resort Lanai Includes Variety of Activities with World-Class Golf

Anthony Webber. Editor-at-Large. iGTN. LANA‘I, HAWAI‘I – Golfers who visit the Four Seasons Resort Lānaʻi soak in the atmosphere of playing the most relaxing, secluded round of golf in paradise. Having the famed Manele Golf Course to themselves will do that. Off the course, the pleasures continue with the Love Lanai Experience from Four Seasons Resort Lanai. Its array of unlimited land, sea and air excursions turn avid golfers into island explorers every day of their getaway to Lanai, Hawaii’s exclusive island adventure. The Love Lanai Experience includes a number of exciting ocean activities, from sailing and kayaking to a snorkel sail where waters teem with colorful fish and day octopus. Catch sight of humpbacks and spinner dolphins on a Whale Watch expedition, or enjoy an evening cocktail on a Sunset Sail experience as the sun paints the sky a beautiful hue as the day ends. Upcountry adventures include horseback riding among the ironwood forests, an alternative way to explore the wooded valleys and...
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LINKS Digital Golf Magazine

Summer is just about here, which means it’s time to get out and play as many rounds as you can. In preparation, this month’s edition of LINKSdigital is full of helpful ways to get you in full swing for summer with ways to play more, save money, and stay healthy. There’s also a special look at what’s going on at Pinehurst, and advice for taking the right equipment along when you travel. LINKSdigital wants to help you make the most out of your summer wherever you play. LINKSdigital – May 2017...
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