Anthony Webber. iGTN Editor-At-Large. Abu Dhabi today unveiled its new ‘Golf in Abu Dhabi’ initiative – an umbrella marketing, communications, product packaging and distribution platform designed to increase the emirate’s penetration of the lucrative golf tourism segment. The launch, spearheaded…

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Lawrence D. Lampert. O.D., F.C.O.V.D. Contributing Editor. i Golf Travel News/LEISURE & TRAVEL GOLF MAGAZINE Golfers will try anything to improve their game – expensive equipment, private lessons and plenty of practice – but often ignore a critical factor – their…

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Anthony Webber. iGTN Editor-At-Large. The Farm at Cape Kidnappers is a luxurious lodge in New Zealand’s famed Hawke’s Bay region on the North Island. After three years of being lured to Cape Kidnappers by the stunning golf course, guests now…

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Anthony Webber. iGTN Editor-At-Large. South Africa is rapidly becoming the premier golf destination on knowledgeable golfer’s ‘bucket lists’. If you have discretionary time to spare – you’ll need at least 14 to 21 days on the ground ‘in country’ to…

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Anthony Webber. iGTN Editor-At-Large. Move over Oasis, your bigger sister Allure takes center stage now as the longest cruise ship afloat. To put this enormity in perspective, imagine this! Little more than twenty years ago, the largest cruise ships afloat…

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Anthony Webber. iGTN Editor-At-Large. Japan has enlisted celebrities far and wide to reassure timid travelers that it’s safe to visit after the March 11 disasters triggered the nuclear crisis at the Fukushima Daiichi plant. But over half a year on,…

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Sceptre Tours, which has a brand reputation for bringing affordability to Ireland travel, has just launched a new division, SceptreGolf.com, with nine new golf packages designed to highlight some of the best courses in Ireland and Scotland.  Best of all,…

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Anthony Webber. iGTN Editor-At-Large. The completely renovated Champions Course at La Costa Resort and Spa makes its debut this week, restoring the character of an iconic golf venue that once again is a true reflection of the resort’s rich golf…

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The area’s mild winter climate means closures or temporary greens are a rarity and in addition to golf, the Dartmouth Golf and Country Club resort also boasts first-class leisure facilities, which include an indoor pool, Jacuzzi, sauna and spa. Golfers…

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Anthony Webber. iGTN Editor-At-Large. Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD) and Congressman C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger (D-MD) today announced legislation creating a program that would allow Americans to donate hotel reward points to members of the Armed Forces who are traveling to receive…

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