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When it’s time, play some island golf
Scotland is known for links golf, that goes without being said, it’s a treat to play this style in the country where it all began. Another great style of golf that Scotland is a world-class destination for is island golf.Grabbing your clubs and boarding a ferry has a special feel to it, it’s not...

When it’s time take a detour to the west coast
When you come to Scotland on a golf trip, many are drawn to the big names of the East like Muirfield, Carnoustie and, of course, St Andrews. Indeed, Fife and Lothian make great bases for a golf trip and to tick off some bucket list courses. However, Scotland is a small country and a short drive can...

When it’s time, come play our championship links
The ‘Duel in the Sun’ and the ‘Tussle at Troon’ are two incredible golfing battles that we the world has watched over the years. Both of these historic events took place on glorious championship links courses in Ayrshire.Ayrshire is home to some of the best links golf in the world, so it is...

When it’s time, spend less time travelling and more time golfing
We’ve all lost a lot of time from golf in recent months. Be it the pandemic or the weather, many of us are pining for a round. As spring is on the way, it is time to start planning your comeback and looking for rich seams of golfing land to try new courses.There are few areas packed with high-qual...

72 Hours in Ayrshire (on a budget)
72 hours in Ayrshire (on a budget)Golf in Ayrshire on the west coast of Scotland is synonymous with some of the finest collection of golf courses in the world, including three internationally recognised Open Championship courses.  It is of course the ‘The Birthplace of The Open’ where champ...

Barassie Links to host major Women's events in 2020
Kilmarnock (Barassie) Golf Club, one of the finest championship links courses in Scotland, is looking forward to hosting two leading female events at amateur and professional level in 2020.The prestigious Ayrshire club on the outskirts of Troon has been selected by The R&A as Final Qualifying ve...

A summer of golf content in Ayrshire
A summer of golf content in Ayrshire.Late August this year saw the first ever Scotland, Home of Golf Vloggers Challenge. 9 social media content creators where invited to take part in an all over Scotland event, filming as they went.Brodie Smith a YouTuber and former world disc throwing champion with...

Scotland, The Home of Golf Vloggers Challenge 2K19
We are delighted to have teamed up with Scotland, The Home of Golf to bring you to Vloggers Challenge 2K19.9 of your favourite social media content creators will be invited to take part in the first challenge of it's kind in Scotland and quite possibly any where in the world!The creators will play s...

The Marine Hotel reveal exciting new plans
The Marine Hotel announce a major refurbishment to commence in June at the Iconic golf hotel in Ayrshire.Cannock Troon LLP, the ownership group of The Marine Hotel in Troon, have today, announced their plans to embark on a phased plan of major works to refurbish and bring a luxurious new look and fe...

Golf events at Turnberry in 2019
We all know of the Duel in the Sun when Tom Watson and Jack Nicklaus had that epic battle on a sun drenched Sunday at Turnberry. Well Turnberry are giving you some amazing events this year where you can try and take on the same challenge as the Pros have done at past Opens.Check out the below for fu...

Ayrshire, by Top Photographer and Documentary maker Christian Hafer.
Scotland is full of golf is like saying the sun is hot but still I said it. By my count nearly 600 courses dot the landscape from small nine holers in Edinburgh to 18 holes perched on the northern most outcropping of land  in Shetland. Few places in Scotland can boast the quality of golf in suc...

The Official Unofficial Golf Guide to Scotland
Scotland is The Home of Golf and we invited film maker Erik Anders Lang along to make the most epic series to date.Playing over 24 courses in 16 days throughout the whole of Scotland! Exhausting just thinking about it! The guys played courses in Ayrshire, East Lothian, Fife, Angus, Aberdeenshire, Th...


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