Destination Golf - August 2017 * - Page 10

Travel News Changing the Taste of Golf in Costa Brava A Taste Of Golf In Costa Brava will see over 1000 amateur golfers battle their way through club competitions at 12 different venues with the hope of earning their place in October’s grand final. Aside from the glory of victory, a five-night holiday for two persons in the popular region is up for grabs for the eventual winner, including five rounds of golf at PGA Catalunya, Golf D’Aro - Mas Nou , Golf de Pals and Pitch & Putt Gualta. The top prize is brimming with temptation as it also features a hotel stay split between Hotel Camiral and NM Suites Hotel. PGA Catalunya Resort debuts its new vineyard to create exclusive wines PGA Catalunya Resort is enhancing its status as one of Europe’s leading luxury golf and lifestyle destinations by creating a new, on-site vineyard, Celler Mas Hereu, which will eventually see the European Tour Destination produce its own wine. Surrounded by some of the most celebrated wine regions in Spain, the resort is already renowned for the quality of its highly acclaimed Stadium and Tour golf courses - benefits from a favourable climate, rolling landscape and perfect soil conditions to enable high-quality wine production. Pueblo Bonito Celebrates its 30th Anniversary Pueblo Bonito Golf & Spa Resorts is celebrating its 30th anniversary as one of Mexico’s premier hotel firms. Starting with a single hotel in Mazatlan in 1987, the hospitality company has since become a dominant player in Los Cabos, the fastest-growing vacation destination in the hemisphere. Over the span of three decades, this family-owned business has debuted five additional all-inclusive hotels and two villa properties in Los Cabos and Mazatlan. Trish Johnson Wins Inaugural Senior LPGA Championship Trish Johnson Wins Inaugural Senior LPGA Championship presented by Old National Bank at the Pete Dye Course at French Lick Resort. She turned in a final-round 73 to finish at 4-under, 212 for the 54-hole event, three shots clear of Michele Redman (Minneapolis, Minnesota). Play 5 courses by 5 Open Champions in 5-days Mission Hills China is celebrating Be Live Hotels to open two new hotels to welcome golfers in magic Marrakech Opening 01/10/2017: Be Live Experience Marrakech Palmeraie 4* Opening 01/11/2017: Be Live Collection Marrakech Adults Only 5* Both hotels are located in the beautiful and quiet residential area of Palmeraie, which maintains its local essence and magic of the oriental world. the staging of this week’s Open Championship in England by offering golfers the unique chance to play FIVE golf courses designed by FIVE Open Champions in FIVE days. Mission Hills Golf Club in southern China is officially the world’s largest golf club with 12 award-winning courses. The special five-day ‘Open Champions’ package tees off from 20 July 2017 – the same day as the first round of the 146th Open at Royal Birkdale Golf Club – and is available until 31 March 2018. 10 Destination Golf .TRAVEL