Courses and Travel

The Greg Norman-designed Bluffs Ho Tram Strip, part of a large casino resort to the south of Ho Chi Minh City, was officially opened to great fanfare last month

For a golf course to be memorable it must have an identity

For a place that isn’t exactly overrun with courses, Hong Kong doesn’t lack when it comes to intimidating tee shots and dangerous approaches. Alex Jenkins selects the scariest holes in the city...

Award-winning architect Paul Jansen takes a look at so-called “championship” layouts and how course set-ups vary from tournament to day-to-day play

The soon-to-open Nikanti Golf Club, within easy reach of central Bangkok, has the potential to become one of Thailand’s very best courses

Award-winning architect Paul Jansen discusses the importance of selecting the right grass type for new golf courses in Asia

There are nearly sixty courses now complete or under construction on Hainan Island, just an hour’s flight from Hong Kong. Alex Jenkins checks out five of the best to play in China’s answer to...

Award-winning architect Paul Jansen discusses the importance of ground contours and asks why they have become a taboo subject in modern golf course design

Thanks to the recent renovation of the former Bali Golf and Country Club, the "Island of the Gods" can now be considered a fully-fledged golf destination

Paul Jansen takes a look at the architectural characteristics of Royal Liverpool Golf Club, host of this month’s Open and one of the most unique courses on the championship rota