Golf has shed its old-fashioned image, experiencing a remarkable resurgence since rejoining the Olympic program in 2016. Iconic professionals like Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy have breathed new life into the sport, while celebrities like Justin Timberlake and Bill Murray have honed their skills. While venerable clubs like the Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews still command respect, the golf landscape has been enriched by exciting new courses and resorts, offering diverse destinations for golf enthusiasts.
This volume introduces the world's most exclusive, sophisticated, and breathtaking golf resorts. These destinations not only feature stunning courses set against charming landscapes, whether nestled in alpine mountains or along tropical sandy shores, but also offer luxurious accommodations, exceptional cuisine, and comprehensive wellness experiences. In this ideal gift for golf aficionados, each prestigious golf resort receives expert scrutiny, showcasing its on-course and off-course attractions. Sprinkled throughout are insights, historical tidbits, and entertaining anecdotes that capture the essence of the golfing world because, as any avid golfer will attest, this is more than just a sport—it's a lifestyle.