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Enniscrone Golf

Spectacular links land and dunes. Check. Flattering, low sunlight. Check. Talented drone pilot and video editor. Check. Enniscrone Golf Club has always been one of my favorite courses in Ireland. After watching this video, I think you’ll see why! Add in Carne Golf Links and Co. Sligo Golf Club and you have the beginnings of a […]

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Printed Guides Now Available

The print version of the combined Ireland & Scotland Golf Adventure Guides (2017 edition) is now available. Ireland & Scotland Golf Adventure Guide A combined 76 pages, the printed version contains both the Ireland Golf Adventure Guide and Scotland Golf Adventure Guide in one compact, spiral-bound package. Flip it over for the Ireland Golf Adventure Guide. […]

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Craft beer in Ireland

It’s not all about the Guinness anymore. The craft beer scene in Ireland is exploding … and might be getting out of control!

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Northern Ireland Ultimate Round

On the eve of the 2015 Irish Open held at Royal County Down Golf Club in Northern Ireland, the good folks at Northern Ireland Tourist Board have released a series of videos they are calling Northern Ireland Ultimate Round. You can tell they spared no expense in filming and editing these videos. Seriously high production […]

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More is Still Less

Fáilte Ireland, the national tourism development authority, have released the Fáilte Ireland Golf Guide—2015 Edition. While I applaud the effort and recommend you view it — if only to learn more about golf in Ireland and hopefully get inspired to take a trip — I find it to be a poor resource for actually planning […]

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Ireland Golf TV Ad

Tourism Ireland just started running this ad promoting golf in Ireland: Featured courses, in both Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland, include: Royal Portrush, Royal County Down (host of the 2015 Irish Open), Ballybunion, Lahinch, Doonbeg, Old Head, and Tralee. The “pub” scenes are at Trump Doonbeg. At the end of the video your are […]

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Discover great flights with Hopper

There’s a new app I ran across the other day to help you find the best flights — this could be very helpful when planning your next golf trip to Scotland or Ireland. It’s called Hopper and it’s available for download from the Apple AppStore. From their website: Hopper tells you when to fly and buy and scores you […]

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The Golfer’s Dilemna

What would you do?

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More is Less

Fáilte Ireland, the national tourism development authority, have released the Fáilte Ireland Golf Guide—2014 Edition. While I applaud the effort and recommend you view it — if only to learn more about golf in Ireland and hopefully get inspired to take a trip — I find it to be a poor resource for actually planning […]

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Links of Southwest Ireland (Video)

Matt Ginella of the Golf Channel highlights a few of the top links courses (in his opionion) in southwest Ireland in this video (sorry about the initial ad…you can thank the Golf Channel for that): Matt highlights the following courses in this short video: Lahinch Golf Club Doonbeg Golf Club Ballybunion Golf Club Tralee Golf […]

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