Long haul destinations are now attracting tourists on golf holidays. South Africa is one such destination popular with tourists taking a break. It is a country that has a great climate, superb scenery and some marvellous golf courses. Many golfers now take a long holiday to South Africa and also take in a safari while there on holiday.
Dubai is another popular long haul golf holiday destination. It is now regarded as probably one of the most luxurious holiday destinations in the world. As well as offering superb accommodation and food to golfers taking a golf trip there, Dubai also has some of the best golf courses in the world.
It is a truly amazing experience going on a holiday to Dubai. You can be stood in the middle of the desert with nothing but sand about for miles and suddenly see an immaculate golf course laid out before you. Most tourists who go to Dubai on holiday for the first time will always remember the amazing experience of playing golf there.
Dubai also offers golfers on holiday there the opportunity to play twenty four hours a day. Many of the courses in Dubai are flood lit and so it is possible to play golf at night. It is highly recommended to try it if you are on a holiday there as most golfers who have played at night in Dubai admit that it is a great experience. While on a holiday to Dubai you can stock up on buying new golf clubs and clothes as there are some great bargains to be had.
Golfing holidays to America are the most popular long haul golfing holiday destination. Florida is very popular with golfers and offers some great holidays. One of the main attractions of playing golf on holiday in America is the year round good climate. Florida has a great choice of courses and tourists on a golf holiday to Florida are spoilt for choice of which courses to play.
Florida is a very popular family holiday destination. There are courses catering for all standards of ability and budget. For the holiday maker wanting a cheap golf holiday in Florida there are plenty of courses that offer the facility to just turn up and pay and play. At the other end of the scale of holidays in America, there are some of the most exclusive and expensive courses found any where in the world in Florida.
One of the great things about a holiday in Florida is that the whole family can go. When on holiday in Florida are plenty of other things to do as well as play golf on holiday. You can visit the theme parks and many of the great beaches or just simply sit by your swimming pool and catch some sun. Florida is also a popular holiday destination because golfers buy lots of their equipment here as it is so cheap.
Thus it can be seen that there are some great golf holiday destinations in most countries around the world. Golfers are now spoilt for choice when choosing a holiday and many now take their families on holiday with them. The growth of the internet has helped them to choose where they want to go on a holiday and made it very easy for them to book golf holidays on line.
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