Cancun Mexico Golf Courses
Golf course in Cancun Mexico and Playa del Carmen provide a great range of diverse golfing opportunities for a wide range of budgets. Cancun and the Riviera Maya are quickly becoming one of the premier locations in the world for prestigious golf courses. Legendary golfers such as Jack Nicklaus and Greg Norman are taking the lead and setting the standard for designing the world’s finest golf courses that are modern yet in harmony with the beautiful landscape that the peninsula is famous for. Many of the holes are situated among exotic locations with scenic views of the Caribbean Sea and the Yucatan jungle. All preferences and styles can be found within the wide variety of golf courses that are scattered throughout Cancun and Playa del Carmen Mexico. We also offer information on Cozumel golf courses and Isla Mujeres golf courses. Here is a complete directory of information about all the golf courses and clubs that are or soon to be in Cancun and the Riviera Maya.
Mayakoba Golf and Resort Hotel
Golf in Mexico is at its best in Cancun and the Riviera Maya. With the recent opening of the Mayakoba Golf Resort in Playa del Carmen golf in Cancun and Playa del Carmen Mexico has finally reached a world class level. The new El Camaleon Mayakoba Golf Course is receiving rave reviews and is hosting a PGA event this year. Within the Mayakoba Golf Resort are three stunning new luxury resorts finally bringing the upscale traveler back to Cancun and Playa del Carmen: the ultra luxurious Fairmont Mayakoba Resort hotel and the Mandarin Oriental Resort hotel are open to rave reviews. Both properties bring 5 Star luxury golf resorts to Playa del Carmen / Cancun. The most talked about resort to open in Mexico is the Rosewood Mayakoba Resort hotel. Scheduled to open in the first half of 2007 the Rosewood Mayakoba promises to be the most luxurious hotel in the Riviera Maya / Cancun.
With the opening of the Fairmont Mayakoba Hotel & the El Camaleon Golf Course in Playa del Carmen, Mexico the Riviera Maya is finally on the world class PGA golf radar! Before the opening of this world class golf resort in Playa del Carmen serious golfers looked only to Los Cabos, Mexico for a top notch Mexico Golf experience. The Mayakoba Resort delivers a world class golfing and accommodations experience unrivalled on the Mexican golf scene.
Outside of the new Mayakoba Golf Resort in Playa del Carmen, the best option for golf in Cancun's famous hotel zone is the Hilton Cancun Golf Resort & Hotel. Post Hurricane Wilma the Hilton Cancun has really done an amazing job at rebuilding their golf course and totally renovating their hotel to 5 Star standards. The Cancun Hilton is one of the better Hilton resorts anywhere in the world. Elsewhere in Cancun the Moon Palace Cancun Golf Resort is the largest and most professional golf course in Cancun, Mexico. The Moon Palace Cancun Golf Resort is located 10 minutes from the airport just south of Cancun, Mexico. The Moon Palace is a very large all inclusive resort hotel offering a solid 4 Star guest experience and a challenging golf course.
Fairmont Mayakoba El Camaleon
Located in the ultra luxurious resort, the Fairmont Mayakoba, the El Camaleon Mayakoba is the finest golf course that one can encounter along their journey though the ancient Mayan paradise. Golfers can walk out of their rooms, right into boats that will bring them along Mayakoba’s intricate system of lagoons and channels to the first tee. The paspalum grass fairways will enchant players as they lead them through the Mayan jungle while dodging beautiful natural hazards of cenotes, mangroves, lagoons and sand dunes. The Australian world champion, Greg Norman “the Shark,” designed this course with such meticulous detail that players will discover something new with each game. Hole 15 truly captures what makes El Camaleon Mayakoba such a unique experience; golfers will be facing the pristine turquoise Caribbean Sea as they play this gorgeous hole.
Visitors will also be amazed with Mayakoba’s use of modern technology, golf carts are equipped with a GPS system that provides yardage information while players electronically record their scores and make orders for food and drinks to be delivered to them while they are playing the game of their life. The exquisite Mayan inspired clubhouse defines luxury with its three tiered copper roof, providing the finest equipment and service found anywhere in the Riviera Maya, including an Argentinean steakhouse that overlooks the 18th hole.
Hilton Cancun Golf Club
The only 18 hole par 72 championship golf course in Cancun lays at the feet of the Hilton Cancun Beach & Golf Resort. Holes run along the Nichupte Lagoon while being overlooked by the Mayan ruins “El Rey.” This exciting course will arouse sensations of adventure and beauty with its natural landscapes and exotic animals such as peacocks, crocodiles and iguanas roaming near by. The famed 7 th hole “Island Tee” and the 80 sand traps will challenge the skill of all players who choose to take on this course.
Designed by Trent Jones, Jr., this course has just had a huge US $2.9 million renovation, including the laying of the PGA recommended highly salt resistant grass, Paspalum Sea Isle 1, making it the finest year round green that one can play in Cancun. Their impressive personalized service will have any golfer coming back for another game. The staff will help with pre-planning, preferred tee times, golf lessons and arrangements for group functions. After a wonderful game of golf there is “Hoyo 19,” the Golf Club Café, serving food and drinks from 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM.
Pok-ta-Pok Cancun Golf & Spa Resort
Named after the game the ancient Mayans played hundreds of years ago, Pok-ta-Pok is truly a historic and cultural experience. Being the first golf course in Cancun, Pok-ta-Pok begun a trend in 1976 that still continuous today. The course will take players on a journey through history while showing them the most beautiful views of the Caribbean Sea and Nichupte Lagoon. Architect Trent Jones, Jr. designed the course around Mayan ruins, creating a unique hazard found nowhere else on the planet. Located right in Cancun’s Hotel Zone, the course is very conveniently located for any of those enjoying their vacation in Cancun. The Cancun golf Club is also a host of various tournaments and events that are held through our the year. A special touch is their restaurant/bar where one can enjoy a delicious Mexican meal or a nice cold beer or cocktail after a long game as they take pleasure in the wonderful view of the Nichupte Lagoon.
Puerto Cancun is fulfilling a need that is lacking in Cancun, an elite 18 hole golf course. Placed in a convenient yet beautiful location, between Cancun’s downtown area and Hotel Zone, this course is expected to provide the amazing golf experience that people are searching for. British Open Champion Tom Weiskopf was called upon to design this championship golf course to challenge all those who dare to take a swing. Nature was kept in mind while designing this course with panoramic views of the Yucatan jungle. Doors will be opened in the winter of 2008 along with a whole range of facilities, including a practice range, chipping greens, a pro-shop, and a clubhouse with a full service restaurant. A limited number of only 40 golf course lots are available for estate homes.
Playa Mujeres Golf Club
The Greg Norman designed Playa Mujeres Golf Club is already considered one of the most exclusive golf developments in Mexico. Greg Norman took careful account of the beautiful flora and fauna of the area and incorporated them into this perfectly harmonic union of sport and nature. One of the biggest challenges players will face is getting beyond the distracting two and a half miles of gorgeous Caribbean oceanfront views, sure to awe even the most experienced and traveled player. 18 masterfully laid out holes welcome golfers to take on their huge sand dunes, water holes, jungle, and bunkers. On four of the holes players will be playing towards or from the warm turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea.
World famous golf course management company Troon Golf will be the operators of this exclusive golf resort, maintaining the 18 hole course with their world renowned expertise in running world class championship courses. The course is set inside of the huge 930 acre Playa Mujeres resort, only five miles north of Cancun.
TPC La Roca Country Club
Aimed to be the best golf course in Mexico, La Roca Country Club hopes to bring the PGA Tour to Cancun. PGA Tour member Nick Price and Tournament Players Club (TPC) world famous designer Tom Fazio are the architects of this unparalleled work of golf art. La Roca consists of two 18 hole golf courses and a 2,000 acre golf community. Promising players who set foot on this soon to be legendary course to be an experience that is both memorable and unique, La Roca believes they will exceed their visitors’ expectations. The courses are expected to be inaugurated in 2008, welcoming golfers of all levels, from PGA professionals to those who want to fulfill a lifelong dream of participating in one of the most prestigious sports in the world. Mexico watches with anticipation for the most promising golf course to be laid on her land.
Moon Spa & Golf Club
Jack Nicklaus made his mark on the Mexican Caribbean with his amazing three par 36, 9 hole signature golf courses at the Moon Palace. The 10, 798 yards of paspalum grass greens will take players on an unforgettable adventure through Mayan jungle and natural mangroves, leaving a memorable impression on all those who took their swing on these exotic courses. Each of the three courses brings on their own unique variety of challenges that will prove the skills of any player, from amateur to professional.
The Moon Spa & Golf Club furthers the experience with their luxurious spa that overlooks the beautiful landscape while providing refreshing and relaxing treatments such as massages, body wraps and revitalizing facials. The clubhouse, with a whole range of features, has a pro-shop, two restaurants, putting and shipping greens, lockers, showers and rental clubs. With their all-inclusive system, all food and drinks are included at the club house and on the courses; round-trip transportation from anywhere in Cancun and the Riviera Maya is also included.
PlayaCar Spa & Golf Club
This marvelous course designed by the genius American architect Robert Von Hagge, who has designed some of the world’s best golf courses, will astonish all those who walk its perfectly green fairways. The radiant blue lakes reflect the tranquility of the calm sky giving golfers a superior feeling of oneness with the rich Yucatan jungle that surrounds each hole. Considered the most challenging course in the region, the magnificent 7,144 yards of undulating greens will test even the most professional of players.
Playacar uses the all-inclusive system, where all food and drinks are included anywhere on the course, also before, during or after games. Additionally, round-trip transportation is included from different points in Cancun and the Riviera Maya. The course is equipped with a host of facilities for its visitors to use for free of charge. Some of the excellent services found on the course are lockers, showers, club rentals, putting and chipping greens and exclusive merchandise.
These two exclusive 18 hole courses are being designed by Jack Nicklaus. The Riviera Cancun Golf Club will feature first class clubhouse and country club facilities. Please come by again to check for updates as this highly anticipated course develops.
Iberostar Playa Paraiso Golf Club
The New PB Dye Course at the Iberostar Playa Paraiso Golf Club is one of the new upscale all-inclusive golf clubs that are appearing all over the world. Golfers who decide to take their game to this course will be utterly amazed by the lifelike Mayan Pyramid lobby that welcomes them to this amazing course. Located in Mexico’s exotic Riviera Maya, the 18 holes of perfectly manicured brilliant greens and deep bunkers will create a memorable game that golfers are looking for. Players can relax their minds and completely focus on the game with Iberostar’s all-inclusive system; all drinks and food are included in the clubhouse and during games. Visitors who choose not to travel with their clubs will find and excellent rental service with top name brands like Nike, Titleist and Mizuno. The clubhouse has showers for men and women and a pro-shop that offers the highest quality golf merchandise.
Puerto Aventuras Club de Golf
Thomas Leman designed one of Puerto Aventura’s main attractions, the beautiful golf course that is set among its dense jungle. It is a 36 par 9 hole golf course with wonderfully manicured greens laid with Bermuda carpet grass. During the game golfers will probably encounter some of the natural wildlife of the region, like iguanas, deer or colorful exotic birds watching players take on their game. Players will also be mesmerized by the tropical vegetation that surrounds the fairways, such as coconut palms and jungle hardwood trees. A game on this course will leave its visitors with a desire to live its magic again.
Cozumel Country Club
It took five years in the making to create Cozumel’s first and finest golf course. Situated on the north western shore of the island, the Cozumel Country Club brought to the island Cozumel’s second most popular sport after diving for its visitors. Nicklaus Design Group took on the challenge of building an impeccable course while being sensitive to the natural surroundings. The result is an alluring course that maintains its beauty meanwhile being the only golf course in Mexico to have an Environmental Planning Certification from the Audobon Cooperative Sanctuary System.
Fairways wind through mangrove swamps and Yucatan jungle, offering players spectacular views of Cozumel’s natural paradise. The 18 hole 72 par course will challenge players of all skill with its 6,734 yards of relentless beauty. With at least half of the holes laid with water hazards and the Mayan jungle having a habit of keeping stray balls, players must use their best swinging skills while facing this course of natural wonder. The club’s thatched roof clubhouse provides golfers with a whole host of facilities such as stores, rentals, putting and practice greens, and a snack bar.
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Decca Aitkenhead had tried – and failed – to have a good time on the party island. She never imagined she’d finally find fun on a fitness break with her young sons• More activity holidays for single-parent familiesThe first time I went to Ibiza, by mistake I booked with Club 18-30 and...
Best beaches in Europe: readers’ travel tipsThursday the 18th, 2017
Your favourite European (non-UK) beaches include a Dutch island and the Faroes, as well as plenty of azure seas and glorious sunshine in the Med• Enter this week’s readers’ tips for the chance of winning a £200 hotel voucherTexel – an island in North Holland province – amazed us with...
Share your tips on Oregon and Washington state for a chance to win a £200 hotel voucherWednesday the 17th, 2017
The Pacific Northwest is a great destination for adventure. Tell us about memorable camping trips, secret beaches, hikes, and places to eat and stayAs well as mountains, forests and thundering rivers, America’s northern Pacific states are also hotspots for craft beer, innovative food, music and...
10 of the best US hiking trails: readers’ travel tipsThursday the 11th, 2017
From a rocky wonderland with views of Las Vegas to the green ridges of the Appalachians, our readers share their tips for great walks• Enter a tip for the chance to win a £200 hotel voucherThis five-mile round-trip hike within Zion national park takes you from the Virgin river to the top of...
Share your tips on beaches in Europe for a chance to win a £200 hotel voucherWednesday the 10th, 2017
Tell us about coastal gems you’ve found: not only rocky coves and unspoilt sandy strands but great beach cafes, playgrounds and places to stay or eat in on the sandsWhether you like beaches lined with restaurants or tiny secret coves you can only reach by hiking, we want to hear your tips. From...
10 of the best restaurants in Italy: readers’ tipsThursday the 4th, 2017
Whether you want the Neapolitan pizza once savoured by Julia Roberts or simple rustic cooking, our readers have travelled all over Italy discovering wonderful, authentic places to eatEnter next week’s readers’ travel tips: US hikingFamily businesses; idiosyncratic service; simple but...
Share your tips on hiking in the US for a chance to win a £200 hotel voucherThursday the 4th, 2017
Tell us about your experiences on trails in the American wilderness: the wildlife, scenery, places to stay and people you met. From the badlands to swamps of Florida, share your walking tipsWith so much amazing geography the US is a brilliant place for getting-way-from-it-all, long-distance...
10 of the best things to do in Belgium: readers’ travel tipsThursday the 27th, 2017
Boring Belgium? ‘No’, say our tipsters, who have explored art nouveau in Brussels, kayaked in the Ardennes – and even stayed at a bowel hotel• Enter next week’s readers’ tips: ItalyThis chapel/art installation by Belgian architects Pieterjan Gijs and Arnout Van Vaerenbergh is modelled...
Share your foodie tip on Italy for a chance to win a £200 hotel voucherWednesday the 26th, 2017
There’s such pride in freshness, tradition and quality that it’s hard to eat badly in Italy. Tell us about a rural trattoria or city pizzeria – anywhere that’s stood out for youWith so many categories of restaurant – osteria, rosticceria, tavola calda, etc – it’s pretty clear that...
Canada's great outdoors: readers’ travel tipsThursday the 20th, 2017
Wildlife, mountains, islands and forests … Canada’s natural wonders – from Nova Scotia to Vancouver – have left an indelible mark on our intrepid readersSend a tip for next week’s competition to win a £200 hotel voucherIf you want to experience authentic, raw, outdoor Canada then a few...
10 of the best Irish bars in New YorkMonday the 15th, 2017
A New York Irish pub may have been voted best bar in the world – and be making an appearance in London this summer – but ‘old country’ boozers are in decline in the city. We raise a glass to both the classics and those reviving the traditionIn some New York neighbourhoods every other bar...
Top 10 restaurants and tapas bars in Huelva, SpainTuesday the 16th, 2017
A byword for great produce, this small city in Andalucía with 200 restaurants is Spain’s gastronomy capital for 2017. Picking 10 of the best is no mean featXanty Elias is the city’s culinary A-lister. Having trained for two years at San Sebastián’s three-starred Arzak, he returned home...
10 of the best wild camping sites in ScotlandMonday the 8th, 2017
Scotland offers idyllic wild camping, with spaces beside some of the UK’s loveliest beaches, lochs and mountains. We pick 10 of the best from Wild Guide ScotlandScotland is famous for its scenic wild places and uplifting sense of remoteness. With the exception of the recent bylaws banning wild...
‘It was like being Alice-in-India’: artist Natasha Kumar on Bundi, RajasthanThursday the 11th, 2017
The light, dust, colours and street life mean this town is as artistically inspiring as St Ives is to other paintersI heard about the step wells of Bundi, in southern Rajasthan, about 10 years ago. I was travelling in the Thar desert, which divides India and Pakistan, and in that landscape of...
Giro d’Italia: 10 great restaurants en route, and places to watch the raceSaturday the 6th, 2017
The 100th Giro, which started this week, races from Sardinia to the Dolomites. For cycling correspondent Colin O’Brien, the journey is also a gastronomic pilgrimageFollowing a grand cycling tour as part of the press pack can be a gruelling task. You spend lots of time in cars, and most of your...
Taj Mahal gets a facelift – and slaps on a mudpackFriday the 5th, 2017
Pollution means India’s most famous monument is in urgent need of a thorough clean, but tour operators fear that the work may put off visitors The Taj Mahal, Agra’s near four-century-old monument to love, is beginning to show its age. Air pollution is turning its ivory-white surface yellow....
Winchester wander: a stroll through England’s ancient pastThursday the 4th, 2017
One of Europe’s largest cathedrals, beguiling old buildings and reminders of a mythical past all feature in this walk around King Alfred’s capital • More city walks in Manchester and NorwichStart this two-mile saunter where English royal history began; with Alfred, the only English monarch...
Cabo de Gata, Spain: exploring Europe's only desertSaturday the 29th, 2017
The arid beauty of Cabo de Gata, in Almería, has inspired works by Lorca and the spaghetti westerns of Sergio Leone – and has one of Spain’s least-developed coastsAfter several hours walking along stark cliffs and ridges, I come down a hillside dotted with white asphodels and find myself on...
Top 10 things to do in Hội An, VietnamWednesday the 26th, 2017
Fabulous fresh food is the order of the day – every day – in this ancient riverside town. But explore the temples and beaches by bicycle and all those grilled dishes and pho will have been well-earnedVietnam’s former imperial capital, Huế, has the sights – temples, tombs and the Purple...
‘Accra’s Jamestown is electric – it's like Hackney Wick on steroids’: Zoe AdjonyohFriday the 28th, 2017
The chef and pop-up entrepreneur traced her family roots in the Ghanaian capital – and discovered a city fizzing with fresh food, art, music and viewsFor me, there’s a real mystery about Accra, as well as it provoking a sense of inquisitiveness. It means so many things: it’s where my dad is...
Prague's cryptocurrency cafe: perfect brew of beans and bitcoinsWednesday the 26th, 2017
The terms espresso bar and ‘anarchic ethical hacker collective’ don’t usually go together but this radical bitcoin-only hub in the Czech capital is no ordinary cafePrague has long been home to opulent coffeehouses, where everyone from Kafka to Einstein gathered to debate the burning issues...
10 top tips from our Rio de Janeiro correspondentMonday the 24th, 2017
From the birthplace of samba to sundowners by the sea, our man in Rio knows where to go for a good night out, as well as the best spots for taking in the breathtaking tropical beauty of the ‘Marvellous City’Run, walk, hire a tandem or pedal a swan boat around Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon, known...
10 of Canada's best lesser-known national parksSaturday the 22nd, 2017
To mark its 150th anniversary, Canada is offering free entry to its stunning national parks. But which to pick? We select 10 lesser-known wildernessesCanada has vast swathes of unspoiled nature, from coasts to mountains to tundra and frozen Arctic deserts. While some of these spectacular...
After the earthquake: Umbria's culinary magic is winning back visitorsSaturday the 22nd, 2017
Two powerful earthquakes laid waste to parts of central Italy last year, but resilient producers in fabulously foodie – and beautiful – south-east Umbria are determined to look forward, not back‘Would you like to meet the pigs?” said Giuseppe Fausti. It seemed a strange idea, popping in...
10 of the UK’s best boutique festivalsTuesday the 11th, 2017
When it comes to festivals, size matters – though often small is best, as we found in our roundup of dance and DJ-driven events around the UKCheck out our guide to the best UK city and day festivals here Just outside Glasgow, Kelburn Garden Party is a colourful event held in the grounds of an...
Top 10 national parks in CaliforniaTuesday the 17th, 2013
Yosemite, Death Valley, Joshua Tree, Redwood … California’s national and state parks are home to some of the most iconic views and landscapes on the planet. Here’s how to explore themIt sounds like a place to avoid, but don't let the ominous name scare you away. Most of the year, this vast...
50 songs for 50 statesFriday the 14th, 2007
The 50th anniversary of Jack Kerouac's travelogue On The Road inspired Laura Barton to compile her ultimate drive-time soundtrack to every US state. Out of tune? Have your say on our blogLynyrd Skynrd — Sweet Home AlabamaThe Skynrd's 1974 riposte to Neil Young's Alabama is a tribute to Muscle...
10 of the best travel apps … that you'll actually useSaturday the 2nd, 2016
No one needs a smartphone full of gimmicky apps. We’ve rounded up a selection of the best tools for the digital-savvy traveller’Appy days: Tell us your favourite travel app in the comments belowFor a long time, whenever I was spotted using Google Maps to navigate London’s public transport...
10 of the best Las Vegas casino secretsWednesday the 16th, 2011
Want to look like a Vegas hotshot? Then learn the bar, casino and free-stuff rules from Las Vegas Weekly's Rick Lax• As featured in our Las Vegas city guideIf you sit down to play poker and the dealer greets everybody at the table by name, leave. These players are locals. They play every day....
Top 10 campsites in ColoradoFriday the 19th, 2013
From basic campsites to luxury log cabins, Colorado has plenty of options for staying in the great outdoors. With the Colorado Trail and San Juan mountains as a backdrop, there's also cool hiking, climbing and cycling to be hadPeople flock to Little Molas ostensibly for its proximity to Andrews...
Top 10 tapas bars in MadridWednesday the 13th, 2014
Spain’s capital is awash with tapas bars but how do you find the good ones amid the sea of tourist-traps? Madrid-based food writer James Blick tracks down 10 of the best, from classic bodegas to slick new dining spaces run by young chefsWere Woody Allen to set one of his romantic European...
Top 10 beaches in MaineFriday the 20th, 2013
For beautiful sandy beaches, great lobster and amazing seascapes, the Maine coastline is hard to beat – especially for familiesJust 20 minutes south-east of Portland, this 1.6km crescent-shaped, dune-backed beach is a favourite with young families, who appreciate the gentle surf, lifeguards,...
California's top 10 beach hotels and places to stay on a budgetWednesday the 11th, 2012
Few places are as synonymous with the beach as California, but staying on it can be expensive. So here's our pick of 10 affordable and brilliantly located beach pads, from campsites and cabins to budget innsThese bohemian, higgledy-piggledy beach cottages sit in the heart of Crystal Cove State...
Top 10 state and national parks in TexasWednesday the 2nd, 2014
Texas's vast and spectacular landscape is dotted with more than 100 national and state parks – and they're not all desert. Here's our pick of 10 varied parks, from the Lone Star state's own 'Grand Canyon' to historic sites, a forest and an urban oasisRead more in our Austin City...
10 of the best ways to enjoy New York … on a budgetTuesday the 28th, 2015
New York is the most expensive city in the US but our guide to cheap and even free sightseeing, ferry trips and world-class museums, plus affordable accommodation, make it possible to visit on a budgetTop 10 free things to do in New York Continue reading...
Top 10 bars in NashvilleFriday the 16th, 2013
In Nashville, music is loud, drinks are mixed strong and the locals are the friendliest you'll find in bars anywhere in the USNo 308 in Nashville is hip. I mean, it's really hip. The decor is reminiscent of a hipster's paradise with cool colour blocking in the entrance way and a simple open bar...
Top 10 places to stay in Maine, New EnglandSaturday the 21st, 2013
Maine's beautiful coasts and laid-back islands have earned it the name 'vacationland'. We have top insider tips on where to stay, from historic homes to waterfront inns – and even luxury yurtsIt's impossible to mention vacations in Maine without talking about the breathtaking beauty of Mount...
Guide to Patagonia: what to do, how to do it, and where to staySaturday the 13th, 2014
Forty years ago this month, Bruce Chatwin visited Patagonia and his subsequent book lit a beacon for the remote region in many travellers’ minds. Chris Moss picks the highlights among its peaks, glaciers and lakesFor my first forays into Patagonia, in the 1990s, I left behind my guidebooks and...
Kazakhstan calling: a jaw-dropping trip to AstanaSunday the 21st, 2017
As the country gears up for its Expo 2017, the astonishing architecture in its capital blows Sankha Guha’s mindAs my plane descends into the pre-dawn darkness of this vast country, the flight map shows us landing in a void. Where the new capital city of Kazakhstan should be, the map displays...
Over a quarter of flights to UK are delayed, research showsSaturday the 20th, 2017
KLM proves the most punctual airline for 2016, while Air Transat was the worst performer with 45% of flights arriving lateMore than a quarter of flights to UK airports are delayed, according to new figures. Analysis of more than 850,000 inbound flights revealed that 26% failed to arrive within 15...
Turneffe Island Resort Redefines Private Island AdventureThursday the 10th, 2016
World-class private island concept resort marks 15th anniversary with resort-wide renovation and relaunched experience-based website
IHG Expands in Germany with % Hotel SigningsFriday the 26th, 2016
The new developments will be in three federal states across the country and reflect IHGs successful strategy in the region, one of the key drivers being working with Multiple Development Agreement (MDA) partners to place properties in the right locations where there is guest demand.
Amanzo'e in Greece is Most Expensive Hotel in EuropeMonday the 4th, 2016
The Amanzo'e, located in Southern Greece's Peloponnese region, leads the Luxury-Hotels.com rankings with a minimum rate of Euro 1779 over the summer. Second most expensive is the Le Dune hotel in the South of Sardinia (Euro 1645).
UEFA European Football Championship - Where to Stay on Game Day? By Katharina SickoraTuesday the 7th, 2016
TrustYou ranks the most popular hotels near all ten of the European Championship stadiums in France