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December 14th, 2015 | by Tabita Miotto
Golf Ugolino | Fifty Places to Play Golf Before You Die
Florence | July 18th 2014 | by Tabita Miotto
In Fifty Places to Play Golf Before You Die, Chris Santella calls Golf Ugolino near Florence one of the world’s most beautiful courses. Pale Chianti hills, olive groves, cypress trees like exclamation points. You’ll think you’re in heaven already!
The oldest course in Italy, and one of its most exclusive, Ugolino is the kind of place where connections get you tee times. Thankfully, the director is a close personal friend. We recently sat down with the man behind Ugolino, and you can read that interview here.
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On the green with George.
March 31st, 2014 | Lake Como | Menaggio Golf Club
Everyone knows George Clooney loves Italy. Who knew he enjoyed also Italian golf too?
Since 2001, he's been a regular fixture at the Menaggio & Cardenabbia Golf Club on Lake Como, drinking Cokes in the clubhouse and playing a round with his Hollywood and Italian friends. So familiar is George that no one makes much of a fuss anymore, when he comes riding in on his signature Harley Davidson.
Tuesday, 22 January 2013 - by Sabrina Santi
“This lake exceeds anything I ever beheld in beauty" once wrote the English poet Percy Bysshe Shelley. No other words can describe better this blissful place, coated with charm and romance. The main attraction is the lake itself, shaped like an upside down Y, with the charming village of Bellagio at the Y intersection. Whether you go for a vintage boat or just jump on a public ferry, a tour on the lake is mandatory. The view from the lake at the numerous villas that line the shores of the lake is captivating:
November 15th 2012, Vilamoura, Portugal – by IAGTO
The International Association of Golf Tour Operators (IAGTO) named the Italian Region of VENETO as the 2013 Undiscovered Golf Destination of the Year. The announcement headlined the organization’s Awards Ceremony & Gala Dinner in the final night of the annual International Golf Travel Market.