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  • Danang – A Personal Destination Review by Wayne Johnson
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on November 29, 2018 at 4:22 am

    Danang, located on the coast of the South China Sea, marks the halfway point between the Vietnamese capital Hanoi to the North and the vibrant city of Ho Chi Minh to the south. The fourth largest city in the country is immersed in culture with the historic towns of Hue and Hoi An located close by and well worth a visit on a day off from the golf course. Danang is rapidly becoming known as... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • A Day in the Life of a Golfasian Golfer
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on November 5, 2018 at 8:20 am

    Leaving your hotel It’s golf day! Your first time in Thailand and your first game! Excitement levels are through the roof! Here is what you can expect… Before you leave, have you packed your change of clothes for after golf? It’s customary here to shower after the game, all of the courses have shower facilities and some better than 5* hotels! Get freshened up after the game, it is well worth it!... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • Golfasian Sweeps the Board at World Golf Awards
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on November 4, 2018 at 6:33 am

    BANGKOK, Thailand (November 3, 2018) – Asia’s largest golf tour operator, Golfasian, has once again swept the board at the World Golf Awards, scooping a quartet of honors at this year’s event. The Thailand-based firm, a market leader in golf tourism in Asia since its inception in 1997, has been a star performer at previous installments of the WGA. Last year, it took first prize in three... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • Hua Hin Wins Asia’s Best Golf Destination – Again!
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on October 25, 2018 at 6:50 am

    Hua Hin, Thailand, 25 October 2018 — For the second year running, Hua Hin in Thailand has won the International Association of Golf Tour Operators Award for Golf Destination of the Year in Asia. The award carries enormous weight as it is voted for by specialist golf tour operators who are IAGTO members. Awards like these are well-deserved for the Tourism Authority of Thailand who have... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • Course Conditioning Key Factor for Golfing Tourists
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on October 8, 2018 at 7:00 am

    Singapore, October 8 2018 — Underlining the increasingly key role played by golf course superintendents, course conditioning is the single most important factor in the decision-making process of golfing tourists. That is among the main findings from a survey jointly conducted by the Asian Golf Industry Federation (AGIF) and Golfasian, one of the region’s foremost golf tour operators. Based... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • Contracting Manager – Bangkok
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on October 2, 2018 at 10:31 am

    Established in 1997, Golfasian has been recognized as the leading dedicated golf tour operator in Thailand, Vietnam, Malaysia, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, and Indonesia. We specialize exclusively in golf holiday tours, for both individuals and groups. https://www.golfasian.com Your main responsibilities will be: Negotiate and contract rates, special offers, allocation, release periods, overrides,... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • Reservations & Sales Executive – Thailand
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on October 2, 2018 at 10:17 am

    Golfasian, South-East Asia’s leading and fastest growing Golf Travel Company is looking for a sales executive to support our business growth. Responsibilities include: Cooperate with clients to determine their needs and advise them of appropriate destinations, golf courses, accommodations, travel dates, and costs Issue quotations to and close business from interested parties Use promotional... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • Operations Executive – Vietnam
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on October 2, 2018 at 10:10 am

    With the continuous growth of Golfasian and it’s subsidiaries, we are constantly looking for strong talent to support our ongoing expansion and to excel in the high level of customer service we provide. If you would like the opportunity to be part of a multi-cultural, dynamic and successful team, start by browsing our current job openings. Company Size: 25-99 Contact Person: Ms. Trang... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • Accountant – Saigon
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on October 2, 2018 at 10:08 am

    I) Job responsibilities and authority: Prepare profit and loss statements and monthly closing and cost accounting reports. Compile and analyze financial information to prepare entries to accounts, such as general ledger accounts, and document business transactions. Establish, maintain, and coordinate the implementation of accounting and accounting control procedures. Monitor and support taxation... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • Da Nang General Manager
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on October 2, 2018 at 10:06 am

    Job Description: Vietnam’s largest and fastest growing golf tour operator is seeking an experienced General Manager to support our Da Nang and Central Coast golf tour business, working in Danang. Our company, located in HCMC, is seeing rapid business growth and seeks an energetic, high potential manager. This position reports to the Vietnam Country General Manager. Duties: Survey local market... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • AccorHotels Vietnam World Masters Golf Championship Returns to Danang for the Fourth Consecutive Year
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on September 9, 2018 at 8:49 am

    Highlighting Central Vietnam as a popular golfing and cultural destination DANANG, Vietnam (September 9, 2018) — AccorHotels, Golfasian & Go Golfing Travel announce the return of the AccorHotels Vietnam World Masters Golf Championship in Danang for the fourth consecutive year from 9 to 15 September 2018. The week-long tournament gives more than a hundred amateur golfers the opportunity to... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • Tips for Planning Your Next Golf Holiday to Asia
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on September 4, 2018 at 3:42 am

    A tradition enjoyed by golfers all over the planet! Here are some tips to get the most out of it Look at different destination and time to visit Time of year to travel is Asia will have a big impact. During the rainy season you can take a chance with the cheaper prices or come in High season when the temperatures are lower. Choose a great group of people! Is this a fun holiday with friends and... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • Golf In Nha Trang – A Personal Destination Review
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on September 3, 2018 at 5:02 am

    A personal destination review from Simon Mees General Manager at KN Golf Links Cam Ranh. Most golf enthusiast are probably aware of the surge golf in Vietnam has seen over the last few years, with no sign of this mini explosion slowing down in the near future. Numerous new projects are either close to fruition or in the early development stages and will surely help to strengthen Vietnam’s... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • Golfasian Makes Choosing a Golf Vacation Simple with New Asia Golf Guide
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on August 6, 2018 at 4:00 am

    BANGKOK, Thailand (August 6, 2018) — GOLFASIAN has made it easier for golfers to identify a dream playing vacation in Southeast Asia with its inaugural Asia Golf Guide. One of the world’s most enticing destinations for golf, Southeast Asia offers a wealth of outstanding layouts as well as sumptuous resorts, unforgettable landscapes and rich and varied culture. The handy new guide, which is... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • Bangkok – A Personal Destination Review
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on August 2, 2018 at 3:59 am

    A personal destination review from John Blanch General Manager at Thai Country Club. Bangkok is one of the best destinations for a golf holiday in the Asia Pacific region. The capital of Thailand boats one of the regions busiest airports, Suvarnabhumi and Don Muang airport, which are frequented by hundreds of airlines from most major airports in the world. There is an abundance of hotel options... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • Don’t forget these essentials!
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on August 1, 2018 at 2:51 am

    Travelling overseas requires a bit of planning. It has happened to the best of us that we have forgotten the one or other essential. We have put together a check-list for you to print out when packing your bags for your next golf holiday in Asia. Let us know if we forgot anything. Keys – Simple Wallet – Crucial Passport – Missed two flights leaving this behind Tickets – Ok you can reprint... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • Dalat – A Personal Destination Review
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on July 3, 2018 at 2:53 am

    A personal destination review from David A. Hill General Manager at The Dalat at 1200. Dalat City in the South Central Highlands of Vietnam is becoming one of the countries true hotspots for Asian golfers while also catering for international medium and long-haul visitors from all over the world. Dalat founded in 1898 during Colonial French period is now the perfect short stay vacation... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • Top 7 Tips for the Greatest Golf Holiday Ever!
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on June 26, 2018 at 9:45 am

    It’s coming to that special time of the year when you can turn on your out of office and get ready for some time away on the fairways, with a bit of luck! Booking Early – Usually golf is top priority in a golf holiday to Thailand! If you want tee times that suit your group the best way to ensure it is to book early, the later you leave it the busier the courses are likely to be. Not only... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • Magic Happens at the Centara World Masters
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on June 22, 2018 at 3:27 am

    Hua Hin, Thailand, 22 June 2018 — Billed as the biggest and richest tournament for club golfers in all of Asia and again attracting 500 plus players from 27 countries, sharing in US$50,000 in prizes, the Centara World Masters Golf Championship has rightly earned this tagline. While the numbers are impressive, talking to the players you come to understand this event has a certain magic that... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • Golfers Tee-Off at Asia’s Largest Golf Tournament
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on June 10, 2018 at 6:39 am

    Hua Hin, Thailand, 9 June 2018 — Don’t be surprised if you see an unusually high number of golf bags at Bangkok airport this weekend. Golfers from all over the world, almost 600 from 24 countries in fact, are converging on Hua Hin in Thailand for the biggest tournament for club golfers in all of Asia. The fifth installment of the Centara World Masters Golf Championship runs 10 to 15 June... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • Golf Tips for Playing in Thailand
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on June 4, 2018 at 9:17 am

    One (Nueng): If your caddie says “Nice putt” can usually be translated to “useless putt.” Two (Song) : The more expensive the golf ball the more water-magnetic it is! Buy them by the bag outside of the golf course! Will you find at some courses men swimming in the lakes and rivers, poised waiting for your ball! You can sometimes buy it back for a small fee! Three (Sam):... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • Shangri-La Chiang Mai 2 Ball Golf Championship Puts Northern Thailand in the Spotlight
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on May 23, 2018 at 8:20 am

    Chiang Mai, Thailand, 23 May 2018 — The Shangri-La Chiang Mai 2 Ball Golf Championship is a must play event for golfers wanting the best of everything. Golfers will experience Thailand’s rich culture, tantalising food, luxury spas and generous hospitality. Chiang Mai’s mountainous terrain and valleys has enabled renowned golf course designers to build breathtakingly beautiful golf resorts. Just... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • New Events Have Golfers Teeing Off in Thailand
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on April 26, 2018 at 7:10 am

    Golfasian and Go Golfing, arguably the two biggest golf tour operators in the Asia Pacific region, today announced they will expand their event portfolio to six annual tournaments in Thailand and Vietnam. These events will attract more than 1,700 golfers for an average stay of 10 nights. Now, that’s big business in the world of golf tourism. These industry trendsetters are breaking new... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • Bangkok – Golf Destination Review by Richard Clarke
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on April 26, 2018 at 6:45 am

    Bangkok – a mesmerizing cocktail of flavors, sights, sounds and sublime golf! Landing in at either Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) or Don Muang Airport (DMK) within thirty minutes you will be in downtown Bangkok, depending on traffic! On that journey though you get glimpses of the ornate shrines, dazzling temples, mammoth shopping malls and meander through the vibrant street life to your... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • A New, Fun & Intimate Golf Week For Golfers
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on April 2, 2018 at 8:11 am

    Hua Hin, Thailand, 2 April 2018 — Hua Hin, Thailand’s best golf destination, is to host a new and exciting golf week for club golfers aged 35 and over. Following on from the success of the Centara World Masters Golf Championship which will be celebrating its 5th successful year in 2018, tournament organisers Go Golfing and Golfasian have combined to bring a second Amateur Golf Tournament to the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • 5 Obscure Golf Rules
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on March 27, 2018 at 6:35 am

    Identifying or searching for a ball covered by loose impediments in a hazard I recently hit my ball into one of the many bunkers lining the fairways at Springfield in Hua Hin. I thought it might be buried but I couldn’t see it. I finally found what I thought was the ball! My playing partner told me I could sweep away some sand to check it was mine would be allowed to recover the ball with... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • Hoi An – A Destionation Review by Praew Phol-Uayporn
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on March 26, 2018 at 10:00 am

    Hoi An was the major town that linked local traders in the ancient city with other traders from prominent Asian countries like Japan and China. This trade mostly took place between the 15th and the 19th centuries. The impact of this trade is still seen today, as the city street plan and buildings reflect the fusion of the indigenous Vietnamese architectural designs and the imported Japanese,... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • Pattaya – Golf Destination Review by Richard Clarke
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on March 5, 2018 at 6:19 am

    A two hour drive from Bangkok, Pattaya is a true golfer’s paradise. There are twenty golf courses golf courses in the Pattaya, Rayong and Chonburi area with an excellent mix of world class courses and some gems I have discovered there over the last few weeks. Other than flying into Suvarnabhumi Airportt and transferring down to Pattaya a lot of our customers coming from local countries fly... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • Playing from the Right Tee Markers
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on March 5, 2018 at 4:37 am

    Coming from England we have reds tees for juniors and ladies, yellows for men and general play and whites for competitions. Not in Asia – There can be four, five or six sets if tees at each golf course! However choosing the right one can have a big impact on your golf holiday. Look at the yardages and course map before you start or ask us what we think. If I’m hosting a group or playing the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • Singles Golf Week – It’s New, Fun & Coming Soon to Pattaya!
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on February 21, 2018 at 6:51 am

    Pattaya, Thailand 21 February 2018 — Thailand’s famed holiday playground of Pattaya will host a week of golf, fun and entertainment for singles from 16 to 22 September 2018. Open to all singles, you don’t have to be off single figures, you just have to be single! Australian based Go Golfing started hosting golfing get-togethers for singles more than 10 years ago. Founder, Peter... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]