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  • 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! […]

  • Asia’s Best Tournament For Club Golfers Reaches Over 300 Signups!
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on January 25, 2018 at 10:33 am

    Hua Hin, Thailand, 25 January 2018 — The fifth installment of Thailand’s biggest and most enjoyed tournament for club golfers, the Centara World Masters Golf Championship, returns to the popular beach-side resort town on Hua Hin in Thailand from 10 to 16 June 2018. Such is the event’s popularity, more than 300 golfers have signed up for the tournament since registrations opened 3 months...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • In at the Shallow End! Rule 14-6
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on December 27, 2017 at 9:49 am

    I can’t think of a golf course I’ve played in Bangkok that doesn’t have some kind of water hazard running through it…. In fact there is generally some kind of hazard on every hole! Playing at Panya Indra one scorching hot Sunday afternoon in November our group reached the 537 yard Par 5 third hole on the C Course. It was going to take two cannons to reach the elevated green! A tough...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • Golfasian Bags Triple Whammy of Honors At World Golf Awards
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on November 26, 2017 at 5:50 am

    BANGKOK, Thailand (November 26, 2017) — GOLFASIAN has continued its hot streak at the World Golf Awards, picking up top honors in three categories at the 2017 event. The company, Asia’s largest golf tour operator, was one of the big winners at the gala ceremony, held this year at the La Manga Club in southern Spain. Golfasian was named Best Inbound Golf Tour Operator 2017 for Vietnam and...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • Rakuten and Golfasian to Strengthen Collaboration in the Golf & Travel Sectors
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on November 16, 2017 at 7:47 am

    Tokyo & Bangkok, November 16, 2017– Rakuten, Inc. and Golfasian Co., Ltd. today announced that the two companies have reached an agreement to strengthen existing collaborations in the golf and travel sectors. Based on this agreement, both companies will work to increase referrals of tourists traveling between Thailand and Japan to play golf, and expand their services by harnessing both...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • 2018 Centara World Masters – Entries Now Open!
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on September 4, 2017 at 9:03 am

    Hua Hin, Thailand, 4 September 2017 — Registrations are officially open for Thailand’s Most Enjoyed Week of Golf! Even though the event was recently launched on 1st of September the event has seen a record number of entries in comparison to previous years. Golfers were quick to rate the fourth annual Centara World Masters Golf Championship hosted in Hua Hin as the best-organised event...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • Contracting Manager for Tour Operator
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on August 21, 2017 at 10:17 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! […]

  • Japanese Speaking International Sales and Marketing Manager – Bangkok Based
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on August 18, 2017 at 9:15 am

    Your main responsibilities will be: Handle active golf reservations for Japanese golfers Work together with our partner agent in Japan Update the partner agent system with Golfasian’s green-fee rates Market and sell golf tours to Japanese golfers, tour operators, golf clubs, etc. Develop the best possible golf tour offerings for Japanese golfers including preferred hotels, golf courses,...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • Reservations & Sales Executive – Pattaya Based
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on August 18, 2017 at 8:51 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! […]

  • Golf in Myanmar – Most Authentic Travel
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on August 16, 2017 at 10:18 am

    Republished from Destination Golf Magazine July 2017. Written by Sam Sakocius In a few years they will be here.  The hordes.  While the fact that Angkor Wat and the tiny adjacent town of Siem Reap has more than ten, Five Star hotels and three golf courses is not at all a bad thing, the pre Tomb Raider days of “discovering” the relics of relatively unknown mystic civilizations are long gone from...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • AccorHotels Vietnam World Masters – The Biggest Ever
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on August 14, 2017 at 4:25 am

    Danang, Vietnam 14 August 2017 — The third annual AccorHotels Vietnam World Masters Golf Championship welcomes over 160 participants to Danang in Central Vietnam from 13 to 19 August 2017. This year’s tournament is the biggest ever and will bring together golfers and non-playing partners for the ultimate event and Vietnam golf holiday experience. The event is open to male and female...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • Thailand – The World’s Best Golf Destination?
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on August 2, 2017 at 7:03 am

    Boasting over 250 golf courses, the Kingdom of Thailand is hands down a primetime destination for golf enthusiasts looking to spend a nice vacation in South-East Asia. The Tourism Authority of Thailand hosted the Thailand Golf Travel Mart in 2017 at Khao Yai National Park which marked its importance as a top destination. Khao Yai is situated hardly two hours north of Bangkok in the Nakhon...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • 2017 Centara World Masters – The Most Enjoyable Week of Golf!
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on June 20, 2017 at 4:06 am

    Hua Hin, Thailand, 20 June 2017 — Golfers have been quick to rate the fourth annual Centara World Masters Golf Championship hosted in Hua Hin as the best organized event ever. Returning to the tournament for the 4th time, Karen Chenoweth, stated that the tournament organization is brilliant and she will come again for the 5th time next year. At 53 years of age, Karen is a member of Kooyonga...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

  • World Golfers Arrive in Thailand for 2017 Centara World Masters Championship
    by uY$X@zE9!8l2 on June 11, 2017 at 3:00 am

    Hua Hin, Thailand, 11 June 2017 — Golfers from every continent have started arriving in Thailand for the fourth running of the Centara World Masters Golf Championship, Asia’s biggest and richest tournament for club golfers. Franking Thailand’s golf tourism appeal, more than 500 visitors from 21 countries will arrive this weekend in Hua Hin for the start of the Championship on 11...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]