The Algarve has some of the best and most popular golf courses in Europe, but they need a huge amount of water to stay in tip-top shape.
My second tee shot soared high and straight, then hurtled towards the lake; a repeat of my first. I didn´t hear the disheartening plop this time because the breeze had shifted and now moved loudly through the pines that surrounded us
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Quinta do Lago is one of the Algarve’s most prestigious and renowned golf resorts, and has now received the ultimate seal of approval. The founder of its Golf Academy, Paul McGinley, has been named as the captain of the European Ryder Cup Team for 2014. His vice-captaincy during last-year’s tournament has not gone unnoticed, and […]
David Keywood pays a visit to the new Paul McGinley Golf Academy at Quinta do Lago in the Algarve.
Whether you play like Rory McIlroy or prefer the comforts of the 19th hole, a home on a golf course promises winning returns.
The teaching centre is the only Paul McGinley Academy in the world and, with regular input from Europe’s 2014 Ryder Cup captain, features the latest in state-of-the-art swing analysis technology at its TaylorMade fitting centre and first-class practice facilities.
Stunning golf courses and glorious sunshine is a combination that makes for a fantastic holiday. The beautiful Portuguese region of the Algarve boasts both in abundance, and below you can discover some of the top courses to head to while you’re there.
By Graham Simpson The Algarve, Portugal is a wonderful place to play golf for many reasons. The challenging championship courses, with many designed by famous names of golf, are always well manicured and a joy to play. The fantastic weather nearly all year round makes the golf, beaches and night times so enjoyable.