Top 5 Golf Courses to Play In The Mediterranean

Valderrama has played host to many European Tour events and the 1997 Ryder Cup. It’s consistently rated as the No. 1 course in Continental Europe.

 

Warm breezes, the fresh aroma of eucalyptus and beautiful scenery make the Mediterranean a desirable destination for golfers any day of the year. PerryGolf offers a variety of Cruises and Custom Tours to the region, enabling travelers to enjoy the arts, architecture and gastronomic delights so readily available. These five golf courses are certain to challenge and enchant all golfers.

Valderrama

2022 Ryder Cup in Italy | Marco Simone Golf & Country Club

Marco Simone Golf & Country Club | 2022 Ryder Cup
Marco Simone Golf & Country Club | 2022 Ryder Cup

It’s official. Italy will host Ryder Cup 2022 at Marco Simone Golf & Country Club.

Established in 1989 by the fashion designer Laura Biagiotti, Marco Simone Golf & Country Club was created to be suitable not only for relaxed play but also for international championships.

Ryder Cup Impact for Golf Tourism in Scotland

Ryder Cup

 

Scottish media have reported recently on the significant impact the Ryder Cup at Gleneagles will have on the Scottish economy. While I am generally cynical of government produced figures which are often skewed for political purposes, I can speak knowledgeably about the impact of golf travel to Scotland for 2014.

All About The Ryder Cup, From 1927 to 2014

Ryder Cup with PerryGolf
Ryder Cup with PerryGolf

The Ryder Cup is a men’s golf tournament played between Europe and the United States every two years.  The venue for the competition, which is administered by both the PGA of America and the PGA European Tour, alternates equally between Europe and the U.S locations.  The Ryder Cup is named after the Englishman Samuel Ryder, who donated the prized trophy.