After 35+ years of travel, I will admit to particularly enjoying the more convenient and comfortable ways of airline conveyance. This can be my preference for airline lounges, an exact seat on specific aircraft layout or routing with a preferred carrier. Therefore, the recent announcement of a new arrival and departure facility at Dublin Airport caught my attention.
Are you planning to take a golf trip? In addition to the planning and coordinating of accommodations, tee times, transportation, sightseeing, dining and so forth, you’ll obviously need to pack appropriately…that is, golf-appropriately. It’s one thing to pack for a weekend getaway but another for a week long trip out of the country. Keep in mind when packing that a successful golf vacation starts well before you even leave your home.
One trick I recently learned about as I departed Australia is the Tourist Refund Scheme (TRS).
Golfers have varying degrees of desire to attend and spectate professional golf events. Given the significant amount of effort and planning required to attend any of the Majors, I can certainly empathize with those who feel the process to be a bit overwhelming at times. I would, however, suggest that if you had just one Major to attend, it should be the Open Championship…for a variety of reasons;