Europe – ‘Around Europe in 18 Holes’

Europe – ‘Around Europe in 18 Holes’

‘Around Europe in 18 Holes’


Every golfer has their favourite golf holes – ones that stay etched firmly in the memory long after playing them. With this concept in mind, we travel to a selection of top courses in various European countries to tee-off on some of the most scenic and challenging holes on a composite layout made up of four par-3’s, ten par-4’s and four par-5’s…

Hole 1: Par-5 / 496 metres – Golfplatz Eichenheim Austria

With its superbly-manicured greens, roller coaster fairways, meandering water hazards and regular elevation changes, Golfplatz Eichenheim offers a golfing experience in spectacular surroundings. After playing a careful approach shot through a cut in the rocks at the first, the emerald green is on the same level as a snow-capped mountain range in the distance creating one of the most photogenic vistas in Austrian golf…

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Photography by Paul Marshall
Text by Andrew Marshall

July 21, 2016