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Golf Packages In The Kingdom of Fife

Take a golf break to Fife and experience not just some of golf's finest and most famous courses, but also revel and soak up the rich history of the game. The legendary Old Course at St Andrews can be found on Fife's golf coast and there are many other ancient links courses that can make up an unforgettable golf tour or short break. From outstanding golf resorts; St Andrews Bay and Carnoustie to charming, traditional "golfer's inns" including The Inn at Lathones. There are plenty of options for accommodation and courses in the true home of golf. Perthshire offers quality inland golf, most notably at Gleneagles, to complement the seaside classics of Fife and Angus and with such a strong golfing tradition, any lover of the game will savour a golf break to this part of the world.

 

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Pilgrims in the RoughPilgrims in the Rough: St. Andrews... Beyond the 19th Hole. An insider's guide to golfing in St Andrews, this book provides information on the course and the history of the game. It looks at the history of the town, with parallels drawn between the early pilgrims to St Andrews and the post-reformation "pilgrims" to the links, and also contains tourist information about where to stay, where to eat, and what to see and do in the area.

Golf Links ScotlandScottish Golf Links: A Photographer's Journey Along the rugged eastern coast, from St. Andrews up to Montrose and Cruden Bay and Royal Aberdeen, "from heather, whin and sand, to points north," to Nairn and Dornoch. Then to the west coast, to Prestwick and Troon. It's not only the courses themselves that Lowe illuminates along the way, but the winding roads, the ancient villages, the farms and whiskey distilleries, and the people who call this land their home as well.

Secret History of Golf in ScotlandSecret History of Golf in Scotland, The This story about golf takes place in 16th Century Scotland and is inspired by the earliest historical records about "the greatest game". In it Ian MacPherson, a dirt poor farmer and so-so golfer, decides he must win his town's annual golfing tournament or face financial ruin. Galbraith, the Scottish Laird who rules the area, has financial problems of his own and also has designs on the tournament. He hires a golfing "ringer" from Edinburgh, Black Bart, to try and steal the tournament from the locals. Along with fascinating descriptions about early golf, there is plenty of earthy humor, cruel deception and local Scottish color.

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