INVITATION TO IRELAND
The Irish Tourist Board
is targeting keen golfers directly by sending them postcards, inviting them to
get their next round in .. .in the Emerald Isle.
More than 30,000 golfers
across Britain have been targeted for these invitations following the recent Foot
& Mouth crisis, which resulted in only one reported case in "Southern"
Ireland. The necessary precautions taken by the Irish authorities ensured that
there was no spread of the disease, and thankfully, the effect on golfing was
Ireland boasts some of the
world's best golf courses. it is now often referred to as the Golf Mecca of Europe
with over 400 18 hole courses and more than a third of all the Links courses in
The last ten years or so
has seen the development of many major new championship corses in Ireland, but
there are also many "hidden gems" to suit every standard of golfer.
Combine this with the legendary Irish welcome and hospitality and you have the
ingredients for a truly memorable golf trip.
If you have never played
golf in Ireland before, now is the time. Your pound sterling buy about 1.25 Irish
which saves you about 25% on already inexpensive green fees and all other purchases!
For a free brochure please
call 0800 587 2001 or go to www.golf.travel.ie