Looking for a great getaway, playing golf and enjoying the local vibe? What did you think of the stunning Azores, a group of nine volcanic islands in the Atlantic Ocean that are part of Portugal? Do you have?
Azores Golf Sales and Marketing Director Pilar Melo Antunes joins ‘Golf Innerview’ host Ann Liguori to golf at Batalha Golf Course and Furnas Golf Club on São Miguel Island, the scenic beauty of the islands , the presence of volcanoes, hot springs, hot springs and much more that the islands have to offer.
[1:08] Where is the Azores — 4 1/2 hours flight from JFK
[3:03] Marinas, deep sea fishing and water life
[4:22] The history of the hydrangea phenomenon on the island
[6:00] island climate
[6:40] About the tea plantation
[9:54] Furnace Valley Hot Springs and Hot Springs
[11:14] About Batalha Golf Course Designed by Cameron Power
[12:36] Why bunkers have volcanic black sand
[13:40] Furnace Golf Club’s Original Nine designed by Philip Mackenzie Ross
[17:00] Find value in sustainable islands
[18:20] About Terceira Golf Club on Terceira Island
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