Playing mini Golf is much older than you think. The very first mini-Golf course was built back in 1867 at the Ladies ‘ club of St Andrews. At that time, not many ladies could safely make Golf pitches. An experimental mini-Golf Playground was created for them.
The first mini Golf courses were actually miniature versions of large courses. They had greens, fairways, sand traps, and So continued until the great depression, after which the mini-Golf has become too expensive. At that time, people started building their own obstacle courses. Continue reading
Sun, sea, wine, Sirtaki… and Golf. This unexpected detail now complements the usual idea of Greece. The history of Golf is supposed to have Scottish roots, and this is one of the annoying misunderstandings that separate Greece from the title of “home of sports of the entire universe”. After all, the game is truly noble and worthy of praise from the gods of Olympus. However, modern Greeks are not upset at all and succeed in Golf no less than its ancestors.
There are high-class landscaped fields near Athens, on the Islands, in the Peloponnese. Continue reading