The European winners of the 2008 World Travel Awards, dubbed "the Oscars of the travel industry" by the Wall Street Journal, were announced this week. Against stiff competition, the Praia D'El Rey Marriott Hotel was named "Portugal's Leading Resort" for the second year running.
Mission Hills Golf Club - the world's largest collection of premier golf courses with 12 layouts designed by many of the greatest golfers and golf course architects from five continents, announces Finland, Canada and Portugal have qualified for the 2008 Omega Mission Hills World Cup, held November 27-30.
TPerformer won in the category called practice equipment at the Golf Europe the Product Awards 2008. TPerformer is a training system which optimizes swing direction and body posture by determining the correct tee position. "A very simple, small system with great effect," the jury determined.
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