Government & Politics

Morocco named Africa’s best golf destination

Cartagena - Morocco was named Africa's best golf destination in 2017 at the 2017 World Golf Awards ceremony held in Cartagena, Spain.

In addition to Morocco, Egypt, Kenya, and South-Africa made the award shortlist.

It is the second time that Morocco is named Africa's best golf destination following that of 2015.

World Golf Awards serves to celebrate and reward excellence in golf tourism, world-class courses, and golf destinations, Morocco World News reported.

While celebrating and rewarding excellence across golf resorts, courses and the golfing destinations throughout the world, the 2017 World Golf Awards strive to ultimately raise the golf tourist customer experience and stimulate both the domestic and international golf tourism market.

Votes are made by professionals working within the golf travel and tourism industry senior executives, travel buyers, tour operators, agents and media professionals.

Portugal was voted world's best golf destination.

Source: International Islamic News Agency