To golf fans all over Europe, and indeed the world in general, Abu Dhabi is a special place. Why? Well, because it means the beginning of a new year of European Tour golf!
The capital of the United Arab Emirates, Abu Dhabi is a thriving and advanced metropolis, with some truly spectacular architecture which includes Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, the largest mosque in the country and The Louvre Abu Dhabi designed by the Pritzker-winning French architect, Jean Nouvel. The skyscraper-studded skyline is also home to some of the most exciting sporting events on the planet, including the Formula 1 Grand Prix, and the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship on the European Tour which will be part of the Rolex Series in 2019.
Surrounded by a seemingly endless expanse of sand, Abu Dhabi’s ever-expanding collection of championship courses stand-out like perfect lush oases. With 5 golf courses to play from which 3 are championship courses, no wonder the city has quickly arisen to become one of the world’s most exciting golf destinations.