Sunday, January 9, 2011

Golf in Fiji

I spent last week in Fiji, where there was a convenient 9-hole, par-3 golf course. The course was very beautiful, but a bit rough, and very challenging, with overhanging coconut palms and poincianas, vegetable garden hazards and unfamiliar, hired clubs.

The Pro Shop (with Chinese Restaurant behind):

The first hole from behind the practice green:

The first hole from behind the tee:

The second hole from behind the green:

The third hole from behind the tee. Note the long controlled fade required; easier to lay up.

Very enjoyable.