page 1
page 2
page 3
page 4
page 5
page 6
page 7
page 8
page 9
page 10
page 11
page 12
page 13
page 14
page 15
page 16
page 17
page 18
page 19
page 20
page 21
page 22
page 23
page 24
page 25
page 26
page 27
page 28
page 29
page 30
page 31
page 32
page 33
page 34
page 35
page 36
page 37
page 38
page 39
page 40
page 41
page 42
page 43
page 44
page 45
page 46
page 47
page 48
page 49
page 50
page 51
page 52
page 53
page 54
page 55
page 56
page 57
page 58
page 59
page 60
page 61
page 62
page 63
page 64
page 65
page 66
page 67
page 68
page 69
page 70
page 71
page 72
page 73
page 74
page 75
page 76
page 77
page 78
page 79
page 80
page 81
page 82
page 83
page 84
page 85
page 86
page 87
page 88
page 89
page 90
page 91
page 92

42Isea&iIWINTER 2012

WINTER 2012I sea&iI43topfiveYAS LINKS, ABU DHABI, UAEThe 18-hole championship Yas Links Course, by leading designer Kyle Phillips, has become a firm favourite with golfers around theworld since it opened in 2010. It is the first of its kind in the Middle East and boasts views over the Arabian Gulf. Afterenjoying a round on the desert course, visitors can make the most of the Yas Island development, which includes a new Formula1 motor racing circuit, the Yas Hotel and a slick marina accommodating more than 140 yachts.SIGNATURE HOLERecently voted the best par 3 in the UAE by Golf Digest, the 17th is the Yas Links' signature hole. The tees are arranged at various angles, playing across an inlet that forms a tranquil bay along the coastlineON COURSE FOR A HIT CHARTER sea&iselects five of the most appealing golf courses that can easily be included as part of a charter itineraryByMiriam Cain ultimate golf