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GOLF & LEISURE 175 MALAYSIA WITH 200 COURSES AND COUNTING, MALAYSIA IS EMERGING AS ONE OF ASIA’S TOP DESTINATIONS FOR THE GOLF TOURIST. 17 5GOLF CONCIERGE G olf is booming in Malaysia and it’s easy to see why. Its 200-odd courses can be found throughout the country, in cool highlands and among tea plantations, by the South China Sea, on islands like Langkawi and Penang and around its largest cities. It’s the kind of place, too, with plenty of other distractions to complement a golfing vacation. And despite boasting exotic settings and internationally recognised courses – some designed by the likes of Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer, Gary Player, Greg Norman and Ernie Els – golf in Malaysia remains relatively affordable compared to some other Asian destinations, with 18-hole green fees at some courses in the $50-$60 range. Here are 10 top courses that prove the point.
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