Six Golf Courses In Panama Worth Sinking Your Cleats Into
A faithful reader wrote recently asking if we could do a report about the golfing scene in Panama. Not being much of a golfer myself, I handed the assignment off to a few friends who are avid players and they came back with some advice for those of you who share their enthusiasm.
Until only about five or six years ago, Panama was a one-course country. The only course was built in 1932 and lorded over by Panama’s elite. It was, and remains, a members-only facility with six-figure sign-up fees. Not terribly welcoming to casual visitors to the country. Unfortunately, the best course in Panama City at the moment—the Santa Maria Golf & Country Club in Costa del Este—is also a