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Web Buzz: Golfscape.com might fit sportsmen to a tee

Golfscape.com is a tempting site for the destination golfer, with more features to come
Golfscape.com lets you book golf games in the U.S. and 47 countries from your desktop, tablet or mobile device

Here's a smoother, more modern way to book your tee time at golf courses around the world.

Name: Golfscape.com

What it does: This website lets you plan and book golf games in the United States and 47 countries from your desktop, tablet or mobile device. Create a profile and make a wish list of courses you hope to play.

What's hot: It's a tempting site for the destination golfer. Scroll down the home page beneath the search bar to see featured golfing destinations in Da Nang, Vietnam; Cape Town, South Africa; and Hua Hin, Thailand, to name a few. There are plenty of course photos, a map and lists of amenities and weather reports, plus the opportunity for golfers to rate and review the courses à la Yelp or TripAdvisor. Users can make instant bookings in California, Arizona and Nevada.

What's not: You're getting just a sneak peek at features. For example, by year's end you should be able to search by city or individual course rather than by just a list of destinations. Also, there were tabs for "Views and Vistas," "Caddies" and "Luxe," among others, but they did not link to a list of results. Hold tight. They're working on it.

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