One of the big surprises in many ways is just how fast formerly eastern block countries are moving into the first world.
For example, not so many years ago the thought of a luxury golf property in Bulgaria would have been laughed at. No longer though for the likes of Tharacian Cliffs, starting from scratch, seems likely to become one of the top golf courses in the world according to Gary Player.
The reason is simple of course: they’re able to start from a blank sheet and have lots of cheap land and labour to construct the courses. For the rest of us there are increasing numbers of cheap flights available to get us to the area.
Overall, a win-win situation for everyone apparently.Copyright © 2004-2014 by Foreign Perspectives. All rights reserved.