Ringed by rugged mountains and the picturesque Sonoran Desert, Phoenix and Scottsdale, Arizona, rank among the world's truly elite golf holiday destinations. Arizona has 7 distinct regions and one of them is called `the valley of the sun`. This is where you'll find the neighbouring cities of Phoenix and Scottsdale. Phoenix is the capital city and like `Greater London` within it's `Greater Phoenix` boundaries lies a number of other cities/communities of which one is called Scottsdale.
There are over 200 golf courses in the area surrounding Scottsdale and their design layouts range from traditional course architecture to exciting cactus studded desert golf designs, making this great golf holiday area a must for any golfer visiting this part of the USA.