The world is your oyster when it comes to playing the best golf courses. It could be the manicured fairways of America's greatest layouts or the iconic British links holes that started it all, you're going to rack up the air miles if you're determined to experience the best golf on the planet.

On our list of the most beautiful courses on Earth, you'll find plenty of your old bucket list favourites, but many more of which you won't be familiar.

Norway, Mexico, Australia, Canada… Pack your golf bag and grab your camera: it's time to tee it up on the best of the best.