FIFTEEN time major winner Tiger Woods has described Royal Portrush as an 'unbelievable course.'
And he hopes to take in a little bit of sight-seeing on Wednesday.
"The people have been absolutely fantastic," he said on Tuesday.
"They're so respectful.
"I've never been this far north - Royal County Down is the furthest north I've been - so this is all new to me.
"Tour guide wise I haven't had a lot of time. Normally I take Wednesday off, so tomorrow I'll look around a little and see a few things.
"It's amazing that it's been this long for us to come back here. It's such a great venue.
"It's straightforward. It is tricky a little bit here and there but overall it's just a wonderful links golf course."
Woods will be among the favourites when The 148th Open gets underway on Thursday morning.
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