Alan B. Nichols is a veteran golf-travel journalist with over 25 years of professional writing experience.
In addition to newspaper reporting for an urban daily, he was a senior editor and writer in the environmental field before focusing his energies on golf and travel subjects.
Nichols has covered prominent resorts in the West, throughout the South and courses abroad, including the 'Birthplace of Golf' -- Scotland's St. Andrews Old Course. A low handicap player, he is also an occasional amateur tournament participant.
This premium golf vacation package includes 7 nights of 5-star lodging (at The Europa Hotel in Belfast, Glassdrumman Lodge in Co. Down, and The Davenport Hotel in Dublin) and 6 rounds of golf at some of Ireland's top courses: Royal Belfast Golf Club, Portstewart, Royal Portrush, Ardglass, Royal County Down, and Royal Dublin.