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.
The Auburn Travelodge Inn and Suites has partnered with the Auburn Golf Course to offer accommodations geared to the golfer. The room rates will include one 18-hole round of golf at the Auburn Golf Course.