Stuart Sternberg

Stuart Sternberg is the founder of WDW Fan Zone. Born and raised in New York City but New Jersey has been home for several years now. A devoted husband and proud father of two amazing children. A huge fan of Walt Disney World and Bruce Springsteen. A die hard Yankee, Jet, and New York Ranger fan. His motto is "all Disney all the time." Always willing to lend a helping hand to friends and family whenever needed. Stuart’s writing career started with his own but now defunct blog, disneygeekdad.blogspot.com. You can find and follow Stuart on Twitter at http://twitter.com/#!/DisneyGeekDad. Stuart is also on Facebook and Google +.


To Disney’s Haunted Mansion – A Haunting We Will Go

October 1, 2013
To Disney’s Haunted Mansion – A Haunting We Will Go

On my last visit to Walt Disney World my family and I had an opportunity to meet up with the Haunted mansion’s Ghost Host and it went something like this: . Me: Hello, am I in the right place to meet the ghosts? . Ghost Host: When hinges creak in doorless chambers, and strange...
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Disney World vs. That Other Theme Park

September 25, 2013
Disney World vs. That Other Theme Park

On my last trip to Florida we traveled through the state to visit colleges for my daughter who is now a high school senior. My son also joined us for a few days before he had to head back to college. My son is 20 and my daughter is 17 and we have been...
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Staying Off Disney Property

September 11, 2013
Staying Off Disney Property

I firmly believe that if you are going to vacation at Walt Disney World that staying on property is always the very best choice. However, on my latest visit to the great state of Florida I found myself staying off property with my family. We actually stayed in five different hotels as we crossed...
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Appreciating Disney World

September 7, 2013
Appreciating Disney World

I just returned from a great ten days in Florida. The main focus of our trip was to look at colleges for my daughter who is entering her senior year in High School. It was really strange being in Florida and not staying on Disney property. Our travels included visits to colleges in and...
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Rainy Disney Days

August 31, 2013
wdw rain

Just because you’re going on vacation doesn’t mean you are guaranteed to have great weather although that would be nice. For instance, I have been in Florida traveling all over the state with my family and no matter where we have been the rain has found us every single day. Even if  you’re traveling...
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Disney World From Little Ones To Grown Children – How Things Change

August 28, 2013
Disney World From Little Ones To Grown Children – How Things Change

Having been to Walt Disney World a number of times with my wife and children over the years I have many very fond memories of our visits. I also have seen many changes not just on Disney World property but how my family tours the parks. So I have listed a few differences in...
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Honoring Disney World Imagineers

August 14, 2013
Honoring Disney World Imagineers

Recently I was asked what I like most about the Disney parks. I thought about it for a moment but I couldn’t come up with a definitive answer. That’s because there is so much about the Disney parks and Walt Disney World property that I like that it wouldn’t be fair to pick one...
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Today We Remember Our Friend Nolan

August 13, 2013
Today We Remember Our Friend Nolan

For those of you who are new to the Disney community I wish you could meet Nolan Woodall. Sadly one year ago today Nolan departed us for the great Disney parks above. Anyone who had the good fortune to meet Nolan learned very quickly what a special and terrific human being he was. Nolan...
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Common First Time/Long Time Disney Trip Planning Oversights

July 31, 2013
Common First Time/Long Time Disney Trip Planning Oversights

If you’re going on vacation to Walt Disney World the worst mistake you can possibly make is not doing any planning before your departure date. Not planning for a trip to Disney World will at the very least guarantee you spending hours of  your vacation time in long lines. Some people just don’t know...
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Must Do Disney World In Park Dining

July 17, 2013
Must Do Disney World In Park Dining

Whenever I go with my family to Walt Disney World we try to eat at dining venues that we have never experienced before but we also mix in a few of our favorites from past trips. While we have many favorites throughout Disney property I thought I would share my favorite Disney restaurant in...
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