Meet Our Authors

We Proudly Present Our Panel of Experts

The Intrepid Traveler’s authors are recognized authorities in a variety of fields, from RVing in Europe, to the magic of Walt Disney World, to the best zoos in the United States. We enjoy reading their work and learning from them, and we know you will, too! In addition to the information on these pages, several of our authors maintain their own websites on travel subjects of interest to them. For these authors, we provide a link to their own sites at the bottom of each of their biographies. Be sure to visit their sites for some great FREE information from these experts in their fields.

Steven M. Barrett, author of Hidden Mickeys, Disneyland’s Hidden Mickeys, and Hidden Mickeys Go To Sea.

Elisa Bernick, author of The Family Sabbatical Handbook.

Nadine Godwin, author of Travia: The Ultimate Book of Travel Trivia.

Adelle and Ron Milavsky, authors of Take Your RV to Europe

Kelly Monaghan, co-author of After Disney, Universal Orlando, and creator of the Home-Based Travel Agent course

Lou Mongello, author of The Walt Disney World Trivia Book Volume 1 and Volume 2

Allen W. Nyhuis, co-author of America’s Best Zoos

Meredith Lyn Pierce, author of Lots To Do In Line: Disneyland and Lots To Do In Line: Walt Disney World.

Charles Ridgway, author of Spinning Disney’s World

Michael Schürmann, author of Paris Movie Walks

Bart Scott, author of Ears of Steel: The Real Man’s Guide to Walt Disney World

Aaron Wallace, author of The Thinking Fan’s Guide To Walt Disney World: Magic Kingdom

Jon Wassner, co-author of America’s Best Zoos


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