Guru In the News
What's New in Las Vegas
The Informed Traveler - August 13th, 2023
One of our regular guests on the Informed Traveler Podcast is David Yeskel, AKA The Vegas Guru. David keeps us up to date on the latest happenings in Las Vegas.
What New, Hip and Trendy in Las Vegas
Travel with Hawkeye - August 6th, 2023
David Yeskel, the Vegas Guru (@TheVegasGuru_ on Twitter / X) discusses what’s new, hip, trendy and fun in Las Vegas on Travel with Hawkeye
Now Trending: Sugar Shacks Cabbage Patch and New Holiday Cruise Lines!
Now Trending - February 26th, 2023
David talks to “Now Trending” hosts Orla and Andrea about his recent cruise experiences at the 9:00 minute mark.
Unruly Passengers, plus MSC Cruises & Virgin Voyages
The Informed Traveler - February 19th, 2023
The Cruise Guru tells “The Informed Traveler” all about why MSC Cruises and Virgin Voyages are so different at the 9:00 minute mark.
The 8 Best Things to Do in Las Vegas That Aren't Gambling
BestLife - October 4th, 2022
The Vegas Guru lends his expertise to this BestLife story with recommendations on his favorite shows, buffets and day clubs.
The 9 Fanciest Casinos in the U.S.
BestLife - September 1st, 2022
In this BestLife story, Yeskel explains why Wing Lei – the Michelin-starred, Chinese fine-dining restaurant at Wynn Las Vegas, is worth a visit.
5 Tips for Traveling to Mexico and the Caribbean During Hurricane Season
USA Today - June 7th, 2022
Is cruising the Caribbean during hurricane season risky? The Cruise Guru’s quote in this USA Today story adds some context to that answer.
5 Luxury Hotels That are Worth the Money
GoBanking Rates - May 26th, 2022
Read this GoBanking Rates story to find out why The Vegas Guru rates Wynn Las Vegas as one of the city’s top luxury casino-resort.
Whats New on the Seas Cruising in 2022
Travel with Hawkeye, Vancouver - Feb 7th, 2022
Listen to David Yeskel talk about the current cruising environment, Princess MedallionClass technology and Oceania Cruises’ gourmet cuisine on the Travel With Hawkeye podcast .
Taking a Cruise and Cruising to Alaska
Informed Traveler, CKNW AM Vancouver - Jan 16th, 2022
Yeskel talks to Informed Traveler host Randy Sharman about his recent pandemic-related experiences sailing on 3 cruise ships in 3 months. – Informed Traveler
Informed Traveler Segment: Seabourn Odyssey
The Informed Traveler, CKNW AM Vancouver - Sept 2nd, 2021
David Yeskel, the Cruise Guru, shares his recent experience cruising on the Seabourn Odyssey. The first ultra- luxury ship to start sailing in the Caribbean again during the COVID era. A 14-day “Caribbean Yacht Experience” round-trip from Bridgetown, Barbados.
Cruising During Covid - The Safest Vacation Option
Travel With Hawkeye - Aug 30th, 2021
David Yeskel, the Cruise Guru recently returned for a 14 day Caribbean cruise aboard the Seabourn Odyssey. Find out why a cruise might be the safest vacation option out there.
The Rocky Mountaineer's New US Route and Violet the Pilot
The Informed Traveler, CKNW AM Vancouver - Nov 29th, 2020
We talk about the cruise industry with David Yeskel, the Cruise Guru and get an update on some of the things going since the CDC in the US lifted their “no sail” order. The Path Back for the Cruise Industry.
What's the State of Global Cruise Industry
Global Business, CGTN America Nov 14th, 2020
The State of the Cruise Industry where CGTN’s Rachelle Akuffo speaks to David Yeskel about the global cruise industry.
How the Cruise Lines Will Convince Guests to Get Back Aboard
Global Business, CGTN America Nov 11th, 2020
David Yeskel explains to CGTN America what it will take for the cruise lines to give guests the confidence to come back aboard – and why that’s critical.
The Future of the Cruise Industry - What Will Cruising Look Like When it Starts Up Again?
Travel With Hawkeye, May 3rd, 2020
David Yeskel discusses the massive changes coming to the cruise industry with Mark “Hawkeye” Louis on the “Travel With Hawkeye” podcast.
Cruising After COVID-19: A Whole New World Awaits
The Informed Traveler, CKNW AM Vancouver - Apr 19th, 2020
The Cruise Guru, David Yeskel, visits with The Informed Traveler to discuss the future of Cruising Post-COVID-19.
Getting Spoiled on the Seabourn Cruises
The Informed Traveler, CKNW AM Vancouver - Oct 22nd, 2019
The Cruise Guru explains to Randy Sharman of The Informed Traveler (Vancouver) why a Seabourn cruise comes close to perfection. Listen in starting at the 7:00 minute mark.
Luxury on Seabourn and Value in the Caribbean
Travel With Hawkeye - Sept 15th, 2019
How to Take a Luxury Vacation on a Bargain Budget
TKO with Kara Ro, CKLW Windsor/Detroit - Aug 12th, 2019
Tips for Getting Luxury for Less in Las Vegas
Now Trending, CJAD - July 21st, 2019
The Vegas Guru on the Dan Rivers Show
Dan Rivers - May 3rd, 2019
David Yeskel on The Greek Zone
Listen to David Yeskel discuss Vegas with Greek on The Greek Zone, WINZ Miami. 4/30/19
The Cruise Guru shares tips and advice on how to book the right cruise for you
The Cruise Guru shares tips and advice on how to book the right cruise for you with hosts Orla and Andrea on CJAD Montreal’s “Now Trending” – starting at the 26:00 minute mark. 4/7/19
Cruise guru David Yeskel and updates on the Oscars
Listen to The Cruise Guru discuss all things cruise with the hilarious Maureen Langan on her KGO San Francisco show, “Hangin With Langan”. 2/24/19
How To Prevent Your Dream Cruise From Becoming A Nightmare
David Yeskel discusses the threat of norovirus and retiring on a cruise ship with “Consumer Talk” host Michael Finney on KGO San Francisco. 2/23/19
Why Cruises Represent the Best Vacation Value
The Cruise Guru is quoted explaining why cruises represent the best vacation value in this PolicyGenius blog post. 02/20/19
Why Cruising the Mediterranean in Winter has Several Advantages
Read David Yeskel’s tip in this Readers Digest story about why cruising the Mediterranean in winter has several advantages over the hot, crowded summer months. 02/12/19
Why the Newest Cruise Ships in the Industry are Game Changers
Listen to David Yeskel, The Cruise Guru, talk about the newest cruise ships in the industry – and why they’re game-changers – on the Travel With Hawkeye podcast. 02/10/19
Bidding for an Airline Seat Upgrade
Don’t even think about bidding for an airline seat upgrade until David Yeskel explains how to do it – the right way – in this USA Today story. 02/01/19
Cruising the Mediterranean in Winter is Your Best Bet
Read The Cruise Guru’s advice about why cruising the Mediterranean in winter is your best bet in this Reader’s Digest story. 12/20/19
18 Ways Cruises Have Evolved
David Yeskel lends his expertise to several slides in this MSN story re: the evolution of cruises. 10/15/18
This Is How A Medical Transport Membership Could Save Your Life
Read this insightful story on Forbes.com to learn why travel insurance is so important, and why David Yeskel recommends emergency evacuation coverage as the most crucial component of the insurance package. 9/8/18
Retire on a Cruise Ship? Better consider health care first…
Read this story on Cheapism.com, particularly David Yeskel’s take on health care aboard, before you consider this as a viable option. 9/7/18
Cruise Guru David Yeskel adds his expertise to this story by suggesting the inclusion of MSC Cruises’ new megaship, MSC Seaside. See his reasons why, and the full slideshow on Cheapism.com 8/17/18.
Why AmaWaterways is a Leader in Danube River Cruising
Listen to David Yeskel talk to Randy Sharman on the Informed Traveler radio show about his recent experience sailing AmaWaterways on the Danube. David’s segment starts at the 16:45 minute mark. 8/5/18.
Cruise Guru David Yeskel adds his expertise to The Maritime Executive story about the never-ending game of one-upmanship played by the cruise lines. Read the full story on The Maritime Executive 8/1/18
David Yeskel dishes on the country’s premier culinary event, Vegas Uncork’d, along with his picks for the hottest new restaurants, shows and accommodations on the “Travel With Hawkeye” podcast – starting just before the 8:00 minute mark 7/8/18
What’s Hot and New in Las Vegas Right Now
David Yeskel, aka The Vegas Guru, dishes on what’s new and what’s hot in Las Vegas right now on The Informed Traveler radio show 4/22/18
New Ships and Trends in the Cruise Industry
David Yeskel, aka The Cruise Guru, discusses new ships and trends in the cruise industry with Dallas radio host Mark “Hawkeye” Louis 4/30/18
HAL in Cuba and How Not to Get Kicked Off a Cruise
The Cruise Guru, David Yeskel, speaks about his recent Holland America Line sailing to Cuba and things to avoid doing while you’re on a cruise, with RMWorldTravel Connection radio hosts Robert and Mary Carey and Rudy Maxa 3/31/18
Inside Las Vegas Travel Information
David Yeskel, aka the Vegas Guru, talks Las Vegas travel on the What’s Cookin’ Today show with Michael Horn, starting at the 27:00 minute mark 3/12/18
Windstar Cruises Adventures in Panama and Costa Rica
David Yeskel, aka The Cruise Guru, reveals highlights of his Adventures in Costa Rica and Panama sailing on Windstar Cruises with radio host Randy Sharman 02/11/18
The City’s Hot New Attactions
David Yeskel, Vegas Guru, discusses the city’s hot new attractions with Mark “Hawkeye” Louis on the travel with Hawkeye podcast – 02/06/18
State of the Caribbean after Hurricane Irma
David Yeskel discusses the state of the Caribbean, along with cruise deals and tips with Mark “Hawkeye” Louis on the Travel With Hawkeye podcast – 11/13/17
Gourmet buffets in Las Vegas
David Yeskel dishes on the three top gourmet buffets in Vegas with Rudy Maxa on his nationally-syndicated radio show, “Rudy Maxa’s World With the Careys” – 11/11/17
How Holland America Line differentiates itself in the cruise industry
David Yeskel, aka The Cruise Guru, discusses how Holland America Line differentiates itself in the cruise industry on the nationally-syndicated radio show Rudy Maxa’s World With The Careys – 11/4/17
What’s Hot in Las Vegas
David Yeskel, The Vegas Guru, shares new events happening in Las Vegas on Fox 11 News. 9/22/17
8 Reasons to Book a Premium Cruise
Cruise Guru, David Yeskel provides his input on why MSC Cruises’ elevated cuisine makes a difference. Read the full article on U.S. News & World Report 10/12/17
Cheapest Times to visit all 50 States
David Yeskel offers expertise on the perfect time to visit Las Vegas. Read the full article here on GOBankingRating 9/6/17
Cruising The Baltic with Holland America
Cruise Guru, David Yeskel, offers some insight from his recent Baltic Cruise on Holland America. Listen on The Informed Traveler 07/30/17
30 Secrets to Save Big on Last-Minute Travel
David Yeskel advises potential cruisers about how to save on last-minute travel with his tips and tricks. Read the full article on GOBankingRates 06/07/17
Don’t Get Duped: 20 Ways Casinos Keep You Spending Money
David Yeskel was thrilled thrilled to be included in GOBankingRates story on keeping a close eye on your money when visiting Las Vegas Casinos. 06/16/17
David Yeskel Interviews on the Generation Bold Radio Show
David Yeskel discusses Las Vegas and cruises. Listen to the entire interview on BizTalk Radio, starting at the 30:00 minute mark.
25 Cruise Tips for Smooth Sailing on Your Next Cruise
David Yeskel provides tips and advice for getting the best cruise experience. Read the full article on Cheapism 04/06/17
50 Hotel Secrets that Only Insiders Know
David Yeskel helps you find the best hotel deals and rates. Read the full article on GOBankingRates 04/04/17
Las Vegas Vacation Secrets Only Insiders Know
David Yeskel shares his tips to enhance your vacation to Las Vegas with some of the city’s best kept secrets. Read the full article on MSN 03/30/07