Join us aboard the m/s Paul Gauguin for a series of lectures by our onboard guest presenters. Topics range from history of the South Pacific to conservation, dolphins and other creatures of the deep, the wonders of coral reefs, and much more. Our presenters will be happy to answer questions and speak to our guests after each special presentation. To read more about each presenter, click link on their name.
Mark is an acknowledged authority and researcher in the field of Polynesian anthropology. On almost every voyage, you will have the opportunity to attend an entertaining and enlightening lecture given by this renowned archaeologist and scholar—and gifted raconteur.
A Ph.D. in marine biology from the University of Aix-Marseille, Denis is the founder of Espace Bleu, an organization that seeks to create and restore coral reefs. You will likely have a chance to learn more about these fascinating efforts.