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Conde Nast Traveler Readers Honor Paul Gauguin Cruises

Cruise Line & Cruise Ship Paul Gauguin Cruises October 20, 2016

Conde Nast Traveler Readers Honor Paul Gauguin Cruises

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WHY IT RATES: Simply put, the readers/cruise customers have spoken, giving Gauguin its lofty ranking. - Michael Isenbek, TravelPulse Senior Editor

Paul Gauguin Cruises, operator of the highest-rated and longest continually sailing luxury cruise ship in the South Pacific, the m/s Paul Gauguin, is pleased to announce that the line was honored in the Conde Nast Traveler 2016 Readers’ Choice Awards, ranking number two in the category of “Top Small Cruise Lines.”

“Thank you to the readers of Conde Nast Traveler who voted Paul Gauguin Cruises to the prestigious ‘Top Small Cruise Lines’ list,” said Diane Moore, President of Paul Gauguin Cruises. “Every day our talented and dedicated staff delivers exceptional experiences aboard our voyages, and we are thrilled to be recognized again this year.”

Paul Gauguin Cruises was voted number two in the category of “Top Small Cruise Lines” by readers in 2015 and was also recognized on Conde Nast Traveler’s 2016 Gold List.

In the annual poll, more than 300,000 readers ranked the best hotels, resorts, cities, islands, airlines, and cruise lines in the world. The full list of winners can be found on the magazine's website at and are also featured in the Nov. 2016 issue of Conde Nast Traveler.

In addition to the Conde Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards accolades, Paul Gauguin Cruises was recently voted “#1 Midsize-Ship Ocean Cruise Line” by readers in the Travel + Leisure 2016 World’s Best Awards.

For more information or reservations for Paul Gauguin Cruises, contact a professional travel agent, call 800-848-6172, or visit

SOURCE: A Paul Gauguin Cruises press release