Expedition Team

Our team is the key to your life-enhancing adventure


Explore the islands and sail in the company of top Greece travel guides. Our team’s expertise includes history, cultural anthropology, geology, and archaeology. Benefit from their knowledge and passion to observe and understand more of all you’ll see. And enjoy the company of our Greece tour guides; you’ll find them highly engaging and fun to share a drink or dinner with, as well as walks and site visits.


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  • Patrycja O'Brien

    Assistant Expedition Leader
    Patrycja O’Brien was born and raised in Poland, when the borders during the communist time where still closed and travelling was only a dream that could never come true. So following her interests in biology and biochemistry she earned a Master’s degree in biotechnology and also studied languages, fitness and dance. As soon as the times had changed, she completely changed her life, leaving an established carrier in logistics management of a big international company to pursue her travel inspirations, which found her working for a few different travel companies. She lived in Egypt, Cuba and finally southern Spain. It was there that she joined Lindblad Expeditions – National Geographic as assistant expedition leader on Mediterranean and Caribbean sailing voyages in 2008. She likes scuba diving and her biggest interests are whales and dolphins so in her free time between contracts she used to work as a whale-watching guide in Baja California in Mexico.

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  • Tom O'Brien

    Expedition Leader
    Tom O’Brien has been leading and designing expeditions for Lindblad Expeditions since 1985. With a background in physical geography and conservation, a Bavarian heart and a Celtic soul, Tom has been one of the most passionate advocates of the expedition experience around the world for the last twenty years. Many of the local people and communities that we work with today are the result of friendships that Tom and his expedition mates developed many years ago.

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