Meet The Team

Our mother and daughter team has over 30 years of combined experience in the Zimbabwe travel and safari industry, together bringing our clients exceptional knowledge and an unrivalled passion!


Born in Bulawayo to parents who were avid bush lovers, Sheri grew up being able to travel to various parts of Zimbabwe with her family, sharing her father Aubrey Pakenham’s passion for wildlife. Aubrey was an integral part of the creation of the various current wildlife associations found in Zimbabwe. Sheri has worked in varied aspects of the safari and travel industry, from operations and reservations to the accounting and financial department.

Kirsty Jansen Van Vuuren

Also born in Bulawayo, Kirsty spent much of her childhood shadowing her grandfather who shared experiences with her like feeding elephant acacia pods, which created in her an avid love for the bush. Kirsty has worked in all aspects of the safari industry, including lodge management, food & beverage, events planning and runs her own professional photography business. Kirsty is also a safari guide, which means she has all the means and knowledge to offer you one of the best safari experiences!