The Pioneer Vol. 3 – Chairman’s Comment

A warm welcome to our mid-year edition of The Pioneering spirit. We hope it continues to entertain and inform you in equal measure. Developments at Shearwater continue apace. The new acquisitions made earlier in the year of Chobezi Safaris (gaining us a presence in Botswana), a brand new 6 seater helicopter, and significant additions to […]

The Pioneer Vol. 3 – The Magic Bus

The recent commencement of our open top Greet the People bus tour has got off to a great start. This is an excellent, no exertion, low cost activity that is informative, fun and perfect for the whole family. Running twice daily at 8am and 4pm, this 2 hour excursion provides an exceptional insight and perspective […]

The Pioneer Vol. 3 – Local News

At time of writing the world is gripped by the quadrennial heartbreak that is the World Cup. In a sport so often ridiculed for the overdramatics and theatrics of the players, it is probably fitting that the favourites ‘Brazil’ – already have an Oscar (admittedly in midfield and not on the mantelpiece). The falls has […]

The Pioneer Vol. 3 – Grand Old Lady

The matriarch of Victoria Falls tourism and hospitality The Victoria Falls hotel, turned 110 on June 8th. I guess the Patriarch is the falls themselves, but I don’t think any would doubt the crucial role the hotel played and continues to play in providing traction for tourism here. The mind boggles at the list of […]