On an adventure trip to Malawi, Gemma needs more sleep, less sand and all the help her hair can get I’m on an adventure trip in Malawi – part holiday, part work and lots of wilderness. It’s been 10 days of sensory overload, from trekking through burning fires in forests higher than Ben Nevis to DJ-ing in a sandstorm. I’ve been doing my all to remain clean, spruced and confident regardless of what this wildness has thrown at me. Granted, it hasn’t always worked. Yesterday I clambered on to our bus having had only three hours’ sleep and one outdoor shower, with sand layering my skin, in my ears and other places it shouldn’t be. I felt gross as we powered through a seven-hour safari drive.
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