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May 2018

GoMunkee’s guide to fun, family-friendly walks in Kent

By | 2018-05-03T18:07:16+00:00 May 3rd, 2018|Adventure, Discovery, Family Friendly, Nature and Wildlife|

As parents across the land will know, persuading their children to leave their screens and Wi-Fi connections and instead go on a family-friendly walk, could be difficult... Some might say impossible. The energy needed to conduct the negotiations and get everything ready will be exhausting. But if you persevere, it’ll be spectacularly worth it, [...]

February 2018

November 2017

A story in six words?

By | 2018-02-05T18:15:35+00:00 November 30th, 2017|Discovery|

Could you tell a story in just six words?  Often, it’s not what you say, but what you don’t say.  The gaps between words can speak volumes. Ernest Hemingway once said his best work was a story he wrote in just six words: 'For sale: baby shoes, never worn.' GoMunkee's routed out a few [...]

Geocaching – treasure hunting for the whole family

By | 2018-05-03T14:14:02+00:00 November 27th, 2017|Adventure, Discovery, Family, Nature and Wildlife|

Geocaching is a modern, high-tech take on a treasure hunt, and has become something of a worldwide phenomenon. Promising a fun challenge for children (and adults) of all ages, geocaching ticks plenty of family-friendly boxes: It gets kids out and about in the fresh air It provides great opportunities for exercise (especially for ‘walk-resistant’ children) It tests mental agility [...]

April 2017

November 2015

August 2015

Are your kids scavengers?

By | 2016-05-25T13:01:38+00:00 August 9th, 2015|Discovery, Nature and Wildlife|

Children love a good scavenger hunt.  It gets them outdoors, charging around, exploring new places and can even add an element of competition.  Head for your nearest park, woodland or beach and see if you can find: A feather Pinecones Five different types of shells Acorns A stick that looks like something else Five different [...]

May 2015

Amazing things to do in London with the kids

By | 2016-05-25T13:02:51+00:00 May 21st, 2015|Cultural, Discovery, Family, London, Things to see and do|

Not everything in London carries a hefty price ticket. There’s so much to do and see that’s free – all the wonderful parks, walking alongside the Thames or taking in spectacular views from London’s bridges. GoMunkee's listed a few of the highlights for youngsters and grown ups alike. Greenwich Park has spectacular view of Docklands [...]