GoMunkee’s curated listings of things to see and do for children, teens and adults.
Forget the queues and expense of theme parks. If you want unforgettable excitement for you and your children, head to Wales this summer. Imagine the thrill of standing on the side of a mountain and experiencing a fighter jet blast past in close proximity. Machynlleth Loop, known as 'Mach Loop' is a set of grass [...]
The lives lead today by modern parents can often resemble a haphazard circus act, with juggling and plate spinning making up the majority of the acts. First there's work. Many people are able to work from home on flexible hours, which is easier when the kids are at nursery or school, but near on impossible [...]
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 [...]
I don't know why, but all young children seem to adore dressing up in medieval costumes and running amok with swords. Maybe it's something deep in our genes, which as soon as our kids are in a castle setting, they seek about defending it. When my children were small, we went to watch a re-enactment [...]
Take a trip up a skyscraper at Archikids Festival, London 25-26 July, and get involved with everything architecture. ages 5-11 Customise a T-shirt for the summer. Watch pig racing and the South of England Rare Breeds Centre, near Ashford. Go butterfly counting in a park with lots of flowers and tell the Butterfly Conservation Trust [...]
It's great to go to see the match or the play, or the concert, but you can get even closer to celebrities and heroes by taking a backstage or behind-the-scenes tour. Here, you can get a real sense of the nerves, the anticipation, what it is to put on sporting colours or a costume. [...]