How To Channel Your Inner Tigger

How To Channel Your Inner Tigger

The Adventure Aunt brings to life the greatest stories of childhood, and few have been enjoyed by successive generations so much as Winnie the Pooh. Pooh with his jar of honey, nervous Piglet, glum Eeyore, faithful Kanga and Roo, wise Owl, bouncy Tigger and the...
The Brilliance of Beetles

The Brilliance of Beetles

Iridescent, vivid, gleaming, and even glowing in the dark, beetles are some of the most spectacularly beautiful sights in the natural world. There are 15,000 species of them on the planet, over 4,000 of which can be found in the British Isles. The Adventure Aunt’s...
Hooray Up She Rises!

Hooray Up She Rises!

If you want a children’s learning adventure, few places in London are better to go than Greenwich. Home to the famous Cutty Sark and the National Maritime Museum, it is the perfect place to go to discover Britain’s historic seafaring heritage. This won’t just be about...
Top Tips For Setting Up A Fun Treasure Hunt

Top Tips For Setting Up A Fun Treasure Hunt

Among the most fun adventure days for children, treasure hunts can be as elaborate or as simple as you like but they are filled with wonderful memories, exciting exploration and help to foster creativity and lateral thinking. There is a reason why shows such as...
Shake-up Shakespeare With The Macbeth Witches

Shake-up Shakespeare With The Macbeth Witches

“Fair is foul and foul is fair, hover through the fog and filthy air.” So say the trio of witches in the opening scene of MacBeth, although they might as well have been talking about the recent weather after the heatwave ended. There is no better time to get into some...
Go Down The Rabbit Hole With The Adventure Aunt At The V&A!

Go Down The Rabbit Hole With The Adventure Aunt At The V&A!

One of the most familiar children’s stories of all time absolutely has to be Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Who hasn’t imagined themselves tumbling down the rabbit hole in search of potions and cake to make themselves big and small? And who hasn’t dreamed of...