Walking is seriously underrated. Fact.
We went on various local hikes over the halfterm break, and with a few pub lunches thrown in, the children didn't die of boredom as they feared they might. I love the idea of connecting them by memory to the landscapes of their childhood, even though I don't expect them to appreciate this for several decades! Infact, the long, teenage faces in the car, were soon chatting, laughing and pink with exertion. They did have some properly choice views (of John Bunyan's 'Delectable Mountains'), to take in along the way,
and while the cows ignored us,
So, at the risk of sounding like your formidable Great-Aunt Mabel, remember your daily constitutional!