Stargazing for families
Most people can’t help feeling a sense of awe when they see a starry sky. That said, stargazing does require a bit of patience and some children might need a little help to see why sitting around on a cold dark night, looking up, is fun. Here are a few incredible facts to help bring the sky at night alive for your family.
You don’t need a telescope. You don’t even need binoculars. On a clear night there are a lot of exciting things to be seen with the naked eye. That said, there are a few bits and pieces that will make your stargazing adventure all the more enjoyable.
The big, open skies of the countryside let you see thousands of stars sparkling at night. Enjoy stargazing at our suggested spots.
My favourite spot for stargazing is Penbryn beach on the Ceredigion Coast.