Even though the nights are drawing in, temperatures are dropping and the prospect of long days at the beach have to be packed away until next year, autumn is still a favourite season for many Brits. There’s something about coppery trees, fresh mornings and turning your collar up against the breeze that holds real appeal.
For all the bracing majesty of autumn, though, it can often feel as though there isn’t much to do that hasn’t already been done. Summer holidays and day trips with the family can sometimes leave the feeling that anything worth doing within a reasonable distance has already been covered.
This needn’t be the case, however, as there are numerous activities that are at their best when done in autumn. Here are five such examples that are indeed more autumnal than casseroles, halloween and mittens.