Here's another something that we will be doing more of in the near future: stargazing! Darker skies. Fewer people. No passenger jets or news choppers constantly whizzing around above us.
Like any hobby, stargazing can get pricey. There is a great intro to astronomy gear of all kinds at Space.com.
A few snips:
Get out and look up
Binoculars can work in a pinch:
And there are apps and accessories you should consider: A cloaking device? A Dew Zapper? A chair? Portable power? A chair!
Just get out there and look out! Space.com.