With the travel industry basically at a standstill, it’s time to embrace a new way to explore the world. From zoo cams to virtual museum tours, there are tons of fun things to do at home during the Coronavirus pandemic.

If you are currently locked down in the pandemic and can only dream of travelling, here are fun things you could do while you wait to eventually travel.

1. Watch Planet Earth documentary series

Discover the natural world’s incredible diversity in this fantastic documentary show-Planet Earth.

Produced by the BBC Natural History Unit, the Planet Earth show brings nature and animal lovers from the top of the Himalayan Mountains to the ocean depths and all over the world.

Filmed through 64 different countries over four years, Planet Earth is the ideal inspiration for the next big journey.

2. Try a new recipe from around the world

One new taste, one new country, one new culture.

Are you a real foodie? Bring the best recipes and kitchen tips from around the world to your house.

Go on to allrecipes, and find inspiration for cooking.

3. Take a virtual tour of a famous museum

Are you yearning for some culture?

Thankfully, via Google Arts and Culture, thousands of museums around the world have made their collections available online.

Get online and take in hundreds of works of art at amazing zoom speeds.

4. Update or create a travel bucket list

You may not be able to travel right now, but you can make a list of all the places you wish to visit and plan your next trip during the coronavirus pandemic.

5. Learn a new dance

Dance plays an important part in society. Choose your style, and learn to dance.

To become a better dancer you do not need a dance studio!

Using Steezy and take the best dance lessons in the world, right at home.

6. Discover a new city with Google Earth

Looking for any motivation for travel during Quarantine Coronavirus?

Spin around Google Earth with the Lucky I Feel click.

It is a new app that takes you somewhere unexpected with a button press-perfect to discover new places to visit.

7. Start or update your travel journal

A travel journal is a perfect way to recall your trip.

Create (or update) your own travel diary to document your travel adventures and share them with your loved ones.

All you need is a notebook, a pen, a simple log, and a destination.

8. Learn a new language with Duolingo

Need a few minutes a day to learn a language? With Duolingo everybody can.

Learn more than 30 different languages with science-based Bite-size lessons.

It’s fun and perfect for beginners who want to dip their feet into a new foreign language pool.

9. Take a photography course

Learn how to take better photos of your holiday on your phone or camera using a photography class.

Photography courses online are a perfect way to develop the photography skills.

Creativelive offers online courses that are designed to take beginners to a high level.

10. Bookmark beautiful Airbnbs for your future trips

Many fantastic and exclusive Airbnbs can just be a reason for travelling.

Looking for unique homes, cozy chalets, enjoyable tree homes, beautiful floating houses, and much more.

Bookmark the places you would love to stay and save them for your next trip.