With lockdown restrictions starting to ease, we have decided to put the Corona Network on hiatus for the foreseeable. Please note that there will be no updates to the website but the resource remains available for all in the meantime. Stay safe and well!
Positive news, ideas + events
You might not be able to travel on a plane, boat or train for the foreseeable but the following all take you on a virtual travel journey without leaving your sofa!
- New York Times: 52 places to go, virtually
- Faroe Islands: Twice daily tours led by islanders + “visitors” choose the direction
- Guardian: Where on Earth? World cities travel quiz
- Yellowstone National Park: Virtual tour
- Yosemite National Park: Virtual tour
- Great Wall of China: Take a virtual hike along the Great Wall of China
- San Diego Zoo: Various live cams
- Georgia Aquarium: Various live cams
- Google Earth: Users can visit anywhere in the world!
- CovidKind: Hopeful news, small comforts and acts of kindness + solidarity
- Twitter: While the aquarium is closed to the public, the penguins get to go explore!
- BBC Teach: Free curriculum-mapped videos, arranged by age-group and subject
- Creativebug: Free video arts + crafts workshops and techniques
- The Happy Newspaper: A newspaper to spread all that’s good in the world
- edX: 2,300+ free courses from 140 top institutions
- NHS Volunteer Responders: Volunteer ‘army’ to support the NHS and care sector
- Rob Biddulph: Weekly children’s drawing class with World Book Day Illustrator
- pebble magazine: Daily email for cheering tips on sustainable lifestyle + green living
- Brixton Yoga: Daily Zoom yoga sessions for all levels