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Stuck at home: virtual tours of the US National Parks and other amazing places

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The current global crisis has us all grounded for now but we don't have to stop exploring. Here are some suggestions of how you can go on an armchair adventure to the USA, China, Vietnam and more.

Explore America's National Parks on Google Earth

Wander among the huge trees of the Sequoia and Redwood National Parks or marvel at the Grand Canyon. Relax at the scenic Glacier National Park, fly through the deserts of Joshua Tree National Park or enjoy some incredible mountain views at Grand Teton, Great Smoky Mountains or Yosemite National Parks.

Https://earth.google.com/web/@34.7325599

Google Earth really is a marvel. You could use it to take a trip to our favourite areas such as the Dolomites, the Pyrenees or the Himalaya - enjoy!

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Enjoy a guided educational tour around and through the volcanoes of Hawaii

https://artsandculture.withgoogle.com/en-us/national-parks-service/hawaii-volcanoes/

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Visit Mount Rushmore

Experience an interactive virtual tour of the Mount Rushmore National Memorial. We know it's not a park but it's still pretty cool.

https://www.cyark.org/projects/mount-rushmore-national-memorial

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Take a trip through the world's largest cave: San Doong in Vietnam

This incredibly beautiful journey has an immersive soundtrack so you really feel like you're exploring.

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/news-features/son-doong-cave/1/#s=pano60

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Explore the Great Wall of China

As China's most famous attraction, the Great Wall of China is an essential stop on any trip to China. Commonly considered a wonder of the world, the Great Wall boasts a history of over 2,000 years and stretches more than 3,000 miles across several provinces of northern China, making it one of the most impressive ancient structures on the planet.

https://www.thechinaguide.com/destination/great-wall-of-china

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