4 things to keep you busy at home this week
Running out of ideas to make good use of your time at home? This week’s round-up is sure to inspire. From cooking lessons to thrilling challenges and even activities to keep the little ones busy, there’s something for everyone.
Buckle up for a virtual roller coaster ride at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi
Are you up for a new challenge? Adrenaline seekers, it’s time to take on a theme park indoors! Prepare for an exhilarating ride from the comfort of your couch as you take on Flying Aces at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi. This thrilling ride reaches speeds of up to 120 kilometres per hour and boasts the world’s highest roller coaster loop.
All you have to do is head to Ferrari World Abu Dhabi’s YouTube page to access the Flying Aces video and create your own version of a simulated spin at home. Then, upload the video to your Instagram account and tag @ferrariworldad for a chance to be featured on the venue’s social media channels.
Click here to take on the challenge.
Spend your time well on Instagram with IWC
Luxury Swiss watch manufacturer IWC has launched its #TimeWellShared initiative, where members of the IWC family, including brand ambassadors, share their passion through the brand’s digital channels. With an aim to lift spirits, IWC will share inspiring and entertaining content every week live on Instagram, sure to entertain every member of the family. The initiative kicked off legendary American quarterback Tom Brady discussing his career while Norwegian Michelin three-star chef Esben Holmboe Bang took over earlier this week to host a live cooking lesson. And today, the brand will host a live reading of Le Petit Prince.
IWC brand ambassadors from around the world will read chapters from Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s world-famous novel. Indian actress Sonam Kapoor will start the series. She will be joined by Lebanese-British TV presenter Raya Abirached, Tunisian actress Hend Sabri, Italian actor Pierfrancesco Favino, and Chinese actor Zhang Ruo Yun.
Tune into the IWC Watches’ Instagram page.
Learn how to play the guitar with Fender
Looking to hone your musical talent? Then Fender’s free online guitar coaching programme is made for you. If you’re among the first one million customers to sign up to Fender Play, you can access the programme for free for a duration of three months and learn how to play the guitar, ukulele or bass. With short lessons shared on professional videos, you can practice and play the songs you love from the comfort of your home.
Click here to rock ‘n’ roll.
Cast a banishing charm on boredom and bring Hogwarts into your home
This one’s for junior Harry Potter fans and adults alike, who are still waiting for their Hogwarts letters to arrive. You can now bring the wizarding world into your home, say the magic word, “Alohomora”, and unlock a range of magical experiences to keep you occupied. From fun articles that make for great light reading options to quizzes and puzzles, there is plenty to explore for first-time readers of the renowned book by J.K.Rowling as well as those already familiar with the wizarding world. The little ones can also try their hand at Harry Potter-themed crafts, from scrapbooking to gift bag-making.
Click here to get on board the Hogwarts express.