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The ultimate guide to things to do at home right now

Keep yourself entertained and sane while stuck at home

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With school still out and many offices closed, there’s quite a lot of extra time indoors on everyone’s hands. Whether you feel like using this time to catch up on some movies, get fit or improve your Mandarin skills, we’ve rounded up some of the best things to do at home to keep you entertained and sane.
Stream these excellent new releases
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Stream these excellent new releases

With offices and schools around Shanghai shut and many of us spending a lot more time indoors than usual, finding ways to stay busy is not always easy

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Catch up on these oscar-nomianted or oscar-winning flicks
Image: courtesy California Institute of the Arts

Catch up on these oscar-nomianted or oscar-winning flicks

Chinese production companies, Chinese filmmakers and a documentary about a Chinese billionaire setting up a factory in Ohio

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By: Yu Zhiming
Tour a museum from your couch
Photograph: Yang Xiaozhe

Tour a museum from your couch

Get cultured while stuck at home

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By: Yu Zhiming
Read up on Shanghai history
Photographs: courtesy publishers; artwork: Janelle Chew

Read up on Shanghai history

From gripping novels to hard history, read all about the city you call home

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By: Amy Snelling
Find a new favourite podcast
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Find a new favourite podcast

Finding ways to stay busy and sane aren’t always easy when staying indoors

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By: Nancy Wang
Try these livestream fitness classes
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Try these livestream fitness classes

Favourite studio closed? Queue up these livestream and online fitness classes

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By: Nancy Wang
Brush up on your Mandarin skills
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Brush up on your Mandarin skills

Use this time staying at home to up your Mandarin skills

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By: Nancy Wang

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