Thanks to the internet, there’s no reason that anyone should ever be bored. With a wealth of different entertainment websites out there to choose from, you really are spoiled for choice when it comes to keeping yourself occupied and passing the time. From movie sites to old-school gaming, here’s our roundup of the best sites you should bookmark now for those weekends when you have nothing to do.
Everybody’s heard of Netflix, and with millions of users worldwide it’s easy to see why it’s made number one on our list. With all the films and TV shows that you could imagine ready to watch, Netflix makes the perfect companion for a lazy weekend in bed. Binge-watch Orange is the New Black, turn detective with Making A Murderer, or watch one of the hundreds of well-loved films in the extensive collection.
Whether you’re into comedy or prefer to be on the edge of your seat with a gritty police drama, Netflix surely won’t disappoint. And for just a few pounds a month with a thirty-day free trial for newbies, there’s really no reason not to go for it.
There’s no need to go down to the local bingo hall with your gran anymore if you want to try your hand at winning the jackpot. Thanks to Wink Bingo – one of the UK’s best-loved bingo online sites – you can fill your cards all day using your smartphone, tablet or laptop to be in with a chance at getting your teeth into the coveted jackpot prize. Bingo online isn’t the only game on the site you can play, either – there’s a range of popular casino and slot games to choose from.
Who remembers the first computer games that they used to play as a kid on the PC? MiniClip was one of the first online games sites to be a hit with kids – and adults – everywhere, and they’re still going strong today. With some of the old well-loved retro games available–as well as some of the hidden health benefits of playing them, per BalanceMeBeautiful.com–and a host of new ones, this site is a little gem filled with addictive and fun games of all genres.
If you prefer to be entertained by reading wacky news and keeping up with the latest top ten lists, head over to BuzzFeed. One of the largest popular entertainment and news websites out there, BuzzFeed doesn’t just cover the ‘boring’ news that you see on the TV – there’s a whole host of other things going on as well.
From weird news to quizzes that tell you what colour you are based on the answers you give, BuzzFeed is sure to keep you busy for hours and there’s even a handy app that you can download.
Love quizzes? Head over to List Challenges, where you’ll be able to find a quiz for pretty much any topic that you can think of. From movies you’ve seen and places you’ve visited to the items in your kitchen, List Challenges is sure to keep you entertained for hours on end seeing where you rank against other users.
Which are your favourite entertainment websites? Let us know in the comments.