2020 vision: things we never expected to see

The world has changed a lot in a year

Here are some 2020 scenes you may never have expected to see

1. GHOST TOWNS

Scenes of deserted tourist hotspots across the world

served as a symbol of how dramatically the world was changing

2. 'FLIGHTS TO NOWHERE'

With borders closed

travelers boarded planes for fun

to see a birds eye view of the city

"Look it was spectacular. I thought that some of the sights that we saw today, what would never get the chance to see it quite like that. I felt that I was so close to a lot of them. It was just brilliant."

3. ALTERNATIVE WEDDINGS

2020 weddings took on a life of their own

This couple got married in a parking lot

This Chinese couple filmed their ceremony for an online audience

4. PLASTIC HUGS

Even hugging got a makeover, particularly in care homes

People found new ways to be close to their loved ones

like this ‘hug bubble’ in France