‘Digital detox’ becomes a vacation trend


(ABC/GMA) – More people are searching for trips that help them get away from it all and disconnect.

No cell service and no Wi-Fi are starting to mean no vacancy.

It’s a concept called ‘digital detox vacations.’

Gadgets are turned off, taken away, or just not connecting to the internet.

People are spending up to $2,000 a night to shut it all out.

It’s not just for adults.

With growing rates of anxiety and depression in teens linked to devices, unplugging can be good for kids too.

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This story was originally published on August 6, 2019

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