But once the digital detox
has taken effect, I'm more than ready to once again embrace the skyscrapers, vending machines- and even those magical toilets.
Concepts such as health vacations, wellness travel, wellness tourism, healthy hotels and digital detox
are on the rise.
FROM the decline in reality television to a move towards digital detox, the definitive list of global behaviour and trends for 2012 makes fascinating reading.
Essential digital detox reading is The Winter of Our Disconnect - one woman's account of six months sans digital devices.
From the lofty -- "build houses," "register people to vote," "climb a mountain," "feed the homeless," -- to personal recharging activities like "relax," "read" or "bond with family," the NDU encourages individuals and communities to take a digital detox
and rediscover the world around them.
The American author of The Winter Of Our Disconnect, Susan forced her family to have a digital detox
, unplugging all their technology for a six-month experiment.
Ithink I actually coped quite well making it to Christmas Day+5 before demanding a digital detox
In 2013 many Britons will take some time off from tech with a digital detox
, seeking out quietness, humanness and simplicity, focusing more on relaxation, sleep and wellbeing.
But this is Digital Detox
Week, when we are being asked to take a break from electronic entertainment to find out what we really enjoy.