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Travel Trend: Digital Detox at Fort Young Hotel

When it comes to recharging the mind, body and soul, a detox is often the most beneficial way to do so. But not just any detox—a digital detox. As of recent, there’s been a substantial trend in luxury travel to do just this. As millennials grow increasingly reliant on their smart devices, they’re actually seeking experiences to withdraw from the constraints of modern society. Luckily, at Fort Young Hotel, this desire for a digital detox is simply inherent in the nature of the island.

Enriched Experiences

The most meaningful and rewarding way to get off the grid is by exploring nature. And, there’s perhaps no better place in the world to rediscover your childlike wonder than in Dominica. The island is renowned for its abundance of hidden treasures that lie within the lush landscape, and at Fort Young Hotel you have a front-row seat to it all. Offering 365 rivers, deep canyons beneath an overflowing rainforest, a number of high-altitude lakes and a volcanic National Park, Dominica makes it incredibly effortless to put down your phone and reconnect with the earth.

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Mind, Body & Soul Healing

One of the greatest motivations to detox from technology is to revitalize the mind, body and soul connection. Global travelers are seeking experiences that promote mental and physical healing, and wellness just so happens to be at the core of Fort Young Hotel’s values. Here, we promote an experience that is centered around both wellbeing and indulgence, offering guests a variety of treatments at the Zemi Spa, from massages to facials, and both vigorous and gentle yoga classes on the Sky Terrace. So, if you’re in need of some downtime to reconnect with yourself, Fort Young Hotel will certainly help facilitate your journey.

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Healthy Refueling

In today’s day and age, travelers aren’t just searching for beautiful locales—they’re looking for beautiful locales with incredible food to match. And, in order to fully disconnect from reality, you must fully connect with the local culture. At Fort Young Hotel, our executive chef sources ingredients from nearby markets to create dishes that are teeming with vibrant colors and healthy flavors. A digital detox means refueling your body with the nourishment it deserves, and there’s no easier way to remove yourself from technology than by indulging in a wholesome meal with loved ones by your side.

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What's Happenings

Hailing from Massachusetts, Susan Copelas has been a pioneer in women’s diving, youth outreach and environment protection throughout her 35 years of diving. And, by founding her own independent scuba instruction business, she has introduced and educated over 1,200 of tomorrow’s leaders in the sport of scuba diving. This past November, Susan led a group […]

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The new year is here, which means you’re probably already planning your next vacation. When you want to get away from the mundane, the first thing that might pop into your head is a relaxing yet adventurous retreat. If this is starting to sound familiar, you’re going to want to add Dominica to your 2019 […]

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Dominica, the Caribbean’s true natural treasure, is so beautifully untouched that it borders supernatural. Abounding with lush rainforests, waterfalls, rivers and uninhibited coastlines, the island is a rich mine waiting to be discovered. Luckily, Fort Young Hotel now offers the opportunity to do so—all whilst giving back to the earth in the wake of a […]

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