06/07/2012 07:35 am ET Updated Aug 07, 2012

Tech-Free Havens: The World's Best Unplugged Getaways (PHOTOS)

With the prevalence of technology, it can sometimes be hard to vacation on vacation. Plenty of hooked-up travelers will check work e-mail using the hotel Wi-Fi or use their Blackberrys on the beach compulsively. For some, the only solution is to go truly off the grid. Take a look at our top picks for unplugged getaways, where travelers can hide away to recharge their batteries -- no batteries required.

-- Kelsey Blodget,