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10/17/2013 06:52 EDT | Updated 01/23/2014 06:58 EST

10 Reasons To Travel Without A Smartphone (PHOTO, GIFS)

In an age where a traveller's phone is also their GPS, their boarding pass and their camera, the thought of leaving your phone at home while abroad seems almost crazy.

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In an age where a traveller's phone is also their GPS, their boarding pass and their camera, the thought of leaving your phone at home while abroad seems almost crazy.

But let's not forget that in an age where near 24/7 connectivity is achievable, constant companionship with a cellphone could make you feel just as crazy.

Sure, ditching your phone may seem tough at first. It may mean saying goodbye to the instant gratification that comes with every notification on Instagram, Twitter, SnapChat or Facebook, but travelling sans phone has its own rewards too.

So, if you're looking for an excuse to leave your phone before your next trip, the Huffington Post Canada has rounded up a few reasons to ditch it and travel with mobility while without your mobile device.

10 Reasons For Ditching Your Phone While Travelling

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