: to spend time living in a simple way without modern machines, electricity, etc.
They went on a camping trip to get back to nature.
Recent Examples on the Web Shambala Gatherings, Sweden A lakeside retreat center in the forest of Bergslagen, just a two-hour drive from Stockholm, Shambala Gatherings provides the perfect setting to go offline and get back to nature. —Maria Eilersen, Travel + Leisure, 12 May 2023 With lockdowns forcing people out of cities across the country, Americans have been flocking to the outdoors and Vista is one company that has been a beneficiary of the broader movement to get back to nature. —Chris Dorsey, Forbes, 8 Aug. 2022 If traditional fountains aren't your thing, get back to nature. —Savanna Bous, Better Homes & Gardens, 29 Aug. 2022 Intrepid travelers can pack a tent and get back to nature on an 11-day jaunt, best undertaken between July and September. —Joe Minihane, CNN, 25 July 2022 The recreational brand's Cyber Monday sale is now underway, with 25% off sitewide and as much as 70% off select styles, anyone who's been itching to get back to nature—or just have a new fleecy crewneck for chilly mornings—should jump on these discounts. —Malia Griggs, SELF, 29 Nov. 2021 Nestled in a wooded setting at the foot of the Teton Range, the cabins allow guests to get back to nature while enjoying the intimacy of a boutique hotel and the ambiance of their own cozy residence. —Lea Lane, Forbes, 30 Sep. 2021 Abandon Zoom and doomscrolling and get back to nature. —Zak Jason, Wired, 30 May 2021 Glamping experiences have gained a lot of popularity over the years, especially with people who would love a chance to unplug and get back to nature, but still want to enjoy a comfortable bed at night. —Andrea Romano, Travel + Leisure, 24 May 2021 See More
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