The trend to connect to the office during a vacation may be increasing, as the number of workers who never check in while on vacation has fallen over the last two years. (Photo: Shutterstock)

In some cities, more workers are able to completely check out during their vacation, while in other cities, more just can't seem to cut the tether to their workplace – and in a few areas, some just won't leave at all, according to an Accountemps survey on the vacation habits of more than 2,800 workers in 28 U.S. markets.

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Katie Kuehner-Hebert

Katie Kuehner-Hebert is a freelance writer based in Running Springs, Calif. She has more than three decades of journalism experience, with particular expertise in employee benefits and other human resource topics.