Yes I take my laptop everyware with me. So of corse i take it on vacation with me specially if i know beforehand i can have internet access. I use my laptop both to surff the net and check email, but also to read storys on and lissen to music with. I also use it to gather email addresses and any other contact info from people i meet that I like to stay in concat with. in short my laptop meens everything to me its more then a tool its my best friend!