The net can of course be incredibly ideal for keeping in touch, handling your affairs or just for entertainment, when you travel. The occasions of having to carry some tremendous laptop about are of course long gone, now all you need is tablet a smart phone or notebook which could slip into your luggage.
However there is an issue also it's one that's getting worse - it is called geotargetting. It's essentially the practice of looking your actual place when you connect to a web site up, then deciding what you could see. This practice is used by all the biggest websites on the internet and often it is extremely inconvenient.
Got blocked and ever tried to get your home banking website on vacation - it's possibly the site blocking you for fraud reasons. You see the BBC iPlayer and can't get most UK TV websites from outside the UK either, attempt and you will get blocked.
It's extremely annoying whop resides outside their home country or travels a lot. It's not simply a British phenomenon, most enormous sites across the planet use exactly the same technology.