I also had my Blackberry "for emergencies".
The good news is I didn't get too behind on email. That is the bad news too.
With WiFi, wireless will be everywhere. Someday soon, it will be next to impossible to "disconnect".
Roger says it well:
But I fear for our future. As information intrudes everywhere, it will become harder and harder to find peace - unless we find it in ourselves... not always an easy thing.
Although I love technology and love the "connected" world, I liked the physical boundaries that used to exist when it came to vacation.