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Taking a two week vacation hiking in Peru, do you bring your work laptop?

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Absolutely not

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Oh heck yea can we make this a thing where every time the planets align and there’s a full moon all associates hike to the top of a mountain and hurl their laptops down it?

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I often bring my work laptop and don’t do anything on it. I just know I’d have anxiety if I left it behind.

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I understand and feel you but there’s Xanax for that. Trust me, you won’t care after. 🤣

I literally had to do work while I was at Machu Picchu

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I spent 4 weeks in South America as a 3rd year. Brought my laptop but didn’t check it while hiking. I logged in maybe 3 times to pull files for people.

NO. Do not bring your laptop. The apus (mountains) do not care for those modern electrical things, not even in a ritualistic sacrifice to Pachamama (mother nature). You can check your phone at night or whatever if you absolutely must.

Also, Perú is gorgeous—I highly recommend the Huayhuash trek!

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