The portable DVD Player is handy when you are going on vacation. Many times you find that late in the evening or on a rainy afternoon watching your favorite DVD is fun and relaxing. Often when you are in a strange area television programs are mostly from public television and not very entertaining which if you have brought along your player then you can watch what you like instead of being bored.

DVD's easy to find

Now days there are many DVD rental shops where you can go and rent an older movie or you can rent the latest movie that has just come out. You will find that with a portable DVD player it has many hours of play so you can watch several movies in a setting without fear of the battery going dead. The player is excellent entertainment for the children keeping them occupied while you are driving along on your long trip. The portable DVD players are great to use in the backseat of your vehicle. They are nice to take with you while you are on a camping trip for nighttime entertainment.

You can use your camcorder to film the events of the day and then play them for the group that evening. Many people who go camping enjoy the fun of watching themselves on their player. Newlyweds like to be able to watch their wedding on their player while they are on their honeymoon. There are many good uses for a portable DVD player.