TheyÂ´ll fill your hard-drive with photos, and youÂ´ll never get time to use your own computer ever again!
No…well…[I]maybe[/I] they wonÂ´t.
Most cameras at this level will be kinda crap, but [U]stick to the well known brands [/U]and youÂ´ll be ok: Canon, Nikon, Sony, Pentax, Samsung, Panasonic etc…
[B]Consider the memory cards[/B]…perhaps you should get a brand with the same card as your own camera
[B]Consider also batteries[/B]: Smartest is AA rechargeable…that way there will always be some or easy to get hold of some in an emergency (gas station for example)