Gig, for that price, against £470 in Uk, I reckon i'd be mighty tempted.
Not heard of any common faults. Maybe charge it up & try it out before leaving? That way you will also have a few pics of your visit + it won't be new if stopped.
(Don't forget you are liable for `duty`. May be worth throwing/hiding the box too
btw,He who dies with the most toys, WINS!Nikon D800E & D700 bodies + Nikon 200-400mm F4 VR1, 50mm F1.4G, 16-35mm f/4G VR, 105 F2.8 VR macro, 70-300mm lenses. A couple of filters, Giotto tripod & ballhead. Lowepro Slingshot 302 AW