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Travel Cell Phone Choices: Roam, Rent or Buy?

We’ve just added this new material on the Travel Cell Phone main page. It is an article about the pros and cons of the three basic choices in renting a cell phone for overseas travel… Three Choices for International Cell … Continue reading

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Unlocked iPhones Can Save Some Users a Lot of Money

From an article in the Mercury News: Three years ago, Vivek Wadhwa used his iPhone while traveling in India. “I only checked emails a few times, made several calls,” Wadhwa, a visiting scholar at UC Berkeley, recalled of the 12-day … Continue reading

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NYT: “Practical Traveler How to Beat the High Costs of Dialing Abroad”

By MICHELLE HIGGINS, Published: August 3, 2011 IT’S hard not to feel ripped off when you get hit with unexpected roaming charges while traveling abroad — whether they come from making phone calls or checking e-mail. Take it from Jeff … Continue reading

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Free SIM When You Land in Thailand

Interesting giveaway of a free SIM when you land in Thailand. There is only enough credit for about a one-minute international call, but of course you just add more credit and keep using the SIM throughout your trip. Why do … Continue reading

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Two-Pack SIMs for Sierra Leone

Freetown, Sierra Leone – 24th May 2011: Airtel Sierra Leone, on Monday unveiled the extraordinary double-SIM pack offer, a first in Africa. 50% discount on calls between the two customers (SIM cards) for life 2 free SMS’s every day for … Continue reading

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