Author Archives: Richard Jefferis

How to Buy a Chinese SIM Card

To put it nicely, China has its own unique way of doing many things. While obviously most of their laws, customs and practices do not pertain nor effect us on a daily basis, there certainly are a few of them that do challenge the business … Continue reading

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Do cell phones work on cruise ships?

This question gets asked a lot by travelers, and most often it’s only the cruise line that will answer this question truthfully. The answer is most often always “You can subscribe to our cruise line cell phone network.” What they won … Continue reading

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Exquisite Planet Isle of Skye Scotland

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New Data Products from Cellular Abroad

Market Outlook Mobile data consumption is growing tremendously worldwide. The US is certainly no exception as the sales of smartphones and tablets (iPad) grow in popularity. Typical travelers want access to the internet to Skype, browse the … Continue reading

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Samsung “Xplorer” B2100 – Extreme toughness in a cell phone

Built to survive extreme conditions; wind, dust, fog, extreme temperatures, solar radiation… You can throw the Samsung Xplorer phone in a ravine, and it will still ring. Continue reading

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