Having an internet connection is now one of the top priorities when traveling abroad. The ability to access the internet on the go is necessary to check our emails, to stay in touch with your social media followers or to find directions, the ability to access the internet on the go is somewhat necessary.
Getting an internet connection when you are abroad can be tough. Fortunately for us, there are more ways to stay connected now more than ever.
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Rent a Wi-Fi router
Wi-Fi routers are also called personal hotspots or pocket Wi-Fi. They use cellular phone network to create a local wireless network anywhere you go. The routers are small, easy to set up, provide reasonably fast internet and the best thing is, they are relatively inexpensive. Having a Wi-Fi router allows multiple devices to connect at the same time, suitable for people traveling in groups.
Activate data roaming
An easier way to get internet while abroad is turning on data roaming from your provider. However, it is important to note that using data roaming costs more than the usual mobile data.
Getting a local internet plan
Another alternative option is to get a SIM card for your phone once you arrive overseas. You can choose from a selection of international network providers in airports worldwide. You can also do some research on the best deals in whichever country you’re traveling to. You can also ask for recommendations from hotels.
Pop in an internet cafe
Internet cafes usually charge customers by hourly and packaged rates. In the past, people went to internet cafes to get online to check emails or find information, but now this phenomenon is uncommon as most people can access the internet through their phones.
Stay connected wherever you go
Getting an internet connection is a lot less complicated than the old method of dialing up the landline phone. Connectivity is now a click away.
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