We’ve all seen the horror stories printed in the press about people coming home from a short break to find they’ve been landed with a stupidly expensive mobile phone bill. Even so, that isn’t something you should be too worried about. There are many ways of making sure that doesn’t happen. All you have to do is call your network ahead of time and find out how you can avoid such unfair data roaming charges. Smartphones can help you to have a hassle-free vacation, so you should never leave yours at home.

Internet searches

Just think about how many times you search for information online each day while you’re at home. Now imagine how much more often you’ll need information when visiting another country. Having your smartphone will mean you can find out everything you need to know in seconds.

Dealing with emergencies

If a member of your group becomes ill or injured, you’ll want to let their friends and family know what’s going on as soon as possible. Your smartphone contains all the numbers you need to get in touch with them. Even if you call from a payphone, you’re still going to need your mobile device, right?

Enhancing your trip

You only have to look at the app store that serves your network to see there are thousands of different travel aids available. We’ve included some of the most-popular ones on the infographic published on this page. Check them out!

Now you understand why taking your smartphone abroad is essential, we hope you won’t make the mistake of leaving it at home again.


Infographic Credit Sports Cover Direct