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  • #LetsRoam


    Share your memories with us using our new hashtag, #LetsRoam. We may re-gram and re-tweet our favourites.

  • #LetsRoam: Waterskiing in Spain


    We love helping people pursue their passions.

    Which is why we were excited to help out young Canadian water skier, Jonah Shaffer. Jonah has traveled across the world for competitions and has had his fair share of unexpected roaming bills.

  • KnowRoaming Does Cannes


    My KnowRoaming Story: Amazing travel stories from our KnowRoaming customers as they explore the globe and stay connected with the KnowRoaming SIM Sticker Jake is a freelance journalist and KnowRoaming user. No stranger to covering international film festivals, he’s using KnowRoaming as he covers the 68th Cannes Film Festival. Because of KnowRoaming’s incredibly affordable unlimited data packages, my trip to the 68th Cannes Film Festival was made 100% more enjoyable. As a journalist that needs constant access to the internet, KnowRoaming let me comfortably and reliably check my work emails on the fly, read tweets related to films that had debuted here, and stay in the loop when screenings would change without warning.   Many festival-goers, when they are trying to get a cell phone for the festival, opt for unbelievably expensive on-site mobile solutions that often cost hundreds of dollars – and none of these services offer unlimited data. Consider that Orange Mobile offers a Festival Special, where for €50 … Continued

  • My KnowRoaming Story


    Amazing travel stories from our KnowRoaming customers as they explore the globe and stay connected with the KnowRoaming SIM Sticker Julian is a Senior First Officer for South African Airways. He’s traveled the world, and knows how hard it can be to stay connected while working so far from home. “As an airline pilot traveling to all corners of the world being in contact is no longer a luxury but a necessity”. Already having tried other roaming options, Julian says he finally “found the answer in KnowRoaming.” No longer do I have to look for a Starbucks in New York or a coffee shop in Hong Kong for free Wi-Fi as KnowRoaming lets me use my cellphone or iPad just as if I was at home. Data and phone calls at local rates keeps me in contact with work and loved ones.  Cellphone coverage has been fantastic and I’ve been covered in every country I’ve been to in the last … Continued

  • My KnowRoaming Story


    Amazing travel stories from our KnowRoaming customers as they explore the globe and stay connected with the KnowRoaming SIM Sticker Peter and Laura from Ontario, Canada, share a breathtaking hot air balloon ride down the Cappadocia region of central Turkey. “Fear of falling is a pretty basic human response, but so is trying to get the best view you can. On our last trip to Turkey we had the chance visit Cappadocia, home to some of the greatest views, as well as the largest number of hot air balloons, in the world. Our desire to take in the famous landscape won out over our survival instincts, and one early autumn morning we took to the skies. Up up and away We arrive at the take-off point just before 6 AM. The darkness is lit by the many balloons heating up and before you can change your mind you’re helped into the basket with about 20 other passengers and of course, … Continued

  • My KnowRoaming Story


    Here’s something to fuel your wanderlust: an amazing video log from Brian, a KnowRoaming customer and the winner of our #MyKnowRoamingStory challenge.   Brian’s traveling the world, and staying connected with his KnowRoaming SIM Sticker.   “I am happy to be able to put it to the test during my world tour. I’ve taken my KnowRoaming sticker through the US, UK, Germany, Switzerland, Turkey, Israel and more to come. I’m also happy to say that it has worked in all those countries. It has proven to be an easy and cheap way of staying connected, wherever your travels may take you. “   Stay tuned for the next #KnowRoaming contest!