Browsing Tag  Roaming

  • Roam Unlimited: New Packages with More Savings


    We’re always looking for more ways to help you save on expensive roaming fees. That’s why we’re excited to bring you even lower rates on our Unlimited Data packages, including a Global 1-day Unlimited Data package for only $3.99 — that’s right! Plus, we’re giving out a free Global SIM Card for you to share with your travel buddy and an easy-to-use starter pack so you can roam smarter for even less.    

  • The Five Stages of Roaming


    Have you experienced the five stages of roaming? If you’ve ever felt panic, frustration, defeat, scramble, or shock, you’ve definitely gone through at least one of them, if not all! That’s why we’re here to help you avoid these common traveler pains at all costs, and roam freely.

  • Why You Should Avoid Using Free Wi-Fi


    Let’s face it, your phone is your oxygen and connectivity is your water–you can’t survive without them! While it may feel good to find a free Wi-Fi hotspot to send a quick email or briefly scroll through Instagram, is it worth risking all your personal and private information? We’re here to tell you the dangers of connecting to public Wi-Fi.

  • Roam Freely: New Summer Savings


    We’re kicking off the summer travel season hot with not just one, but three sales for both our new and current KnowRoamers! That’s right, you can melt away your roaming worries this summer with our special summer deals. From an exclusive starter pack to even more low-cost data packages, there’s a solution for every type of traveler so you’ll be able to truly sit back and relax under the sun.

  • 6 essential tips for visiting Russia


    Tens of thousands of soccer-crazed fans are about to flood into the country in just a few months for the biggest soccer event of the summer. We’ve gathered some essential tips and helpful apps that you should have loaded on your phone before you go.

  • Stop and Smell the Cherry Blossoms


    If there’s one way you know spring is almost here (besides the sneezing and itchy eyes from your allergies) it’s the first sight of a cherry blossom! Although this season is short but sweet, these beautiful Japanese trees are one of the most anticipated signs of the beginning of warm weather and the end of the cold. While Washington, D.C. and Japan may be considered the popular spots to visit these delicate blossoms, but we’ve made a list of 15 other destinations and when you can see their true colors to get your pretty in pink photo!

  • Busting 5 myths about unlocking your phone


    First things first, this isn’t the password you set on your phone. A locked phone is the term used to describe what cellular service providers do to ensure the phone they sell can only be used on their network. They instruct the cell phone manufacturers to lock the phone with software before the device leaves the factory, so it arrives in stores tied to a specific network.

  • Ways to Fill Your Gap Year


    You’re free, you’re young and you’re in control. When it comes to taking a gap year, the world is your playground. The opportunities are boundless and the excitement becomes overwhelming. So where do you possibly start? We’ve got four ways to spend your gap year that are not only cost-friendly, but will give you a meaningful experience you’ll never forget.