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Global Roaming – From Opportunity to Shafting

Global Roaming – An opportunity for business? While travelling abroad and utilising various transportation methods I often wonder why mobile hotspots are not more common on the longer journeys. For instance travelling from parts of France to parts of Germany … Continue reading

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The Joy of Global Roaming – Part 3

Success in France! (Eventually) Yesterday we took a road trip to Charleville-Mezieres as some of the canals were still closed due to heavy rain, and successfully managed to get internet access sorted. Failure 1: Granted our success was not immediate, … Continue reading

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The Joy of Global Roaming – Part 2

Global Roaming Failure Continues: Upon reaching France my first step was to obtain a French Data SIM. As the wife and I would only be in France for a week, and the in-laws were going to be in Europe for … Continue reading

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The Joy of Global Roaming – Part 1

Detour: A slight detour in the blogging direction for a couple weeks as i’m currently on vacation. The next few entries will cover the issues i’ve found with trying to stay connected whilst overseas. Pre-Travel Research: Before leaving New Zealand … Continue reading

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