Traveling

Cell Phone Options When Traveling Abroad Info

If you are going to be traveling abroad, you will want to be sure to get your cell phone situation under control to minimize frustration while traveling. The truth is, things can get very complicated if you are not planning on time. Unfortunately, cell phones are typically locked if purchased directly from a carrier. Therefore, unless you are buying your cell phone independent of one, you are likely dealing with a phone that needs to be carrier unlocked to use abroad. A lot of carriers will do this for you if you have been a customer for a while. However, some might give you a hard time.

If you purchase your phone independent of a carrier, you are likely dealing with an unbranded phone that is already unlocked and ready to use internationally. All you will need to do is pop in the local sim, and you should be good to go. However, you do need to make sure that your phone has the necessary bands to operate in the country that you are traveling and with the carrier that you choose. Finding the groups is as simple as performing a Google search. Simply look for the bands the carrier uses or ask them directly, and you should be able to figure out whether or not your phone is compatible with their network.

Once you find a network that your phone can work on, you should be able to get a prepaid or pay as you go plan and use the phone abroad. Luckily, a lot of the carriers abroad offer a lot of different prepaid payment options and plans for those that want more flexibility and travelers alike. Therefore, you should be able to find an ideal plan that works for you while traveling.

The Top Three Destinations That I Need To Visit Before I Die

Although I am only in my 20s, I think about all the things I would like to do in my life. I know that someday I will no longer be here and trying to put together my bucket list. I have come up with three destinations I would like to visit before I die. Here they are.

Walt Disney World

As a kid, I always dreamed of going to Walt Disney World in Florida, but I was never able to get there. My parents didn’t have the money, and when they did, they chose to take us somewhere else. I would ask them if we could go every year and the answer was always no.

I would love to go and experience all the magic by visiting all of the parks. I am not sure how long I would want to stay but long enough to see everything. I love to go on rides and think it would be a magical experience for me. Taking my children to a place I have always wanted to would be a lot of fun.

Paris

I have always dreamed of visiting Paris too. I would love to see all the history that is there as well as all the art. I have read about so much of it that I would like to see Paris in person and take my photos of the area.

Another reason I would love to go to Paris is to have some of the French food I have heard about. There are so many things I would like to try that you can only experience when you are in Paris. I dream about sitting down at a cafe and enjoying everything the city has to offer.

Costa Rica

The third destination I would like to go to before I would die would be Costa Rica. I have dreamed of visiting there to see everything the country has. There seems to be a lot to do there from visiting the beaches to exploring the rainforest.

I also would love to see some of the animals you can only find in Costa Rica. I have been to zoos in the United States but seeing animals in Costa Rica would be a dream come true. I know there would be a lot of them for me to see.

As I look at my current life, I am hoping that I can visit these destinations within the next ten years. I hope I would be able to afford to go to these places and have a good time. If not by then, I hope that I will get there before I die.

A lot of people have bucket lists and put places they would love to go, and I am no different. Having dreams is a good thing, and I have plenty of them. I am hoping that writing them down means they are more likely to come true someday in the future.

Why Cruise Ships Are My Favorite Way To Travel

When it comes to traveling, cruise ships are the way to go. They are the best way to see a lot of different places in the easiest way possible. There are a lot a lot of different options for cruises depending on where you live, where you want to go, and your budget.

With cruising, you can see a lot of different places all at once. While shorter cruises might only take you to a couple of locations, longer cruises can take you to five, six or even more countries or cities. While you are visiting all these places, your belongings will stay in one room making this type of travel the easiest way to see a lot in a short amount of time.

Another great thing about cruises is that you do have a lot of options about where you want to go. If you are on the West Coast of the United States, you could take a long weekend to do a Mexico cruise, or two weeks to see Alaska. From the East Coast, there are plenty of options too from a Disney cruise to one to any tropical destination in that part of the world.

If you are in Europe or want to travel there, you have a lot of options. From the Mediterranean to the Baltic seas. And if you are adventurous you could cruise from the US over to Europe and back again.

If you are interested in going on a cruise, take some time to see what is out there. Figure out your budget and work from that. If you find out that you love cruises like I do you can then start taking more of them in the future. There are an endless amount of places to go.