Holiday Gift Ideas from Wireless Traveler

Gift Ideas from Wireless Traveler

Are you looking for the perfect gift for the travelers on your list this holiday season? Wireless Traveler carries an assortment of Wi-Fi accessories that are perfect for those who love to wander the globe, including the popular line of Orbit Bluetooth Finders. In fact, the Orbit Wallet Card is featured on Oprah’s Favorite Things... Read More

Traveling Abroad? Rent a Cell Phone & Leave Yours at Home

Use Wi-Fi on Smartphone

We have received many queries recently from customers concerned about traveling abroad with their personal cell phones and keeping their data safe from unwanted searches. When you’re entering the United States, federal agents have wide-ranging authority to search citizens and visitors, increasing the risk of having personal data stored on your phone inspected. This isn’t... Read More

A Few Of Our Favorite Travel Podcasts

Opera House, Sydney, Australia

Our Senior Vice President was recently interviewed on the travel podcast, Your Bucket List Buster, about the best Wi-Fi products for traveling. It got us thinking about some of our favorite travel podcasts. There are a zillion (at least) podcasts out there that cover everything related to travel – budget travel, solo travel, LGBT travel,... Read More

Studying Abroad in Today’s Global Climate

Student study abroad programs

Considering a study abroad program this year? Study Abroad programs can offer some of the most important learning adventures of a student’s life. These experiences, conducted on a global level, will expand a student’s understanding of the world in ways that aren’t available in a classroom. Some of the benefits of a study abroad program... Read More

Women-Only Travel Groups and Tours

Women Group Hiking, Austria

If you are a woman traveling by herself, you may find the benefits of traveling with other solo women ideal. Women-only travel groups include women from all walks of life and backgrounds. They may be young singles, women who have successfully raised children, built successful careers, or who are now enjoying retirement. Most of the... Read More

Secure WiFi for Business Travelers Going Overseas

Wireless Traveler corporate business

If you are traveling overseas on business, you need reliable, available, and secure communications. When you connect to the Internet from your office, you know who is responsible for the network and which people can connect to it. However, when you travel, especially abroad, you are no longer guaranteed that same level of security. Imagine... Read More

Travel Tips: How to Avoid Jet Lag

Airplane travel

Planning a trip overseas? In addition to deciding what to pack, it’s also a good idea to start thinking about how you can avoid jet lag. You want to enjoy your vacation, not spend it struggling with staying awake. To help you avoid sleepiness during the day, insomnia at night, and hunger pains at odd... Read More

Stay Connected & Other Study Abroad Hacks

Student traveling abroad

  A study abroad program is going to enhance your life in ways that you can’t even begin to imagine. And, your smartphone will easily become one of the most well used items you bring. You’ll be able to use it for directions, for exchanging currencies, and most importantly, for updating Mom and Dad quickly.... Read More

In Emergencies, Stay Connected Through WiFi

Use Wi-Fi on Smartphone

In times of emergency, mobile networks can get overloaded as happened in Belgium yesterday. Yet, in times of emergency we want to connect with our loved ones. One of the most reliable, and safe, ways to do this is by using a WiFi network instead of a mobile network. Yesterday, Belgium’s Deputy Prime Minister Alexander... Read More

7 Tips to Make Special Occasion Travel a Success

Safari camel ride - group exotic travel

There’s no better way to celebrate a special occasion than by spending time with your friends and family on a celebratory trip. While you might typically associate special occasion travel with destination weddings or honeymoons, there are many other moments in our lives that should be celebrated. A sweet-16 birthday, college graduation, family reunion, or... Read More

Is Your Data Safe When You Travel?

Business Travelers

For business travelers keeping your intellectual property secure is extremely important. The associated dollar loss to you and your company, not to mention trade secrets, can be huge. As more business travelers today carry proprietary and sensitive documents and files with them on their laptops, tablets, and even their smartphones, the threat of theft increases.... Read More

Our 8 Favorite Travel Apps

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Great travel apps make traveling easier. And some actually make traveling less stressful and more fun. We travel a fair bit, and after trying out a number of travel apps, have come up with a short-list of our own favorites. Below, we highlight the eight that top our list. Fair warning: one of them is... Read More

Auto Europe Brands Wireless Traveler App

Auto Europe Brands Wireless Traveler App

Wireless Traveler is pleased to announce that we have partnered with Auto Europe to brand the WirelessTraveler App for their customers, aptly named Auto Europe Talk. It will give travelers the ability to make low-cost WiFi calls directly from their rental car and was voted one of the best Wi-Fi calling apps by Fodors Travel... Read More

Satellite, SIM or Skype

Wireless Traveler Global Phones

Traveling overseas? What is your best option — Satellite, SIM or Skype?  We are asked this every day by Travel Advisors and clients. SATELLITE PHONES Rule of thumb – if you can see the sky you can make a call with a satellite phone. They are perfect for cruises, safaris and any type of remote... Read More

A Study Abroad Experience is Priceless

Amsterdam, Holland, Netherlands

A study abroad is an excellent opportunity for students to broaden their horizon – gaining invaluable experience and knowledge along the way. Whether you plan to study abroad in England, France, Italy or Spain or anywhere in Europe this summer, we have some great tips for you! According to Nina Truong, who did a study... Read More

Study Abroad – Where Are Students Going?

Top Destinations for Study Abroad Programs

Participating in a study abroad program provides a lifetime of memories. It is a great resume builder. Not only will you be broadening your horizons, meeting new people, and learning new cultures, you will also be building valuable skills. Skills that will look very impressive on your resume. Once you make the decision to study abroad, where do you... Read More