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Telecom Services for Corporate Travel

International business travel

Wireless Traveler offers cost saving telecom services to corporations around the globe. We have developed partner relationships with a wide range of multi-national companies to connect over one million global travelers. Wireless Traveler’s post and pre-paid travel communications programs are very robust, providing low-cost access to over 400 Tier 1 carrier relationships in over 190 countries. Wireless... Read More

Can Work and Travel Coexist?

River Cam, Cambridge, England

(Editor’s Note: This article is the last in the series of articles written by our content writer, Dana Bunker, while she was traveling and working overseas. To stay connected, she took along Wireless Traveler’s Pocket Wi-Fi Hotspot and Wi-Fi Calling App. All images are courtesy of her.) The idea of combining work and travel is... Read More

Why Europe is a Popular Summer Travel Destination

London, England buses

Europe is one of the more affordable international destinations for travelers this summer. Travel advisors report that Americans are picking Europe as their summer travel destination because of the value they are receiving. Reasons to Travel to Europe There are several strong reasons to travel to Europe. Low oil prices, the strong U.S. dollar, and... 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

From Our Customers… Beyond Group Travel

Cologne, Germany - Rhine River Cruise

Cindy Chambers from Beyond Group Travel contacted Wireless Traveler before she went on a recent Rhine River cruise. Having reliable WiFi  while she was on the cruise was very important to her. After talking to Ian and Brenda about the products to use, she decided to rent the Wireless Traveler Pocket WiFi Hotspot with unlimited... 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

Hong Kong Hosts the 2015 Virtuoso Symposium

Virtuoso Symposium, April 2015, Hong Kong, China

Hong Kong, one of the world’s premier travel destinations, will host the 2015 Virtuoso® Symposium. The event, held by leading luxury travel agency network Virtuoso®, will bring together some of the world’s leading luxury travel companies and influential individuals. Recently, Virtuoso and its travel agency members recognized Hong Kong as one of the top 10... Read More

Why Thailand is a Top Honeymoon Destination

Honeymoon Destination Phuket, Thailand

If you are planning your honeymoon and have a desire for something exotic, Thailand is worthy of consideration. Unparalleled beauty, luxurious resorts, friendly people and delicious cuisine are reasons why it is a desired honeymoon location. Thailand has consistently been at the top of favorite locations and Fodor’s has again picked Phuket as one of... Read More

The New Look of Faith-Based Travel

Cologne Cathedral, Germany

Faith-based travel has become an explosive new travel niche market. It has evolved into travel experiences beyond pilgrimages and tours of religious sites. It also includes mission work, student travel, heritage tours, retreats, and leisure travel. You’ll find faith-based tour groups visiting heritage sites, attending live theatre productions or enjoying adventure-filled outings. In fact, over... Read More

Obama Signs Bill to Unlock Cell Phones

Wireless Traveler Unlocking Phones

On August 1, President Obama signed a bill “unlocking” cell phones and other wireless devices. WHY IS THIS GOOD TO UNLOCK CELL PHONES? First, it means that you won’t have to ask your network carrier to unlock your phone. And second, it means that with an unlocked phone, you can use your personal smart phone... Read More