How to use less data while traveling

When you're traveling outside of your regular coverage area, you're probably going to want to use less data than you normally would back at home.   Mobile data is a precious resource while you're traveling.   If you're using eSIM travel data, you'll want to make sure you have enough data remaining on your prepaid data package. (Of course, with aloSIM, it's easy to add more anytime you need it.)   If you're using a carrier travel plan, you might...

Qatar World Cup: Travel tips

Qatar World Cup: Travel tips

The countdown is on to the Qatar World Cup, and football fans around the world are excitedly preparing for what will possibly be their first trip to Qatar.   While the FIFA World Cup is typically held in May, June,...

How to use packing cubes

How to use packing cubes (even for carry-on luggage)

Packing cubes are fantastic for keeping your luggage neatly organized while you're travelling.   Imagine unzipping your bag and seeing a tidy array of little containers, and knowing exactly where everything is, without needing to rifle through all of it....

How much travel data do I need?

How much travel data do I need?

A travel data plan is the smartest way to stay connected while you're traveling, but there are many different plan sizes to choose from.   How much travel data you need depends on a couple of factors, like how connected...

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What are roaming charges and how do I avoid them?

Roaming charges are the fees you pay when you use your mobile phone outside of your normal coverage area, and they can add up quickly if you're not careful.   What are roaming charges? When you sign up for a...

iPads are irreplaceable pieces of tech that make it easier to work, create, and unwind, but an iPad data plan keeps you connected on the go.

Help! I need an iPad data plan when I travel

iPads are irreplaceable pieces of tech that make it easier to work, create, and unwind, but in order to email, send messages, and video-call with your favorite people while you’re traveling, you need an iPad data plan.   Not everyone...

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Stay connected with a Europe eSIM data package

Using an Europe eSIM means you can talk, text, and browse your way across Europe as if you were a local — without any of the steep roaming fees you’d have to pay if you relied on your regular mobile...