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Old 14-05-2016, 10:32   #1
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Phone Communication In The Caribbean

Hello

We will be sailing in the Caribbean later this year and wondered how to handle phone communication.

We will be purchasing an Iphone 6 and a package from verizon while we are in the States.

Is there a carrier that can be used in the Caribbean? Or do we need sim cards for each island?

Thanks for any information.

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Old 14-05-2016, 13:12   #2
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Re: phone communication in the Caribbean

get a cheap unlocked phone and get sim cards when you get there. Roaming charges will kill you if you try to use your phone from the US.
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