If you are planning on taking your phone traveling and are going to be outside Canada you'll need to be aware of US and International Roaming rates that your cell
phone carrier can charge. If you use your phone without a plan you can face a large bill because you could be paying international rates to make calls, use data or send texts. If you are a Telus customer, Telus made changes to itsInternational Easy Roam fee to $12 per day as of May 2018. Bell
all offer plans for U.S. and international travel.
Telus, Bell and Rogers were also mandated by the CRTC as of Dec 1 2017 to sell unlocked phones to all their customers.
When you are traveling you will have to charge your devices at some point and you may run into challenges around the type of outlets that are available. The Targus World Power Travel Adapter creates a universal solution that allows you to connect to any standard wall outlet worldwide. Targus World Power Travel Adapter is 19.99 at London Drugs.
Before you get on the plane you can find the best seat on any flight on any airline with SeatGuru.com. Staying connected when you travel is important. Depending on where you are you may need good Wi-Fi at your next hotel. You can test it before you go at HotelWiFiTest.com.