• Haven't used this service but it is the same device that I travel with, I have a E585v2 that is unlocked and just use local SIM's when the need arises

  • Do hotel rooms really need a desk?

    Nov 09, 2011, 06:06 PM

    I like to have a desk, but a functional desk, too many places I've stayed seem to have desks and chairs bought as fashion statements rather than for their functionality

  • How to avoid taxi confusion in China

    Sep 13, 2011, 07:56 PM

    a few more things worth mentioning, taxi ranks near train stations and similar are usually frequented by pickpockets and beggers that are always on the lookout for dazed and confused (lost looking) individuals in many regions the taxi driver will have an ID card on the dashboard that has a numb...

  • if they kept the ridiculous rates to something affordable say $1 or $2 per mb (still high anyway) then people would probably be happy to use roaming data for the sake of convenience

  • as well as offering Wi-Fi this model also works as a tethered modem via USB, can be handy

  • if you know where you're going but just need a local map for the immediate area you can actually browse the map while connected elsewhere via Wi-Fi, scroll around the area you need to cache the map data, once you're at the location you can view the maps and track that same immediate location with...

  • I use a D-Link DWL-G730AP and have been using it for the last few years, great device http://www.dlink.com/products/?pid=346 picked it up for under $100 I believe ASUS also have one quite similar

  • a criminal conviction can be something like a drink driving charge also, don't make the mistake of skimping over any details, they can and will turn you around and send you back where you came from if your paperwork isn't one hundred percent in order

  • interesting how the approach varies, referring to a delayed flight that's an unplanned event and generally not much it seems you can do about it, or not much offered anyway, I recently had a flight where the schedule was changed by the airline, they phoned me and asked was I willing to accept the...

  • I'll start out by saying for the most part I've found flight attendants to be overwhelmingly good, I guess they all have bad days though, a few spring to mind I was on a flight from Hong Kong to Japan and a flight attendant made a big scene over a bumbag the passenger next to me was wearing and ...