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Old 06-16-2011, 02:45 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I'm headed to Cuba in a couple days & I plan on bringing my bb with me. I dont have a data plan, just a social plan.
What do I need to do so that I dont get charged roaming charges?
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Default Re: Roaming Charges

Best advice is to leave your BlackBerry at home if you want to avoid roaming charges.

Alternately, you could get a local SIM card when you get to Cuba.

Be sure that you turn your Data to Off While Roaming.

Only connect to WiFi spots and don't use the carrier network.
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Default Re: Roaming Charges

I was in Cuba a few years ago and it was GSM coverage only. May have changed since then.

I enjoyed that trip
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