Originally Posted by DuckWingDuck
NJBlackBerry's method is the one that I generally do. Get a local SIM with a cheapie phone for phone and keep your BB on original carrier SIM for data stuff.
I agree with you. Get local Sim. Your saving on phone bill can buy two more 8700s easy. My last year's one week business trip in France and Germany etc.. cost about $2,500.00 USD on Cingular phone bill with about 7 hours of conversation back to office