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Old 04-17-2009, 11:57 AM
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We used FRS radios on the ship and they worked great. We used cell phones on our cruise lat year and it was quite expensive.

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Old 04-17-2009, 03:37 PM
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Originally posted by Krs1300:
...I was also told that normally my phone would work in Puerto Rico at no additional charge. HOWEVER... as soon as my cell phone recognizes RCI's cell tower and vice versa, the connection sticks. Even while in port, I would still be subject to the $4.99/minute charge...
We have T-Mobile and last month when my family was in Puerto Rico, we called home several times and there were no roaming charges or any other fees
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Old 04-20-2009, 10:06 AM
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I would take the cell phones AWAY from your teenagers and give them the little walkie talkie radios. (You can get a set for about $30 at any department store.) It takes a while to find a channel that no one else is on, and I would take extra batteries, but they work pretty well. Sometimes teenagers can be incredibly inconsiderate without even realizing it, and I would hate to cover a large, unexpected bill.
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