4 REASONS TO TRAVEL WITH A SMARTPHONE
Planning a trip soon? Whether travelling for a few weeks or months to escape the Canadian winter, a smartphone can make your trip a more memorable and seamless experience. Here are 4 reasons why:
1. Get around
Have you ever gotten lost on your way to a destination? Mobile navigation apps like Google Maps can help you find your way. You can simply type in the address of your destination and the app will start voice-guided step-by-step navigation instructions, while also updating you with current traffic on your route. Want to know the best places to have dinner when you are out of town? Your smartphone can look for nearby restaurants and show ratings and reviews. You can also find other locations you may need on your trip, like the closest shopping mall or gas station.
2. Access helpful information
Do you want to know more about the famous tourist spots you’re visiting? You can use Google from your smartphone to get some
answers. Whether you have a question or want to learn something new, with a smartphone you can easily find the information you need right at your fingertips when travelling. You can also stay informed with the latest news and weather updates anytime. You can check your weather app for the most recent weather information and stay current on what is happening in the world by using news apps like CBC, CNN, BBC News, or other preferred news sources.
3. Share life’s moments
Smartphones are equipped with quality cameras that allow you to take great pictures anytime. You can capture captivating views and beautiful moments while travelling. Once captured on your phone, you can easily share these photos by sending over text and email or posting on social media apps. So even when you’re travelling, you can continue to share great moments with family and friends while at the same time staying up-to-date with their lives as well.
4. Stay connected
You can conveniently stay in touch using various messaging apps like WhatsApp which makes texting and calls easy. Video calling is another great option for staying connected with your kids and grandkids. With apps like Skype or Facebook Messenger, you can make voice and video calls to your loved ones all over the world. Smartphones have made communicating much easier by helping us to stay connected.
With Zoomer Wireless’ Canada/U.S. plans, you can experience all of the 4 benefits just described when travelling. These plans are perfect for Canadian Snowbirds who travel back and forth to both countries - one plan, one phone number and one SIM card for both your Canadian and U.S. wireless needs. A Canada/U.S. plan paired with a smartphone provides a more seamless travel experience.