Before we went to Italy for the first time, I did a lot of research on how to get service on my iPhone. I had a vague notion that I wanted to use Google Maps (not always a great idea, but a post for another day) and Google Translate as a backup for my own nascent Italian skills, but I didn’t know how.
What I did know is that while not having service can be super peaceful, it can also leave you feeling stranded in a strange place when you know a map, a quick phrase lookup, or a Foursquare tip could make your day infinitely better.
And what I learned from my research is that there’s an easy way to get service, and an easier way to get scammed. So here’s how to get cell service in Italy: Continue reading “The Best Way To Use Your Cellphone In Italy”