Unlock your cell phone prior to coming. Call your carrier to make sure your cell phone is “unlocked” before traveling overseas.
Major Italian Cell Phone Providers: Vodafone, TIM, Wind
Tip: Try to avoid monthly plans as they do not have a military clause and opt for pay-as-you-go plans.
Use of cell phones while driving is not permitted. Fines range from 148 to 594 euro. Should the person be convicted of the same crime within a period of two years, the driver’s license can be revoked for a period of one to three months.
There are a number of free or inexpensive ways to stay in touch with family and friends around the world.
· iPhone iMessage/Facetime
· Facebook Messenger
· Magic Jack App