Last updated on January 8th, 2017 at 10:35 am
Telkomsel SIM all the way. In Jakarta pretty much any communication provider will be okay, XL and Indosat are cheaper than Telkomsel but their coverage isn’t the best around the country.
Indonesia Electricity-communication: See More Info for your Electrical plug type:
General Indonesia Electricity-communication and Globally
Safe use of Electricity is very important when you are in another country. Make sure to use right plugs or switches according to the country you’re in .
- Never stick fingers or other objects in an outlet.
- Keep metal objects out of toasters.
- Never use anything with a cord or a plug around water
- Never pull a plug out by its cord.
- Stay away from substations and power lines.
- Don’t climb on power poles.
- Never fly kites near power lines
Best communications methods for smart traveler
While you are travelling it is certainly sometimes nice to get away from your family and friends as much as it is also nice to stay in touch with them along the way.
Whether you want to share your stories, pictures or videos of your travels and fun you are having, or you simply want to say “I’m okay,” or where you are now. it’s often necessary to make some contact with those you love.
Travellers can’t always just pick up a phone and call (especially if travellers are in remote places or travelling overseas) and some of your “normal” communication methods aren’t available when you’re out of your service area (you may even be in a 3rd world country). So, what has to be done to stay in touch with your family and loved one?
I hope all travellers have a smartphone nowadays. Not only is downloading some good travel or communication apps a great and easiest option and should be the very first step, the communication through smart phone is also the most convenient one and almost always available. I have experience with some of the best communication applications for keeping in touch with my loved ones and I would like to share with our travellers, rather than keeping it myself. These are some of the top SMS apps i have found:
Are you looking for an Android or iPhone app for communication to run your business from overseas while you’re travelling abroad? Well, some of the options available out there may not be efficient enough and business might get truly complicated.
However, if it is just good personal communication method that you’re looking for, here’s a list of the travel apps that I’ve found to be truly efficient most of the time. Also, I provide you with the comparisons and some of the best features each app has, so that you can quickly see some of the differences.
Top Communications Apps To Be Used While Traveling on Holiday