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Service on Norwegian Criuse Ships in Carribean


Hello has anyone information about how service is out in ocean in Caribbean area .If i add on 40.00 Caribbean package will it work on ship and no added charges to calls to Canada

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No. Unless you are in or near port, and connected to a land-based cellular network, you will pay the price the cruise company charges for their satellite-based connectivity.
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My husband and I went on an Alaskan cruise last summer, Jeff, and I can confirm that the service on cruise ships is very expensive and not part of the regular roaming fees. It is done by satellite, that is why it is so costly. Even WiFi is very expensive on board. I don't know about the Caribbean but I would imagine it's the same. You can probably use the $40 add-on in ports and there will probably be several free WiFi hotspots 🙂 Have a great time, I know you'll love the cruise 😃

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