Free Wi-Fi on HAL Alaska cruise? Westerdam ship.
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There isn't free WiFi on any HAL ship anywhere.
There is a one time activation fee of $3.95.
Plans -- $0.75 per minutes.
100 minutes for $55 -- check to see if there is another 10 minutes of free time if you sign up on the first day.
250 minutes for $100 -- again check to see if there is another 20 minutes of free time if you sign up on the first day.
Stopped counting a few years ago -- have done over 140 cruises.
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As I recall I could get email on my iPhone in most ports.
We brought an AT&T air card as a backup. Chances are that if you bring one it won't work on sea days as ours didn't. It did however function in most every port. Watch your cost here however. Our's only added about $20 to my monthly bill but I was careful in how often I utilized it.
Remember to type everything offline first on a Word document then cut & paste it once you've logged in. Save those precious minutes anyway possible.
Remember to type everything offline first on a Word document then cut & paste it once you've logged in. Save those precious minutes anyway possible.If you use Outlook Express (or similar) you can type up many emails and flag them all as "send later". Then when you connect you can "send all", with no copy and paste time on-line.
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