A small calculator might be also useful, as well as a small dictionary Back to the top Before traveling, contact your local operator and make sure that your mobile phone is compatible with the technology of our networks and find out the agreements they might have for roaming form Guatemala.The operator América Móvil sells under the brand Claro and is the second largest mobile phone operator of the country. under the brand Tigo is the largest operator for mobile phones in the country.While on the trip remember to carry some bottled water with you to avoid dehydration.
Here are some suggestions that might make your trip safer and more comfortable.
If your trip involves long stretches on a bus it’s recommended that you bring your favorite music with you (on a walkman, MP3 or similar device if you are traveling with a group).
You can also just buy a SIM card of any of the mentioned providers and put it in your phone, but make sure you phone is not blocked to be used only with a specific card and provider, and that it uses the frequencies mentioned above.
However, if you prefer to use your roaming, let your main contact know you are travelling abroad.
Even in some luxury hotels there won’t be a TV in the room; so bringing a book is a good idea.