06.11.2018

Traveling is all fun and games until you start panicking about your budget. The costs of international travel calling, data roaming, data usage, sim cards, etc…  can be very costly.  Nevertheless, worrying about signing up for an expensive travel data plan shouldn’t stop you from traveling on a low budget. You can still create a lifetime of memories if you plan on spending wisely! Besides, there’s always an alternative to every matter of concern,  not to mention the fast-paced technology era we live in.

Let’s start off with the simplest concerns and find the best alternative solutions for them.

Did you know that international calls have never been easier and affordable?

Travel calling

Years ago when overseas, the only possible way to stay connected with friends and relatives might have been through the travel calling cards. Travel calling cards nowadays are an outdated form of communication. Technological innovations and advancement are constantly shaping the future and changing the world. Fortunately, over the past ten years, the rise of free instant messaging and video calling apps have been growing rapidly. So why waste money or hassle on things like travel calling cards when you’ve already got numerous free apps like Pinngle to call and text your friends instantly?

Did you know you can have a virtual international number without actually buying a sim card?

Travel calling

Traveling shouldn’t cost you an arm or a leg if you choose to plan your trip wisely.  If you’re ever wondering how will you manage to visit all your favorite site seeing places or eating your favorite dishes on a low travel budget, then you need to start getting rid of the simplest costly things like purchasing a sim card, (be it international or local).  Instead of buying sim cards, and spending all your money on expensive data plans, consider purchasing a virtual international number. Virtual numbers or also known as online numbers are telephone numbers that are not directly associated with telephone lines.

With Pinngle app, the fees of purchasing a virtual number start at as low as 1.50 USD. You can also choose to get any virtual number of any country you wish.  So,  instead of worrying on how to stay in touch with your friends and family, you can simply receive calls by using your virtual number which is much more cost-effective than the ordinary sim cards.

Did you know calling and texting in some places require a data usage of 2G?

Travel calling

You might think of hiking in mountains, trekking in the woods or forests is not the best time to use your phone. The density of the trees and mountains, in fact, can block and cause low signals. Most of the instant messaging and video calling apps nowadays work only best with  3G or 4G (LTE) data connection. However today, there are just a few apps that actually work perfectly with 2G data usage. One such app can be Pinngle.  If you’re suffering from a slow internet connection or low signals, then say no more! With Pinngle you can get access to all the necessary features of 2G.  Besides, if you ever get stuck in the wilderness with low battery, Pinngle is specifically designed to use your battery charge economically by saving up to 40% and increasing your mobility 1.5 times more.

In short, Pinngle is the free instant messaging & video calling app that works everywhere for free. Whether you’re in a place with poor WiFi, slow internet connection or in countries where video calling apps are blocked or just simply when you find yourself in the middle of nowhere, Pinngle is there for you.

To conclude, do not let things such as worrying about your cellular provider fees stop you from traveling spontaneously to your favorite countries on a low budget, because Pinngle is always there to the rescue.

Other interesting facts about Pinngle

  • It has a callback and call forwarding option
  • You can share your location whenever you want, wherever you go
  • It offers a huge variety of fun and trendy stickers
  • Create group chats with friends, family, and coworkers
  • You can reach anyone even those who do not have Pinngle
  • Make FREE voice and video calls to all Pinngle users through the internet with 720p resolution HD video calls
  • You can share photos and videos or even upload and share PDFs, documents, spreadsheets and more
  • It works with VoIP – Blocked countries
  • It protects your information by using end-to-end encryption of data.

You can easily download Pinngle now from Google play or download Pinngle from AppStore.


Also published on Medium.