Our guide to bringing along your mobile device and keeping things in check.
Yes, your cell phone will work easily on a cruise ship. Careful, however, as if your phone jumps to the ship’s network you will most likely be racking up an international roaming bill.
The cruise lines and their mobile connectivity providers essentially setup the network and then connect the ship to a satellite, which talks to your mobile provider. Then the three parties divvy up the money (and it’s a lot).