As a phone, the National Geographic Talk Abroad Lite is weak, flimsy, and lacks essentials. However, as an emergency travel phone, its light, simple, and affordable build could do the trick for some.
National Geographic veteran Jim Richardson was tasked with shooting a trip across Scotland using the iPhone 5S. After some initial problems, he loved it.
Photographer for the magazine -- famous for its dramatic covers -- gives high praise to the 5S' camera, ditching a Nikon in the process.
Globe-trotters seeking a ready-made travel solution will appreciate the Xplorer's convenient Talk Abroad SIM. However, mounting expenses for a basic rugged handset will turn away existing GSM phone owners.
National Geographic has launched a Tumblr to showcase some of the amazing unseen and rare photos from its historical archives.
Magazine known for its high-quality images says it's concerned about new photo ownership policy and may abandon the photo-sharing app entirely.
A bare-bones cell phone and international travel plan team up in an interesting package.
Take one bare-bones phone with a price to match and marry it to the National Geographic Travel Abroad international calling plan. Here's what you get.
Travelers looking for a permanent phone number they can take abroad will find an inexpensive option in this phone, but you get what you pay for.
The National Geographic Motorola Razr V3 offers cheap international calling, but we don't see any other reason to buy it.
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