Mobile Internet and Calling on Mobile Phone in New York
Mobile internet and calling on mobile phone in New York (using your iPhone or iPad for instance) can be very expensive. Mobile providers in Australia charge high costs for calling and receiving calls in the United States, not to mention the costs for using mobile internet. Some providers offer a bundle that allows you to use data abroad for a certain amount of days to prevent you from spending more than you’d want. If you’re planning on using your mobile phone often, you could consider purchasing an American prepaid SIM-card.
In New York there are many places where you can use free Wi-Fi, which is of course the cheapest way to stay online during your visit. You can check this map for an overview of free Wi-Fi hotspots in New York.