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Disposable Cell Phone for 2 weeks inThailand?

Disposable Cell Phone for 2 weeks inThailand?

Oct 10th, 2009, 02:36 PM
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Disposable Cell Phone for 2 weeks inThailand?

Maybe not exactly disposable, but something cheap to use for 2 weeks in Thailand
maybe pre-paid minutes, or something on that order and throw phone away when done? Someplace near Soi 2 on Sukhumvit.

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Oct 10th, 2009, 02:51 PM
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You can buy & sell used GSM phones at MBK on the 4th floor. Buy one for about $40, and sell it back for about $25.

I recommend DTac Happy for a SIM card. You just buy the minutes at any 7/11. For about $10 you should have enough minutes to use in Thailand and call home a few times.
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Oct 10th, 2009, 06:39 PM
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You know guys, you just simply rent a phone from the DTAC booth at the airport when you arrive, and drop it off when you leave.
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Oct 11th, 2009, 09:46 PM
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Michael has got it. As you exit baggage claim look for the booths just outside the doors. They rent cell phones for quite cheap.
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Oct 12th, 2009, 02:43 PM
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Do they stay open for those late night arrivals?
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Oct 12th, 2009, 07:00 PM
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Yes - that's when about 50% of the long haul flights land.
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Oct 12th, 2009, 08:23 PM
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What are their rates now? ast time I looked - and that was a LONG time ago -I seem to remember they were rather dear
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