Quote Originally Posted by Rod Sprague View Post
That may be a bit of a double edged sword Sue. Standardising call charges may provide convenience but what are the prices? I have a pre paid Telkomsel SIM here in Indonesia. IDR 50,000.00 which is roughly AU $5.00 is all I need for a month or more of calls and text messages. I would not want to pay EU or Australian rates for my phone here.
Third-world SIMs should generally beat EU roaming rates for phone calls. Data tends to be slow and expensive though. Both trivial matters compared with crossing the roads of endless steel in Javanese cities.