Lisa Neumann University

Tap for Christmas not in the case of costs during the Christmas and new year’s Eve time is often also travel time. Many families spend the holidays out of the country. Who wants to stay in contact, is dependent on the phone. Therefore, the online travel agency has investigated international rates by seven telephone companies in 14 different countries and detected significant differences in costs. The online travel agency travel experts have taken the international rates following telephone service providers under the microscope: 1 & 1, Alice, Neutrogena, cable Germany, Vodafone, O2 and T-home. The study for those whose family members spend their holidays in one of the 14 surveyed destinations is particularly interesting.

Ranging from Egypt about the Canary Islands, Italy and Thailand to the United States. Examines the minute prices were standard rates of flat rates abroad were not considered each. Amazing result: calls in the United States are only about half as expensive as calls to European countries (nine cents) with an average five cents. At the same time shows the study that calls to European countries have become cheaper in recent years. Still, The price differences between providers remain enormous. For example Turkey, T-Home requires just 4.9 cents for a call to the Bosphorus, beating congstar with 49 cents to beech. Calls to non-European foreign countries by the United States are also expensive aside. Christmas greetings in the Dominican Republic cost 70.7 cents on average. New year congratulations can be really expensive to Namibia: here the cut amounted to 85.7 cents. Cable Germany demands even 1.49 Euro. More information and a detailed listing of the single tariff: service / press contact: Lisa Neumann University first media GmbH barefoot streets 12 04109 Leipzig Tel: + 49/341/49288-240 fax: + 49/341/49288-59