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A PBX system in a hotel may provide more power than standard phone lines which could damage your modem. You can get testers and adapters at some of the above sites to avoid problems.
Cybercafes You can easily locate cybercafes worldwide by using the Cybercafe Search Engine at cybercaptive.com, which says its database contains more than 4,600 verified locations in 141 countries. When we tried it, we found ten locations in New Delhi, one of which offered web surfing for less than $2 per hour.
You can access e-mail at a cybercafe by using a web-based e-mail account.It's best to set up several such accounts in case one proves difficult to access abroad.
Final cautions. You may have to adjust to unfamiliar conditions in a
foreign land, such as screen displays and keyboards that are different
from those in the U.S.
When you're in another country, avoid using unfamiliar computers to access a bank or brokerage account, or to make a credit-card purchase. You have no guarantee your personal data are secure.
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