Monthly Archives: August 2011

6 Tips to Cure Homesickness While You Travel Abroad

1. Keep pictures of family and friends in clear view Decorate your apartment with tons of pictures of familiar faces. This makes you feel like you are at home, even if you are thousands of miles away. Decorate with picture … Continue reading

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Phone and Internet Outages Plague Los Angeles

This weekend, the Los Angeles area experienced widespread phone outages, according to The Orange County Register. The extent of the outage included Orange County, The Coachella Valley, and San Diego. Not only did phone service fail, but Internet access was … Continue reading

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Plan a Vacation Without the Planning!

When you go on vacation to a foreign country, it is nice to go on a tour. Tours are a great way to see the sights, and learn about the place you are visiting. Foreign cities can be hard to … Continue reading

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Useful Resource for Overseas Jobs

Here at ComFi, we recently stumbled upon a great site that we found useful for our customers. Many people who use our calling cards are expatriates (from inside or outside the United States), students, military men, and au pairs. Therefore, … Continue reading

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Top 5 Study Abroad Destinations

College is a time for exploration and fun, as well as learning. That is why many college students in the United States decide to spend a semester or a summer abroad. As the times change, the destinations of these traveling … Continue reading

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It’s Not Too Late to Escape- Fabulous Last Minute Vacation Ideas

Don’t be bummed that August is almost over and you still haven’t had your vacation. Here are some ideas for cheap and easy weekend trips that could be just the escape you need! If you go abroad, don’t forget to … Continue reading

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The Surprising Travel Trend That Has Us Intrigued

Have you always wanted to travel the world, but find that it is difficult to find the financial resources? Many people feel the same way, and they find that working while vacationing is really the only way to affordably travel … Continue reading

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