Will my phone work in Panama? How do people call me, and how do I call out? Where will I have reception? Do I need a visa? Should I tip – when and how much? Traveling to another country can be an overwhelming experience, especially when it comes to basic communication and knowing the basics of how to travel safely with your family, alone, as a senior citizen or college explorer. Use this guide to properly prepare for your trip and answer your questions – and don’t worry, you can even get cell phone signal on an island.