Safety First! Here’s How You Can Stay Connected While Hiking

Adventuring is fun, sure, but a rule of thumb when exploring, especially if on your own, is to stay connected and always update friends or family of your whereabouts in case of any trouble. But how to stay connected when you’re somewhere remote? Like, a top of a mountain, perhaps?

Whether you are a novice trekker or an expert mountain climber, you can now experience more of the Smart Life on the go because Smart Bro has partnered with premier adventure group Trail Adventours to keep you connected while conquering the country’s breathtaking peaks.

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Started in 2010 by a group of Outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers, Trail Adventours has become one of the leading outdoor adventure companies in the country today, offering over 40 expert-guided hikes and expeditions here and abroad.

Under the partnership, you can now maximize the Smart Life via local hikes and expeditions of Trail Adventours now powered with FREE Smart Bro Prepaid Pocket WiFi, giving all participants fast and reliable online connection backed by the country’s largest mobile broadband network of over 10,000 4G and LTE sites.

Smart Bro Prepaid, together with Trail Adventours, will offer 20% Discount to ALL Trail Adventours Trips from December 2015 – November 2016 exclusive to Smart Bro Prepaid 4G or LTE Prepaid Pocket WiFi Subscribers. Moreover, Smart Bro Prepaid is including select Trail Adventours destinations in its special list of #SmartBroTrips, which will include 8 FREE Trips monthly to be raffled.

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These #SmartBroTrips under Trail Adventours include hikes to Mt. Batulao in Batangas, Mt. Pico de Loro in Cavite, Mt. Pulag in Benguet, and Batad in Ifugao.

As another exciting treat, all participants signing up for #SmartBroTrips destinations will automatically get a FREE travel kit, and will also get a chance to win a brand new Smart Bro Pocket WiFi.

“Through this partnership with Trail Adventours, we are thrilled to bring the Smart Life experience to even more Filipino adventurers who can rely on Smart Bro as a perfect travel companion so they can stay connected to their favorite mobile apps on the go,” said Michele Curran, First Vice President, Data and International Services at Smart.

“This partnership also allows us to give our existing subscribers more awesome treats as we continue enrich their mobile lifestyle while catering to their various passion points – be it music, videos, games or outdoor adventures,” she added.

“Having Smart Bro in our travel adventures will give our participants more ways to enjoy their journey as they now have the means to share their awesome outdoor adventures in an instant, which will hopefully inspire more Filipinos to scale greater heights, discover our country’s stunning views, and appreciate our natural resources,” said Guido Sarreal.

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Smart Bro and Trail Adventours aptly announced their partnership at the High Street branch of Recreational Outdoor Exchange or R.O.X., the biggest outdoor superstore in Southeast Asia.

Available for only P1,495 at Smart Stores and gadget retailers nationwide, the Smart Bro Prepaid 4G Pocket WiFi offers ultrafast connection of up to 12Mbps and comes  with FREE 3 months of surfing (350MB/month).

Smart Bro also provides blazing Internet speeds of up to 42 Mbps through its Smart Bro Prepaid LTE Pocket WiFi, available at Smart Stores and gadget retailers all over the country for only P3,495 – preloaded with seven days’ worth of free mobile internet.

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