As a traveler who uses the Internet, you often face the risk of security problems, no matter travel in your country or out of your country. You may connect public WiFi in airports, train stations, cafes and hotels, hackers then can see your data like passwords and bank login details. And when you travel, you must face many things which makes you in a great bustle, you may be vigilant on your online privacy, you may connect a fake WiFi hotspots which is set up by a hacker. So before you travel, you need be prepared for that case.
In addition, VPN can change your IP, you can pretend to be in US while in fact you are in UK. The advantage of this is that you can enjoy your US Netflix service and other service in US.
For these two reasons, we recommend you take a VPN service for yourself when you travel.
Some VPN service providers offer you amazing network which cover the whole world, no matter where you are, you can connect a near server with good speed experience. Most VPN service offer you multi-login, you can share you VPN service with your family or friends who are traveling with you. That’s economical. For important thing is VPN can protect your privacy and your data in travel.
So when you are prepared to buy a VPN service for your journey. You need find one with much servers, multi-login and strong encryption.
ExpressVPN provide 1500 server in 87 countries. It allow 3 Simultaneous Connections, P2P and 30 Days Money Back Guarantee. The protocols include OpenVPN (TCP, UDP), L2TP-IPsec, SSTP, and PPTP protocols. You can run ExpressVPN on Windows, Mac, iOS, Android, Linux, and BlackBerry. There is no logging of your browsing activity, and your data will be encrypted by 256-bit military-grade encryption. Dynamic Shared IP makes you can not be tracked.
TorGuard provide 3000 servers in the world. you can connect 5 devices simultaneously. They are good at P2P as their name. You can get 7 Days Money Back Guarantee. They offer PPTP,OpenVPN,L2TP,IPSec,SSTP and IKEv2. Your devices like Windows,Mac,Linux,Android,iOS，Blackberry can work with TorGuard perfectly. With the client of TorGuard, you can get protect with AES 256 bit encryption strength, IPv6 leak protection, WebRTC leak protection, DNS Leak protection. In addition to Dynamic Shared IP, you can choose Dedicated IP if you need.
Private Internet Access offer 3342 servers in 24 countries, 35 regions. It allow 5 simultaneous connections, P2P and 7 Days Money Back Guarantee. There is No VPN Traffic Logs and all your data will be encrypted by AES 256 bit. The do not offer IKEv2 protocol,and not support blackberry. But you can get Kill Switch, IPv6 protection and DNS Leak protection.
Hide My Ass place 940+ servers in 190 countries, that means in almost every country in the world, you can find at least one server of HideMyAss. This is very good for a traveler. You can connect HMA with 2 devices at the same time. NAT Firewall, AES 256 bit encryption strength and Dynamic Shared IP can protect your privacy carefully. They can secure any Wi-Fi network you connected.
VPN Gate is a free VPN service, but they offer as much as 4000 servers in the world. Why is it a free service? Cause it is run for a technical research and there are many volunteers are working for that. In deed they will collect some data of you for research. So if you care about it, you can pass it now. There is no usage logs,but much connection logs, and your data will be encrypted by AES 256 bit, your IP is Dynamic Shared IP too.
The connection logs of VPNGate contain:
- Date and time
- ID, IP address and hostname of destination VPN Server
- Type of action (connect or disconnect)
- Raw IP address and hostname of the source VPN client computer
- Type of VPN protocols (SSL-VPN, L2TP, OpenVPN or SSTP)
- VPN Client software – name, version and id (If available)
- Number of packets and bytes during a VPN connection, and debug information of communication errors