One other lesson learned from our trip to Morocco: never use a credit card to make a telephone call from an airport. I had thought about buying an international calling for the trip, but it slipped my mind.
The cost of my forgetfulness?
Ten-minute call from Schiphol Airport to Chicago: $114.96
15-minute call from Detroit Airport to Chicago: $38.48
The feeling I’d get from constricting my hands around the throat of a telecom executive: Fucking priceless