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Old May 27th, 2005, 12:20 PM
snorkelman snorkelman is offline
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Default Re: Tips which currency ?

I keep reading posts where some old people think that it is "cool" to tip with strange currecny, such as a $2 bill, or a gold coin with $1, or a canadian $2 coin (tooner)>

I can assure you that the people with whom I have spoken on cruise ships find those type of tips to be a pain in the butt. They get excited at first because they think it is a $20 bill, and then get depressed to see it is just $2.

As for the fancy coins, these are a royal pain, because nobody wants them. You can't insert them into even a coke machine.

Stick with US dollar bills. (ones, 5's and 10's)
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