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Old July 22nd, 2002, 10:44 AM
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Going to Cosumel and Grand Cayman, any policies about money exchange? Is it better to take their currency as to american dollars?
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Use dollars to make small purchases and a major credit card to make larger purchases. I the two places you are going the US dollar is so readily accepted you virtually see nothing quoted in local currency.
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Can you use travelers checks also in Cozumel and Grand Cayman for shopping, when are you going to the Carribean and what cruiseline?
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Please know that the American dollar is only worth 80 cents on Grand Caymen, which is going to make anything you buy there cost 20 per cent more. Even a taxi cab ride! And they also automatically tack on a 15 per cent gratuity to all restaurant tabs, so you end up paying a total of 35 per cent more for anything you eat or drink there!! Needless to say, we stay on ship whenever we hit that island on a cruise.
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