Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Currency #83762
04/05/04 11:36 PM
04/05/04 11:36 PM
Joined: Mar 2004
Posts: 6
Jackson Hole, WY
Splicer Offline OP
 
Splicer  Offline OP
We are coming to AC on April 24th. do we need to bring Belize currency? Are there ATM's or is it best to go to a bank and exchange US$'s for Belize $'s.
Thanks

Re: Currency #83763
04/05/04 11:54 PM
04/05/04 11:54 PM
Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 161
Nevada
BNBelizeSoon Offline
 
BNBelizeSoon  Offline
Do a search for atm's, there is a lot of information regarding that. I haven't been there yet but from what I understand american $$ is accepted everywhere...no need to exchange. I will know shortly, we leave friday... laugh laugh

Re: Currency #83764
04/06/04 01:27 AM
04/06/04 01:27 AM
Joined: Nov 2000
Posts: 8,880
Canada
seashell Offline
.
seashell  Offline
You don't need to change your US money to Belizean money. US is more than readily accepted and you will receive change in BZ $ and often a combination of BZ and US $.

If you have lots of BZ $ left over at the end of your trip and aren't planning on coming back soon then change that sum back.


A fish and a bird can fall in love, but where will they build their nest?

Re: Currency #83765
04/06/04 07:44 AM
04/06/04 07:44 AM
Joined: Oct 2001
Posts: 6,091
San Pedro AC Belize
Diane Campbell Offline
.
Diane Campbell  Offline
If you spend US currency don't expect to get change in US. I watched in horror as some tourists from a cruise ship demanded change in USD at a store in Belize City - the cashier tried, but when it came to the small change she of course had no US coins. These tourists were incensed that the store did not have 35CENTS (us) for them ....... a great lesson on what makes a really ugly american.

Re: Currency #83766
04/06/04 11:43 AM
04/06/04 11:43 AM
Joined: May 2000
Posts: 3,280
Virginia
Barbara K Offline
.
Barbara K  Offline
If there is no line at the Bank in the airport just after customs, I usually exchange some $$ just to have some BZD for incidentals. If you are heading directly to AC, you probably don't need to do this. Of course the kids love to do this as their "savings" instantly doubles!!!


Links
Portofino Resort- Now with a new BEACH BAR!!
Click for excellent scuba lessons with Elbert Greer!
Chaa Creek is an award-winning luxury Belize Resort, rated as one of the worlds best Eco Lodges. We are a pioneer in adventure travel to Belize since 1981!

Things to do

News
Daily News
Daily Weather

Classified Ads
BelizeNews.com
San Pedro Sun
Ambergris Today
SP Town Council
Channel 7
Channel 5
Amandala
ReefTV
Love FM
The Reporter
PLUS TV
TV Newscasts
Radio Stations

Click for our
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites

Event Guides
Event Calendar
Specials & Events
Things to Do
SanPedroScoop
iTravel Belize
Paradise Theater
San Pedro Fun Finder
Paradise Guy Event Calendar
Cayo Event Calendar

Blogs
San Pedro Scoop!
Tia Chocolate
Tacogirl
My Beautiful Belize
I-Travel Belize
Belize Adventure
Belize Hub
Romantic Travel
Belize Happy Adventures
Conch Creative
As The Coconuts Drop
More Blogs...
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites
White Sands Dive Shop - 5 Star PADI Dive Facility - Daily diving, SCUBA instruction and Snorkeling
Caribbean Inspired All Natural Condiments & Spice Blends, Over 100 are Gluten Free!
We manage a variety of homes, apartments, condos and commercial properties here on Ambergris Caye. Our minimum lease on ALL properties is six months.
Click for Ian Anderson's Caves Branch, Welcome to a World of Adventure
Lil Alphonse has snorkel equipment to fit anyone as well as Marine Park Tickets and flotation devices to assist those not as experienced.
Coastal Xpress offers a daily scheduled ferry run to most resorts, restaurants and private piers on the island of Anbergris Caye. We also offer  private and charter water taxi service.
July
S M T W T F S
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 31
Cayo Espanto
Click for Cayo Espanto, and have your own private island
More Links
Click for exciting and adventurous tours of Belize with Katie Valk!
ShoutChat Box
Who's Online Now
0 registered members (), 286 guests, and 6 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Statistics
Forums44
Topics69,369
Posts475,908
Members19,466
Most Online2,982
Jan 29th, 2019



AmbergrisCaye.com CayeCaulker.org HELP! Visitor Center Goods & Services San Pedro Town
BelizeSearch.com Message Board Lodging Diving Fishing Things to Do History
BelizeNews.com Maps Phonebook Belize Business Directory
BelizeCards.com Picture of the Day

The opinions and views expressed on this board are the subjective opinions of Ambergris Caye Message Board members
and not of the Ambergris Caye Message Board its affiliates, or its employees.

Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.1