Currency Exchange

Posted By: tommybuoy

Currency Exchange - 04/04/02 11:28 PM

Approx what is the exchange and where do you recommend changing money?
Posted By: Jack-A-Roe

Re: Currency Exchange - 04/04/02 11:38 PM

We just bring US$ and exchange as we spend. It's 2 Belize per US$. Everything's half price! So you can drink and eat twice as much!
Posted By: margarita

Re: Currency Exchange - 04/05/02 12:44 AM

We never change our money, when you spend $US they will give you $Belizean change.
We don't cash our traveler's check at the banks because they will charge you and give you less than 2:1. Cash your checks at the restaurant / hotel / gift shop then you get 2:1 & no extra fees!
Belize it!
Posted By: ACfan

Re: Currency Exchange - 04/05/02 04:15 AM

Take your traveler's checks to Milo's (north end of Front Street) and you'll get more than two for one.
Posted By: snowbird

Re: Currency Exchange - 04/05/02 06:45 PM

Milo's is the place. Great people! Milo always kept us up-to-date on the weather and answered ? we had. Better than 2:1 rate. Don't forget his mom's little store next door for anything needed. [Linked Image]
Posted By: wyatt70119

Re: Currency Exchange - 04/05/02 06:57 PM

What is Milo's? A bar, restaurant, hotel???
Posted By: KC

Re: Currency Exchange - 04/05/02 10:56 PM

If I remember right, Milo's sells ice... but maybe other things, too??

Posted By: margarita

Re: Currency Exchange - 04/05/02 11:42 PM

Milo's is a store & they used to rent rooms also, don't know if they still do that.
It is located at the north end of Barrier Reef Drive, across the street from the cemetery.
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