ATMs are widely available around the city. Credit cards are accepted and widely used at all accommodations and almost all shops and restaurants.
Gratuities are part of the price you’ll pay for visiting this part of the world. The following are typical rates:
|Restaurant wait staff||15%|
|Bar servers||$1 per drink|
|Hotel bellhops||$1 to $2 per bag|
|Taxis||10% to 15%|