Mexico’s currency is the peso (M$). Mexico is largely a cash economy. ATMs and exchange offices are widely available. Credit cards are accepted in many midrange and top end hotels, restaurants and stores.
Many service workers depend on tips to supplement miserable wages.
Restaurants Tip 10% to 15% unless service is included in the check.
Hotels It’s nice (though optional) to leave 5% to 10% of your room costs for those who keep it clean and tidy.
Taxis Drivers don’t expect tips unless they provide some extra service.
Porters Airport and hotel porters usually get M$50 to M$100.
Attendants Car-parking and gas-station attendants expect M$5 to M$10.