ATMs are found throughout the country and cards are widely accepted. Inform your bank of your travel plans to avoid declined credit-card transactions.
Wages are low here, and tipping is expected.
Restaurants & cafes Tip 10% to 15% of the total in restaurants; 10% in cafes.
Hotels A standard tip of R10 to R20 is welcomed.
Car guards Offer R2, or R5 for longer periods.
Petrol stations Anything from R5 – more if the attendant washes the windscreen and checks the tyres etc.
Taxis Tips not expected but rounding up the fare will be appreciated.