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money exchange in costa rica

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money exchange in costa rica

I want to know where can you exchange dollar ,since airport may not be the best place. And how much colons would you suggest to carry around for paying for small sovenirs, an ice cream here and a tit bit there. My hotel and food are covered.

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1. Re: money exchange in costa rica

You can exchange money at any bank. Bring your passport. Don't exchange money at the exchange booth at SJO baggage claim - it's a rip off. Go upstairs - there are several banks in the departure terminal.

You can also use ATM's.

How much you need depends on you personally... Some people spend a lot, some a little.

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