"Colombian Currency" Top 5 Page for this destination Money Changing Tip by travelife

Money Changing, Bogotá: 7 reviews and 11 photos

 
 

Favorite thing: I really felt its too bureaucratic to change cash at the airport. First of all, you give the USD to change. And they ask you for your passport and fill out a lengthy form by themselves but they often ask you questions. 'what do you do...bla bla bla' What I have already filled out at the immigration. Second you are asked to give your thumbprint, com'on! Everyone was doing this! Third you are given only the larger banknotes and if you wanna get a change you have to wait again. When I found out the yellow taxis accept USD along with Colombian pesos, it could be easier and quicker if I haven changed at all and would have got my money from ATM instead.

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Jun 2, 2005
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