AnneMarie and Andrew

Annemarie and Andrew – Trekking Asia

Cambodia: Mix & Match Currency


Posted on Dec 22, 2013

Paying for things in Cambodia is interesting. Everything is labelled in US Dollars and every price quoted is also dollars. But there are no coins, they only have the banknotes. Amusing that a country imported another country’s currency, but only bothered to use half of it. The Cambodian Riel can be used but it’s as if the money is tainted and everyone wants rid of if ASAP. 4000 Riel = 1 dollar. So anything costing under a...

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