Are credit cards widely accepted and safe to use locally? Are ATMs common and do you recommend using them? Are they safe to use?

Cash only. - Oct 2017

For Americans, that still isn't possible. - Jan 2016

If you are from the U.S. you cannot use credit cards or ATMs. Europeans and Canadians use them, but have to be vigilant for unexplained charges on credit cards. - May 2014

N/A for Americans. Cards can be used by other nationals if not issued by, associated with or a subsidiary of an American bank. Double check before swiping. - Aug 2013

It's a cash economy, and not only for Americans (who are unable to use credit or cash cards). - Jul 2011

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