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money in SEA

Posted by akirafro on 15/11/2010 at 14:19

Me and a friend are heading over to South East Asia in a couple of weeks, including Vietnam, Laos, Thailand and Malaysia. We've been to Thailand once before and simply used our bank cards to withdraw money but we didn't realise that we'd get stuck with a hefty commission from the banks.
What would be the best options in the countries above when it comes to taking money??
Thanks, Akira

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Posted by MADMAC on 15/11/2010 at 14:27

Ijust carrry cash. I've nev er had a problem

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Posted by busylizzy on 15/11/2010 at 15:20

Hi Akira, there are all sorts of discussions here:

Have a read through some and you will start to get some ideas.

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