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Currency exchange, best rates for your USD?

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delhi
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Currency exchange, best rates for your USD?

Hello People!

Would appreciate your input. I get off at CEBU airport and then head to Archbishop Reyes Avenue. Is there a place either

• at the airport,

• or on the way,

• or on Archbishop Reyes Avenue/in alaya mall

where i should get my USD changed to PHP to get the best rates?

THANKS

JJ

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1. Re: Currency exchange, best rates for your USD?

Ayala Mall.

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If you need to exchange money immediately, change some at the airport on arrival. Say usd $100. The money changer is near the luggage carousel in the international arrivals hall.

Traditionally, the money changer in the bottom level of Robinson's Mall has the best exchange rate for USD in Cebu City. That money changer has now moved to the second level of Robinson's Mall.

However, for GBP and CAD recently, I have seen people post that the best rate they could find was in the Rustans Supermarket at the bottom level of Ayala Mall. They may also provide a good rate for your USD.

Ayala Mall is your most convenient place for money changers. There are many money changers in Ayala Mall, so you could shop around and see what everyone is offering.

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thanks!

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All you need at the airport is to change usd 10 for the taxiride into town. At Ayala Mall head to the topfloor, up the escalator. 50 m to the left from FITNESS FIRST you find the best Exchange Rates in the City for ANY currency. Well worth the effort! The other boothes in the Mall are run by the same company - but with slightly worse rates.

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Its now gold's gym, not fitness first.

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50 m to the left from FITNESS FIRST you find the best Exchange Rates in the City for ANY currency

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I have now done multiple checks on exchange rates in Ayala Mall.

I know the money changer you are referring to. I have compared their rates too. I have not specifically checked Euros but I have checked Pounds, US Dollars and Australian Dollars.

The best rate was at Rustans in the bottom level of Ayala mall.

I have never checked Japanese yen but I have heard from 2 sources in the last few weeks that the best rate for them is the top level of the terraces. on the outside of Ayala Mall.

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I concur. Rustans in Ayala Mall gives the best USD-PHP exchange rates in Cebu.

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What's the company name of the money changer that's on the top most level of the Ayala Mall Cebu to the left of Gold's gym that offers the best rate? Is that the one across from Lhuillier?

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Hello,

Does it make sense to bring EUR-os ?

Does it give better rate to PHP than usd?

Does all banks/money exchange booths accept EUR-o?

Thanks!

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10. Re: Currency exchange, best rates for your USD?

Does it make sense to bring EUR-os

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It makes sense to bring the currency you use every day. Otherwise, you will lose twice on the exchange instead of just once.

This thread is mostly about Ayala mall. All the money changers I have seen in Ayala mall accept Euros.