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Bonaire Travel Information

The Basics

Time

GMT -4

Electricity

The electrical current is 127 volts. Some electrical devices may require a transformer and visitors should take local advice.

Communications

The international dialling code for Bonaire is +599. A GSM mobile network covers the island and international roaming is possible through some mobile providers. Phone booths in the Telbo building in downtown Kralendijk offer cheaper services than calling from a resort. A number of internet cafes are also available.

Duty Free

Visitors to Bonaire over the age of 15 may bring with them up to 200 cigarettes/100 cigarillos/50 cigars/250g of tobacco, two litres of wine or spirits, gifts up to a value of ANG100, and an unlimited quantity of perfume.

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