The Gambia's currency is the dalasi (GMD), which is divided into 100 bututs. Dalasi are difficult to obtain outside of The Gambia but there is a bureau de change at the airport. Currency can also be exchanged at banks in the capital, Banjul, and at some hotels and tourist resorts. The Gambia is a cash-based economy where credit cards aren't widely accepted, though an increasing number of hotels and restaurants accept Visa debit cards. There are several ATMs in the tourist area of Senegambia and in other locations, but the machines can be unreliable.
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