Country and Currency Information

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Time Zone (GMT):-5 to -10
Capital City:Washington D.C.
Largest City:New York City
Currency:United States Dollar = 100 cents
Currency Code:USD
Banknote Denominations:1 / 2 (rare) / 5 / 10 / 20 / 50 / 100
Exchangeable Currencies:All major
* Lowest Returnable Note:1
Additional Information:Banknotes widely accepted in many other countries.
Care should be taken with new notes as they stick together

* When selling currency back to most bureaux. Coins are generally NOT returnable.

GOV.UK Travel Advice

Friday 17 January 2020 5:15pm
Summary - addition of information and advice on the announcement of a state of emergency in Virginia in the vicinity of the State Capitol in Richmond on 17 January

(This information was still current on the GOV.UK website 18 minutes ago)