International travel is exciting! You get to see new places, experience new things, do lots of math to figure out currency conversions! …Wait, that last one doesn’t seem too exciting. Sounds like a bit of a headache, actually.
There are quite a few countries that will accept the U.S. Dollar, alleviating the need for calculators and currency charts in foreign countries. Here’s a list of countries that either accept the U.S. Dollar as their own legal tender, or will accept it in addition to their currency.
- American Samoa
- British Virgin Islands
- Caribbean Netherlands (Bonaire, Sint Eustatius, Saba)
- Cayman Islands
- Costa Rica
- East Timor
- El Salvador
This is helpful information for planning your next trip!