Ready money is invaluable for purchases in shops and for visits to bars and restaurants. Use your card for larger expenses e.g. for hotels and car hire. Those who don’t feel comfortable using a bank card can choose to use Global Cash to their advantage. FOREX’s Global Cash card is a card which is pre-loaded with a given sum of money, which can then be reloaded over the Internet. Read more about Global Cash at www.forex.se.
In general on Isla Holbox, cash is preferred. Not many of the island’s pubs, bars or shops accept cards and it may be that the island’s sole ATM is out of order.