The Venezuelan bolívar (ISO currency code: VEB;
locally abbreviated as "Bs") is the currency of
Coins worth 10, 20, 50, 100 and 500 bolívares are in
circulation. The banknote denominations currently in
circulation are 1000, 2000, 5000, 10,000, 20,000,
and 50,000 bolívares.
Currency Official Conversion / November 2005:
1 US Dollar = 2.150 Venezuelan Bolivar
Venezuelan Bolívares and American Dollars are
accepted at regular stores and restaurants. Certain
foreign currencies and credit cards may be accepted
at a limited number of hotels, restaurants and
souvenirs shops. Foreign currency can be exchanged
at foreign exchange banks and other authorized money
changes upon presentation of a passport.