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The United States unit of currency is the dollar (USD$). All major credit cards can be used, with Visa and MasterCard most widely.

Currency Exchange

Foreign currency can easily be exchanged at banks, some hotels and currency exchange houses, which are found at the airport and throughout the city center.

Goods and Services Tax

All goods and services are subject to a 15 percent Goods and Services Tax (GST) included in the final price.

Tipping and Service Charges

Tipping for good service or kindness is at the discretion of the visitor, it is not obligatory.


May in Omaha is beginning of summer, with temperatures ranging from 11°C to 23°C (51 – 73°F). However, it is also a wet month, with rain and sunshine alternating frequently.