Information & Facts
Creole is the official language, and French is widely
used; English is spoken in the capital and at Labadee cruise
The official currency is the Haitian Gourde (HTG), divided into
100 centimes, but US Dollars are also widely accepted. Credit cards
are welcome nearly everywhere, but ATMs are scarce and the few
there are in Port au Prince are often out of order. Travellers
cheques are difficult to exchange.
Local time is GMT -5.