Information & Facts
Highway 101 North
A $6 toll is collected from cars when driving south
towards the city.
English is the most common language but Spanish is often
spoken in south-western states.
The US Dollar (USD) is the unit of currency and is divided into
100 cents. Only major banks exchange foreign currency. ATMs are
widespread and credit cards and travellers cheques are widely
accepted. Travellers cheques should be taken in US Dollars to avoid
hassles. Banking hours are Monday to Friday 9am to 3pm.
Access for pedestrians is on the east sidewalk during
daylight hours only from sunrise to sunset (April to October
5am-9pm, November to March 6am-6pm). The bridge is open 24 hours