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Major cities and airports in Brunei
- Bandar Seri Begawan – Brunei International Airport
- Kuala Belait – Belait District Airport
Time and Communication
Brunei is located in the Brunei Darussalam Time zone, which is 8 hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC+8). There is no switch to daylight saving time in Brunei. Mobile operators in Brunei include DST, Progresif, and B-Mobile. Call quality is generally good, and cell phone coverage is available in most urban areas.
Money and shopping
The local currency in Brunei is the Brunei dollar (BND), and the current exchange rate to the US dollar is approximately 1 BND = 0.74 USD. Brunei does not typically accept payment in other currencies, but some hotels may accept major credit cards. Payment by bank cards is common, but not all cards may be accepted. Currency exchange offices are typically open during regular business hours.
The most common transportation in Brunei is by car, although taxis and buses are also available. Rental cars and taxis can be found at the airport, and buses are available for travel between cities.
- Kampong Ayer – a water village in Bandar Seri Begawan
- Omar Ali Saifuddien Mosque – a beautiful mosque in Bandar Seri Begawan
- Istana Nurul Iman – the palace of the Sultan of Brunei in Bandar Seri Begawan