Many non-Africans who visit East Africa often wonder what they should do with their money before jetting into countries like Kenya. Many of these tourists either have dollar, British pound or euro currencies. Will East Africa accept foreign currencies? Is it better to trade in their home country or in Africa? Is trading into dollars and then into local currencies the best route to take? Does East Africa have ATM machines for foreigners to use? Let us look at some of these queries and demystify some of them.