Can I use big pay in China?
Getting Cash in China
You should also bring at least one credit card for any big payments. While you are in China, you can use your debit card to withdraw money from a 24-hour ATM. Big cities and smaller towns all have 24-hour ATMs.
Where can use BigPay?
You can use your BigPay card anywhere that accepts Mastercard. That’s over 40 million merchants worldwide! Unfortunately, you can’t use your BigPay card in North Korea and Israel.
Can I use Alipay in China?
Alipay. Alipay is the dominant payment app in China and can be used for purchasing goods and services, direct transfer, paying bills, and other functions. Alipay connects directly to your Chinese bank to make payments and transfers.
How do tourists in China get paid?
WeChat Pay and Alipay are two of the most popular mobile payment methods in China, and most people pay on those platforms using barcodes, known as QR codes, on their phones. Not many places accept foreign cards like Visa or Mastercard and tourists have few options but to use cash — but all that’s about to change.
Does WhatsApp work in China?
Yes. WhatsApp is blocked in China and has been censored since June of 2017. The app joins a host of other social media platforms that have been blocked in China.
How much money should I take to China for 10 days?
Re: How much cash to bring from US to China for 10 day trip? I missed the tour part, if on tour, then you need far less cash. My 600 yuan (US$100) for 2 per day is DIY, including daily lunch and dinner and taxis. Most local taxi rides are 10-20 yuan($1.50-$3), inconsequential amount.