Your flight departs in a few days from the coastal airport; the easiest way down to the coast from here is via toboggan. The shopkeeper at the North Pole Toboggan Rental Shop is having a bad day. “Something’s wrong with our computers; we can’t log in!” You ask if you can take a look.
The tropical island has its own currency and is entirely cash-only. The gold coins used there have a little picture of a starfish; the locals just call them stars. None of the currency exchanges seem to have heard of them, but somehow, you’ll need to find fifty of these coins by the time you arrive so you can pay the deposit on your room.