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Travel money

Caerphilly, United...
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Travel money

Hello im going to albania and macedonia . Is it better to swap my gbp over there or swap my gbp to euros then swap the euros to local currency . Im also going to kosovo but they use euros anyway. Gbp and in great british pounds

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Tirana, Albania
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66 posts
1. Re: Travel money

Better option is from gbp to local currency.

Caerphilly, United...
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175 posts
2. Re: Travel money

Okay thankyou :D

galicia
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150 reviews
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3. Re: Travel money

both Albania and Macedonia accept euros although you will pay more for your shopping. I used my debit card to draw out local currency in the banks, but check the comission charges which varied between 5-7€ to draw 200€ in leks last month.

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