Comparing costs in the Canary Islands

Canary Islands

The Canary Islands are a popular destination for British travellers throughout the year. Offering attractive temperatures this collection of seven islands is an ideal escape from the seasonal gloom of the UK winter months. However, the weather isn’t the only attractive feature of this attractive archipelago. Is island life cheaper? If you have the opportunity to …

Buying currency for a holiday: What can affect the exchange rate?

exchange rate display

On the face of it, buying currency for your holidays can seem like a straightforward process. You simply go to your bank or the airport exchange counter, buy the currency you need, and get on to the business of going on holiday, right? Yes, that’s one approach, but you almost certainly will not get the …

What currency is used in Bulgaria

Bulgarian flag

Bulgaria joined the European Union alongside Romania when the EU expanded in 2007. However, it has never joined the Eurozone; the countries using the Euro, so Bulgarian currency remains the LEV (shorthand BGN) it is sub-divided into 100 stotinki. Many traders will display prices in euros for visitor information but only Bulgarian Lev will generally …

WeSwap card: Gives You Better Exchange Rate Than Anywhere Else

WeSwap card It is a card that works just like a debit card you would receive if going to a bank, instead it is used especially when going out traveling because it does all the exchanging currency for you on the mobile app that works so similarly to any kind of mobile banking apps; or …