Worried about Greece?

10 other holiday destinations that are getting cheaper …

Two million Brits head to Greece on Discount Holidays © holiday each year but right now a fair few of them will be having second thoughts.

But whether you’d planned to head there or not, the good news is that compared with last year a string of destinations is cheaper.

In fact, by dodging Greece you can find destinations that are half the price they would have been last year.

Where’s cheapest?

AFP currency specialist FairFX1 worked out that Russia was the place to go for value with your pounds buying an astonishing 50% more roubles than this time last year.

After Russia Norway (19% better value), Turkey (13% better value) and Poland (13% better) were the next best value.

And in even better news, you don’t even need to leave the Aegean to got a good deal and keep clear of any trouble in Greece the Croatian kuna has dropped in value too, making holidays there 10% cheaper than last year.

Top 10 currencies getting cheaper

  1. Russian Roubles 50% cheaper
  2. Norwegian Kroner 19% cheaper
  3. Turkish Lire 13% cheaper
  4. Polish Zloty 13% cheaper
  5. Hungarian Forints 13% cheaper
  6. Swedish Kroner 12% cheaper
  7. Danish Kroner 11% cheaper
  8. Bulgarian Lev 11% cheaper
  9. Euros 11% cheaper
  10. Croatian Kuna 10% cheaper

4 ways to get even MORE for your money

a specialist card2 or a pre-paid currency card3 you can pre-load with your spending money before you set off.

References

  1. ^ currency specialist FairFX (www.fairfx.com)
  2. ^ a specialist card (www.moneysupermarket.com)
  3. ^ a pre-paid currency card (www.fairfx.com)

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