The Easiest Way to Get Rid of Coins in Europe

There’s nothing more annoying than getting home from vacation and realizing you’ve suddenly become a coin collector when you start to unpack. Not only can you not spend your foreign coins here in the US, but since they cost more to ship than they’re worth, they’re nearly impossible to exchange for US dollars too. So when I get coins when I’m in Europe, I always try to get rid of them as soon as I can. Continue reading “The Easiest Way to Get Rid of Coins in Europe”

Best Way to Get Cash When Traveling

For the last 20 years I have been traveling the world with my wife, and now my daughters and I am always amazed at how things change when it comes to getting cash when we are abroad.  Every few years it seems like there is something new, things get a little better and its easier to acquire cash when you get to a foreign country.  Here are our experiences with getting currency, how they have changed over time and the best way to get cash when your traveling. Continue reading “Best Way to Get Cash When Traveling”