The Euro has surged in early Asian trading to five-month highs against the U.S. dollar as centrist Emmanuel Macron emerged winning the first round presidential election result.
The National Front’s Marine Le Pen was predicted to also reach the second round of voting.
EUR/USD 1 Week Chart
The result was seen as positive for the Euro and EU as investors had been worried that a second-round contest between Le Pen and the far-left Jean-Luc Melenchon would have set up a possible exit of France from the European Union.
Travel Tips and Ways to Save Money when Traveling in the Bahamas.
Like most islands in the Caribbean, the Bahamas are an expensive destination. The Bahamian dollar and the US dollar are both accepted throughout the islands. The USD may even be prefered, so traveling with that may make conversion issues easier.
Travel Tips and Ways to Save Money when Traveling in Europe.
No destination holds as much variety and cultural difference as Europe. From the sunny south to the snowy north there is no shortage of places to see here. When arriving at any new destination for first time visitors it cant hurt to stop by the Tourist Point to get any free maps, discounts, and cost free events.
Travel Tips and Ways to Save Money when Traveling in the United Kingdom.
The Big Ben.
England is still one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. In every day, the most flights go into London. Be sure to get out of London and England’s smaller cities are fascinating and boast a robust culture.
Travel Tips and Ways to Save Money when Traveling in Nepal.
Trekking in Nepal.
Nepal might be my favourite place, lovely people, stunning ancient cities, and of course the Himalayas. Do not trek alone, there are frequent changes to the paths due to avalanches and some can be risky. If you hear mule bells coming on a high up trekking path or ledge, hug the wall.
Travel Tips and Ways to Save Money when Traveling in Italy.
Rome at night
Italy’s great food, beautiful countryside, fabulous wine, and long history make it an excellent country to visit. Try to learn a few words at least in Italian, the Italians will be impressed that you’re giving it a go but will often reply to you in English, giving them a chance to practise what they’ve learned.
Travel Tips and Ways to Save Money when Traveling in Austria.
The capital city of Austria is Vienna and has a population of around 1.7 million. Vienna is steeped in history. Yet it’s also at the cutting edge of design, architecture, contemporary art, and new directions in drinking and dining.
Travel Tips and Ways to Save Money when Traveling in Vietnam.
Hoi An Centre Town.
Now lately, the tourist industry is growing and has become a major source of national revenue for the past 10-15 years. Ha Noi and Ho Chi Ninh City You cannot escape learning about the horrid history whose effects are still visible on the faces, bodies the locals even today.