Europe Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

Buying Turkish Lira for Canadian Travelers

Jump to last reply

DH and I are leading a student tour to Turkey, Greece and Italy this spring. We recommended our travellers purchase some Turkish Lira before they leave Canada. We have since encountered a problem with our bank and they told us that the International Currency Exchange company that they deal with is no longer carrying Lira. Has anyone else in Canada encountered this problem in the last 6 months?
We will suggest they carry Euros and get money from a bank machine when we arrive, however, if anyone has any suggestions to make this work I would love to hear them.

5 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

  • Announcement: Writers Needed for Croatia Guidebook
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Apr 24, 14 at 05:34 PM
View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 First time touring Europe
  2. 2 avoiding stuffy and inflexible service at nice european resorts
  3. 3 Santorini transportation
  4. 4 Buses in Amalfi coast town areas
  5. 5 Ireland itinerary
  6. 6 Athens to Delphi and Meteora, better off driving or tour bus?
  7. 7 big family in Ireland
  8. 8 Trip Report Barcelona & Mallorca: Bon Dia
  9. 9 An Elegant Caribbean Treasure Wedding Decor Theme
  10. 10 Debit card with 6 digit pin
  11. 11 Ireland: Need help deciding about maps and SIM card
  12. 12 Rome Fiumicino terminal 2 to terminal 3
  13. 13 UK for 10 days with 9 and 13 year old
  14. 14 Istanbul Itinerary
  15. 15 London - Site List Triage -
  16. 16 Apartment rental suggestions in Florence and Rome
  17. 17 How to get from Pula to Ljubljana in the evening at night?
  18. 18 Day Tours in Croatia, Slovenia that you can recommend?
  19. 19 Restaurants In Istanbul, Urgup, Ephesus and Alacati
  20. 20 Need help on best 7 day Istanbul / Cappadocia end of April itinerary
  21. 21 Cheapest, easiest way to get from Ljubljana to Zurich?
  22. 22 Mephisto Shoes in Paris
  23. 23 Bus Tours in Scotland???
  24. 24 London neighborhood suggestions
  25. 25 Trip Report Savoring Sicily - A Trip Report
View next 25 » Back to the top