Europe Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 God Save the Queen?
  2. 2 Venice to Zermatt by Train
  3. 3 Itinerary for 5 adults, 3 kids, 2 weeks, & 1 holiday adventure!
  4. 4 Vacation apartment registration begins in Paris 1 Oct
  5. 5 9 Days in Spain
  6. 6 Barcelona alternative
  7. 7 Requesting feedback on proposed itinerary—London, Cornwall, and Wales, June 2018
  8. 8 13 Nights Greece, first time, April 2018. HELP
  9. 9 He Musta Saw Us a-Comin': A Brief, Cautionary Tale about Taxis in Rome
  10. 10 Charming movie to watch if you've visited Erice in Sicily
  11. 11 Train from Polgate to St Pancras
  12. 12 Greece - when is the best time to go for warm but not too crowded?
  13. 13 Christmas Markets France/Germany
  14. 14 Spanish Medical Providers
  15. 15 Help with Portugal Itinerary Please
  16. 16 Paris to Italy
  17. 17 Driving through Paris
  18. 18 Rome or Lisbon during end of November? Please help me pick
  19. 19 May Day 2018 in Slovenia
  20. 20 Planes, Train, and, well, no automobiles
  21. 21 Road trip with our dog
  22. 22 Frankfurt to UK
  23. 23 Trip Report Stanbr and Lolly visit Eastern Crete
  24. 24 One last lunch in Rome - recommendations near Vatican City please
  25. 25 Paris Neighborhood Help
View next 25 » Back to the top

Changing (Irish) Pounds to Euros in Paris

Jump to last reply

We typically rely mostly on credit cards when we travel, but we'll be coming to Paris after working in Northern Ireland and will have been paid in Irish pounds. (FYI, although they have the same value as the British pounds you'd find in England, they are a different currency.) We're thinking we might as well convert our pounds to Euros and use them up in France.

It seems that so many currency exchanges are rip-offs. Any suggestions for where we might get a decent exchange rate in Paris? I don't know if any banks would provide this service.

FYI, I don't think exchanging our money in N. Ireland will be an option because I'll get paid on a Sunday when the banks are closed--and then will head to the airport, where the currency exchanges seem to be the worst.

Merci.

23 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement