Daily Archives: May 11, 2007

Avoiding Euro Shock

The U.S. dollar is a puny, pitiful thing in Western Europe these days. After 16 days in Spain I felt as if the euro had knocked me down, dragged me over the scenic cobblestones, clubbed me in the head with a sock full of euro cents and danced happily over my shattered wallet.

Which is why I welcome the suggestion that there are less expensive destinations to visit.

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