GB07-7. A cash problem March 30th 2007 In March when I decided to take a trip to Great Britain I asked my (British) bank in Paris to take out cash in sterling currency. They couldn't do that. I took European currency (euros) trusting to be able to change it into pounds and pence without problem. In Rugby I changed some of my euros but the exchange rate was not in my favour and I felt ripped off. When I realised I would need more mo ... read more
Europe » United Kingdom Great Britain, the dominant industrial and maritime power of the 19th century, played a leading role in developing parliamentary democracy and in advancing literature and science. At its zenith, the British Empire stretched over one-fourth of the ear... ... read more
A vintage woman traveller, French born, currently living in France, I really enjoy going places by car, by train, by sailboat or by plane...
I have also lived in England, Israel, Australia, New Caledonia, New Zealand and North America.
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