Best Vacation Destinations for U.S. Currency Exchange Rates

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If you’re wanting to book a fun vacation overseas this year it’s an excellent time to save some money on your vacation costs due to the strong exchange rate for the U.S. dollar after the Federal Reserve hiked interest rates in December.

 

Here are a few places where your dollar will go the farthest against the local currency, making them great destinations for a 2017 vacation for U.S. travelers wanting to ride the exchange rate to a better value for their vacation dollar.

 

Seasoned U.S. travelers got really used to this in the late 1990s and have been waiting a long time for this to happen again.

 

Canada (CAD) Dollar - Clean air and nice people. Try Banff, Canada for some of the most majestic mountain ranges you’ve ever seen.

 

    Year-over-year currency exchange rate change (3/7/15 - 3/7/16): -6.80%

    Year-on-year flight savings: 9.96%

 

Norway (NOK) Kroner - The Northern Lights, sublime fjords, and rich local history make this a fun destination.

 

    Year-over-year currency exchange rate change (3/7/15 - 3/7/16): -11.39%

    Year-on-year flight savings: 11.13%

 

Peru (PEN) New Sol - The landscapes, sounds, and cuisine will charm and delight you.

 

    Year-over-year currency exchange rate change (3/7/15 - 3/7/16): -11.61%

    Year-on-year flight savings: 11.43%

 

Chile (CLP) Peso - Beaches or mountains, take your pick, or enjoy both in Chile!

 

    Year-over-year currency exchange rate change (3/7/15 - 3/7/16): -12.5%

    Year-on-year flight savings: 12.75%

 

Malaysia (MYR) Ringgit - Beautiful temples, delicious food, and pristine beaches make this a very exotic vacation to book.

 

    Year-over-year currency exchange rate change (3/7/15 - 3/7/16): -12.84%

    Year-on-year flight savings: 12.88%

 

Mexico (MXN) Peso - Why not spend some time relaxing with some Coronas or margaritas on a sunny Mexican beach?

 

    Year-over-year currency exchange rate change (3/7/15 - 3/7/16): -15.89%

    Year-on-year flight savings: 20.57%

 

Uruguay (UYU) Peso - Visit Uruguay to see beautiful colonial Spanish architecture, the country’s lush interior, and a coast lined with inviting beaches.

 

    Year-over-year currency exchange rate change (3/7/15 - 3/7/16): -23.95%

    Year-on-year flight savings: 21.86%

 

Brazil (BRL) Real - Brush up on your Portuguese and experience Brazil.

 

    Year-over-year currency exchange rate change (3/7/15 - 3/7/16): -26.18%

    Year-on-year flight savings: 27.47%




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