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    • Shuggie11
    • By Shuggie11 16th Jul 17, 10:34 AM
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    Florints or Euros
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    Florints or Euros 16th Jul 17 at 10:34 AM
    Hello,

    I'm travelling to Budapest for a long weekend , looking for advice on currency,
    should I take mostly Euros or Florints.
    My initial thought was take mostly Euros with a small amount of local currency but looking online
    there seems to be a lot of conflicting advice. Anyone been that can give me their views???
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    • eDicky
    • By eDicky 16th Jul 17, 10:54 AM
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    • 16th Jul 17, 10:54 AM
    The currency of Hungary is the forint (HUF) so there is no point buying euros and exchanging twice. Either take pounds to exchange there, or for better rates use a fee-free 'travel' card for purchases and ATM withdrawals, see the MSE advice.
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