If you’ve been keeping an eye on currency exchange rates in the last year or so you already know that the US Dollar has been getting clobbered lately. This makes visiting Europe crazy expensive for Americans this year, and it wasn’t too cheap last year or the year before either.
Amsterdam will always be a fun place to visit for a few days, but if you are in Europe you might want to think about heading across the Atlantic for a longer holiday this year because things there have never been cheaper for you. Here’s an article that features 9 places in the Americas where your holiday money goes a long way. If you are in the States the same thing really goes, so this might be a year to think about staying closer to home.
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