Strong dollar sending Australians overseas Wego

first_imgSource = e-Travel Blackboard: W.X <a href=”” target=”_blank”><img src=”;cb=INSERT_RANDOM_NUMBER_HERE&amp;n=ada84479″ border=”0″ alt=””></a> As the Australian dollar once again climbs against other currencies Aussies are once more on the move, and comparison site has released a list of the top ten destinations offering the best exchange.Asian destinations made up more than half the list, with Bali, Bangkok, Shanghai, Singapore, Tokyo and Phuket all getting a mention.  Neighbours Fiji and New Zealand also made the list, said Wego.United States and Canada also made the top ten, with the Australian dollar at around US$0.91 and aside from the near parity last year, is sitting at 20 year highs.“After a busy 2009 for many and with a strong Aussie dollar – now is the time to take advantage of the great exchange rates and book that overseas trip,” said Craig Hewett, Wego Founder and Chief Commercial Officer. “Current figures from Wego show hotel prices and airfares for flights to Fiji make it the best overseas destination for the Aussie traveller. Four star hotels are also going at a great rate in Canada, the US and Shanghai at the moment.”Of these ten destinations, Wego says that coupled with the strong currency, low hotel prices and airfares to Fiji, make the South Pacific nation the number one value destination at the moment.Wego’s top ten list reads as:FijiBaliBangkokShanghaiSingaporeNew ZealandUnited StatesPhuketCanadaTokyolast_img read more

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