The official currency is the Euro (EUR), which is divided into 100 cents. Major credit cards are widely accepted. Foreign currency can be changed at banks, post offices or bureaux de change (usually indicated by the letters GWK). Banks are closed on weekends but bureaux de change are open. ATMs are widely distributed and most are open 24 hours a day.
Currency Exchange Rates
|Netherlands||EUR 1||EUR 5||EUR 10||EUR 100||EUR 1,000|
|Australia||AUD 1.55||AUD 7.75||AUD 15.51||AUD 155.09||AUD 1,550.93|
|Canada||CAD 1.47||CAD 7.37||CAD 14.74||CAD 147.42||CAD 1,474.22|
|Ireland||EUR 1.00||EUR 5.00||EUR 10.00||EUR 100.00||EUR 1,000.00|
|New Zealand||NZD 1.69||NZD 8.43||NZD 16.86||NZD 168.62||NZD 1,686.24|
|South Africa||ZAR 17.29||ZAR 86.43||ZAR 172.87||ZAR 1,728.66||ZAR 17,286.56|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.79||GBP 3.94||GBP 7.89||GBP 78.89||GBP 788.89|
|United States of America||USD 1.14||USD 5.69||USD 11.38||USD 113.80||USD 1,138.04|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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