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Brits travelling to Mexixo this year

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Brits travelling to Mexixo this year

Brits travelling to Mexico anytime this year might want to consider getting your pesos NOW, just got my pesos from M & S for my forthcoming trip in March , the conversion rate is 20 pesos to the pound, which is phenomenal , march 2011 it was only 14 to the pound ! .

20 pesos to the pound is the best rate I have ever had in the last 5 years travelling to Mexico every year.

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1. Re: Brits travelling to Mexixo this year

Getting slightly more @ Tesco

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I think Damionssmum is confused - I checked the last 5 years and the rate has never been below 18.5 so if you only got 14 you were severely ripped off - or were converting dollars not pounds! The average middle bank rate in 2011 was 19.8 so you will have actually been getting 19 on average so 20 is an improvement for sure.

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Stevemex, can guarantee you the rates I was quoting was British pounds, wish I had known about your sources over the last five years - I could have saved myself a fortune.

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Mooreclan, didn't know tescos did currency , is that in store or online ?

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I've done mine via Travelex mainly in order to get Avios miles ... Got a rate of 19.5 which was really good I thought ... Anyway just over a week to go now !!!

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Tescos have it at certain stores.

tescobank.com/personal/finance/travel/travel…

Stevemex, i think that the rates you have looked at are trading rates. They are always a couple of pesos more. When we went in April/May this year we just got about 15-16 pesos then. Back on our 1st trip in 2008 we got around 18 but at home we got us$2 to the £ then so it was better for us to use us$.

Give travelmoneymax a go: www.travelmoneymax.com

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We got 18 last year and 17.5 this year at first choice travel agent! never had 14! I'd be gutted if I did! X x

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20.28 @ Tescos at moment

Wembley, United...
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Looking at my receipt it was 20.31 last Thursday at m&s (may have changed since then)

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It was 20.56 in M&S today !! ;-(( Should really have waited an extra week !