Or, consider other cards for 50,000 more miles or points that transfer into United miles with additional flexibility for your everyday spending.
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The American dollar has appreciated substantially since last Summer.
And when you’re traveling with miles, it pays to save everywhere you can, including your time on the ground.
So if you’re flexible with where you can travel, a great way to get a good deal on your trip is to follow the dollar and where it’s appreciated most.
We looked at currency changes since last Summer for several top travel destinations, and some of the winners are great travel destinations, not just global political hot spots.
So this year is a great time to head to Brazil, the Nordics, or Australia. The timing is great for a Spring Break to Brazil or Australia.
And closer to home, Canada is a deal like it hasn’t been for a very long time, with the Canadian dollar down almost 15% since last summer, and the exchange rate now down near 0.80, a great bargain for a close trip.
Just make sure you pack a card with no foreign transaction fees along. Our CardFinder tool lets you filter for cards that have no foreign transaction fees, and offer EMV chips to make payments easier when you’re abroad.
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