"Dont change money on the streets!" Varna Warnings Or Dangers Tip by rowo

Varna Warnings and Dangers: 19 reviews and 13 photos

  fake money changer in front of Opera Varna
by rowo
 
 

In the pedestrian area near opera house there are a lot of "private" people who wanna change money with you for 1 EUR = 2 LEW (fixed change rate is 1 EUR = 1,95/1,96 Lewa). IF you change 25 EUR or more (normally they want to change 25,50, 100 or 200 EUR), they show you new 10 Lewa notes - but then they give you old 50 Lewa notes who are nothing worth anymore! They also try to buy a mobile phone from me and also wanna give me old worthless 50 Lewa for it! So never change money on the street, go to exchange offices or bank offices!

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  • Written Aug 25, 2005
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