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Piccola Università Italiana - The Italian language school by the sea

Glossary: Italy - Calabria - Tropea

EuroThe Euro has been the legal currency in Italy since 2002. It replaced the Italian Lira.

Please note that only Euros can be withdrawn from cash machines(ATM) here. These withdrawals can be made by EC card or credit card. The maximum daily amount is EUR 250. If a withdrawal is made by credit card at the Maestro cash machine(ATM) a bank charge of 3% usually occurs. Withdrawals by EC card are usually free of charge or come with a set charge of EUR 3.00 to EUR 5.00. In many shops and restaurants you can also pay by credit card.

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