CAPITAL GAINS: POST OFFICE REVEALS CITIES BEST FOR A POUND-STRETCHING BREAK

• Prague pulls ahead of rivals as the cheapest city for a bargain break
• Lisbon is the eurozone best buy – under half the price of Paris or Rome
• Dublin could be 2010’s dark horse after prices drop in the Irish capital
• New York is most expensive in new Post Office® City Costs Barometer

Prague has pulled ahead of its Eastern European rivals to emerge as the cheapest city for UK holidaymakers to take a bargain break this spring, according to Post Office Travel Money’s City Costs Barometer (www.postoffice.co.uk/cityreport2010). However the survey by the UK’s largest provider of foreign exchange also revealed price falls in some eurozone cities, with Lisbon and Dublin rating as best buys. Click here for the full report.