Money in Europe
The Netherlands (Holland) are a good place to start your trip. Amsterdam International Airport (Schiphol) is a popular destination for most airlines. In Amsterdam you will find almost all the major international banks. So, to get to your money should be (relatively) easy.
The easiest way to carry money is by bankcard, ATM machines are all over Europe. As a safety measure you can use Traveller's Cheques from a known company.
Naturally in the Internet age, you can always log in with your bank and handle your money-matters by computer.