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Identity Card:
  • Capital Berlin

  • People 82 million .

  • Constitution: Federal Republic

  • Language German

  • Religion : Roman Catholic, evangelical church .

    Entry requirements:
    • Visa No, national identity card or valid passport is sufficient for tourism .

    • Passport No, national map of sufficient identity to a European national .

      • Currency Euro

      • Payment Cards The use of credit cards is not as common in France .

      • Budget stay 1 Week 300/600 euros .

        • Restaurants
          Cheap : less than 10 € / person
          Average : 15-25 € / person
          Premium . more than 40 € / person.

          • accommodation
            Cheap : less than 15 € / night (hostel)
            Average : 50-60 € / night
            Premium : 120 € more / night


            How to get there?

            • bus : Eurolines serves several German cities from France, visit their site for more information:

            • plane Many German cities are served by low-cost airlines, flying may be the most economical way to travel to Germany

            • Train : Germany is linked to France by the fast Thalys train between Paris and Cologne, as well as the TGV East between Paris and Stuttgart via Strasbourg 3 h 30.

            • Car From Paris, take the direction of Belgium in the direction of Aachen and Cologne, then follow the A1 to A2 Hamburg and Berlin.

              On site:

              • Car : The road network is excellent, on motorways the speed is limited only on certain portions at 80 or 100 km / h attention to sudden braking.

              • train The rail network is very good and very dense, all the main cities are linked. However the train as in France is not particularly cheap, the fastest train and the most expensive are the InterCityExpress, the cheapest are InterCity and regional trains (Regionalbahn).

              • sharing : Germany is not the paradise of hitchhiking, carpooling is by cons like France very fashionable. For smaller budgets it is certainly the most economical way to travel to Germany.

                • Vaccinations No mandatory vaccine .

                • Tips Think to bring the European Health Insurance Card, the request must be made to your insurance fund at least disease 15 days before departure.

                  • Pickpocketing Although a very safe country, it should pay attention to your business in the tourist areas and crowds of big cities .

                  • racist assaults : Homophobic and racist attacks are reported regularly in major cities .

                    • Climate : temperate continental climate .

                    • Average temperatures 23 & deg; C in summer and -3 & deg; C in winter .

                    • Best time to get there: : The winter is long in Germany, it is best to wait for the spring thaw and summer to visit Germany <. / span>

                      Daily life:
                      • Time difference No time difference with France

                      • Electrical Outlets : 230V / 50Hz, European plug

                      • Calling code 00 49

                      • internet, wifi The Ice-internet are not that many, since almost everyone in the Internet at home, by cons if you have your own computer you n 'll have no trouble finding a WiFi access from coffee.

                      • Features The Germans are very law-abiding, even if it may seem a bit excessive for a French point of view, you will see that in time this n ' is not unpleasant.