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Identity Card:
  • Capital London

  • People 53,000,000

  • Constitution : Constitutional Monarchy

  • Language English

  • Religion Christian

    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 Sterling

      • Currency rates : a pound = 1.16 euros

      • Change You can find exchange offices in tourist areas, near train stations and airports. You can also change your money from banks.

      • Payment Cards : Paying by credit card is very common, as to the teller you will find everywhere. Be careful though to withdrawal charges and unfavorable exchange rates.

      • Budget stay 1 Week 300-700 Euro

      • Restaurants
        Cheap : less than 10 € / person
        Average . 20 € / person
        Premium : more than 40 € / person.

      • accommodation
        Cheap : 25-30 euros / night (dorm bed only). Cheap : 40 to 60 euros / night (small single / double room, some dorms ...). Average : 70-100 euros / night (eg double in 2-3 stars). comfortable : From 120 euros / night. Premium : From 200 euros / night, but you can climb beyond 2000 euros .


        How to get there:

        • By Air: Taking it in advance, you can find a one-way ticket to London at 20 euros with companies Easyjet and Ryan Air flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle, Nice and Beauvais. Paris-London is in just 1 hour. Other destinations are also available from France, including Manchester, Newcastle, Bristol, Liverpool or Edinburgh.

        • By train: With the Euro-star London is now two hours from Paris. Perfect for a London getaway Scent of a Woman. As against the price of the ticket is not given, try to buy more in advance as possible.

        • By Ferry: You can go to England from Calais, Le Havre, Cherbourg, Caen, Dunkirk, Roscoff. Saint-Malo and Dieppe.

          On site:

          • Car : The road network is good, there are many national highways and roads. Remember that in England they drive on the left.

          • Bus Unlike in France it is common to travel by bus between cities in England, they are safer and cheaper than the train. The main companies are: National Express, Arriva and Go-Ahead Group .

          • train The British railway network is old. Due to extensive renovations on the tracks delays are common.

          • plane : The domestic air network is dense, regular connections between the main cities are insured (almost every hour) .

            • 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.

              • Terrorist Threat: According to authorities, the current level of terrorist threat is high in England (2013). It is therefore recommended to be vigilant in public transport and the most frequented sites.

              • Delinquency: thefts and assaults of all kinds are common in England, especially in large cities. When you arrive in a city, are smeared to know in which areas we must not put the foot, and what areas become dangerous after dark.

                • Climate Oceanic temperate. There is relatively mild and humid, the weather is often rainy and changing.

                • Average temperatures 20 & deg; C in summer and 0 & deg; C in winter .

                • Best time to reach The summer of course, but spring also will do .

                  Daily life:
                  • Time difference : UTC +00, one hour less than in France .

                  • Electrical Outlets 240V / 50Hz, European plug

                  • Calling code 00 44

                  • internet, wifi : There is a little-Internet Cafes throughout England, especially in large cities, if you have your own computer you will have no trouble finding a wifi access from a coffee.