French Holiday & Travel

Information for visitors to France


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Information for visitors to France
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•   Documentation for visiting France
•   Health Care - Insurance - Emergencies - Pharmacies
•   Driving in France - Road Signs - Priorité è droite
•   Phone & Fax - Mobile Phones - Internet - Post
•   Customs & Excise - Tobacco, Alcohol & Drugs
•   Public Holidays - School Holidays
•   Electricity - Drinking Water
•   Climate & Temperature
•   Demographics - Measurement
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French Drinking Water

Water served in restaurants and hotels is perfectly safe; so is tap water and water from drinking fountain unless labelled EAU NON POTABLE (water not for drinking).

French Drinking Water



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3 volume PDF E-Book with over 100 sections taking you from basic French phrases, through grammar and language structure to colloquial expressions, abbreviations and slang.

An invaluable resource for anyone planning to visit France.

French Electricity Supply

220 volt AC (50 to 60 Htz).
2 pin type E sockets are normally used, these will also accept type C and F plugs. Occasionally in older properties 3 round pin sockets are used.

French Electricity Supply

Adaptors are available from most electrical shops in UK.