|• 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|
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).
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.
Adaptors are available from most electrical shops in UK.