The Capital: Castries
Direct Flying Time: Around 8 hrs from London
Passports: Must have 6 months validity from the date of departure from St Lucia.
Time Difference: GMT –4 hours
Airport Departure Tax: Included in price of international ticket
Currency: Eastern Caribbean Dollar (EC$). US$ widely accepted
Health: Hepatitis A, polio, tetanus, & typhoid are recommended. Please check with your GP.
Main Language: English
Water: Drinking water is generally safe from the tap.
Electricity: 220/110 volts. Most socket are 3 pin UK standard but some are US style 2 pin.
International Dialing: 1 758
Driving: Left hand side of road. Full license needed & local permit is required.