The Capital: Washington DC
Direct Flying Time: Approx 8 hrs from UK
Passports: Recommend 6 months validity from departure.
Time Difference: GMT –5 hours
Main Language: English.
Water: Tap water is safe to drink.
Electricity: 110V AC60Hz. Adapter needed.
International Dialing: 1
Driving: Right hand side of road. Full license needed & local permit is required.
Clothing: Dependent on area but generally medium weights with warm topcoat for winter, lightweights for summer.
Visas: Not required for British passport holders
Vaccinations: Please consult your G.P. polio, tetanus & typhoid is recommended.
Tax & Tipping: Customary 15% gratuity