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Guernsey

Guernsey
  • Capital

    Capital

    St Peter Port

  • Local time

    Local time

    12:14

  • Population

    Population

    65 228

  • Driving side

    Driving side

    Left

  • Calling code

    Calling code

    +44

  • Currency

    Currency

    £ GGP (pound)

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Guernsey

Guernsey
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  • Capital

    Capital

    St Peter Port

  • Local time

    Local time

    12:14

  • Population

    Population

    65 228

  • Driving side

    Driving side

    Left

  • Calling code

    Calling code

    +44

  • Currency

    Currency

    £ GGP (pound)

  • Average Salary

    Average Salary

    $ 2 495

  • Petrol price

    Petrol price

    € 1.57 pl

  • Precipitation

    Precipitation

    505mm /year

Geography & travel

  • Country Area

    Country Area

    78 km2

Population

  • Languages

    Languages

    English
    French
    Norman-French dialect

Economy

  • Industries

    Industries

    tourism, banking

  • Agriculture

    Agriculture

    tomatoes, greenhouse flowers, sweet peppers, eggplant, fruit, Guernsey cattle

  • Natural Resources

    Natural Resources

    cropland

  • Natural Resources

    Natural Resources

    cropland

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What not to do when visiting Guernsey

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Don’t forget Guernsey is not part of the UK (nor European Union), but rather a separate possession of the British Crown, comparable to the Isle of Man. The defence of all the island is the responsibility of the UK.

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Don't be surprised locals are more reserved and distant - friendships take longer to build.

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Don’t ask personal questions or intensely stare to someone - privacy is important.

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Business & Communication

Don’t forget to handshake when greeting (men). Women usually greet with light kisses on both cheeks (”air kisses” where you just touch cheeks and kiss the air), a handshake is common on first meeting. Eye contact is important.

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Business & Communication

Don't smack or slurp - it's not appreciated.

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Business & Communication

Don't avoid eye contact business and personal conversations. It's a sign of courtesy.

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Social Events

Don't forget to disrobe completely before you sauna - bring a towel (only) if you are shy.

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Street & Behavioral

Don't enter buses, trains or similar before everyone who wants to get out has done so.

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Street & Behavioral

Don't forget to wear reflectors when riding a bike or walking at dark.

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