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Isle of Man

Isle of Man
  • Capital

    Capital

    Douglas

  • Local time

    Local time

    17:39

  • Population

    Population

    84 497

  • Driving side

    Driving side

    Left

  • Calling code

    Calling code

    +44

  • Currency

    Currency

    £ GBP (pound)

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Isle of Man

Isle of Man
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  • Capital

    Capital

    Douglas

  • Local time

    Local time

    17:39

  • Population

    Population

    84 497

  • Driving side

    Driving side

    Left

  • Calling code

    Calling code

    +44

  • Currency

    Currency

    £ GBP (pound)

  • Average Salary

    Average Salary

    $ 831

  • Petrol price

    Petrol price

    € 1.66 pl

  • Precipitation

    Precipitation

    558mm /year

Geography & travel

  • Country Area

    Country Area

    572 km2

  • Forest Area

    Forest Area

    6%

  • Agricultural area

    Agricultural area

    68%

Population

  • Languages

    Languages

    English
    Manx Gaelic

Economy

  • Industries

    Industries

    financial services, light manufacturing, tourism

  • Agriculture

    Agriculture

    cereals, vegetables, cattle, sheep, pigs, poultry

  • Natural Resources

    Natural Resources

    none

  • Natural Resources

    Natural Resources

    none

  • Renewable Energy

    Renewable Energy

    3%

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What not to do when visiting Isle of Man

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Don’t forget the Isle of Man is a self-governing British Crown dependency. The island is not part of the UK, but foreign relations, defence and ultimate governance are the responsibility of the UK.

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Business & Communication

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

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Business & Communication

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

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Did you know

Did you know?

The Isle of Man TT (time trial) Race take places every year in May or June and attracts an increased number of visitors and motorbike enthusiasts.

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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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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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