French local time is 1 hour ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC+1).
The legal tender in France is Euro. The official abbreviation of the Euro is EUR or €.
Currency conversion is possible at airports and banks. International credit cards are accepted in most important and significant places. Participants are still advised to bring local currency.
The electricity supply in France is 230 Volts and 50 Hz. Please check your notebooks/mobile phones power supply if it supports the local power supply system (most power supplies accept 100 to 240 Volt and 50 to 60 Hertz). The electrical sockets require two round pin plugs.
Should you have any further questions concerning local information about La Rochelle then please contact the local organization committee.