The currency in the UK is sterling. There is a bureau de change onboard.
Driving is on the left hand side.
Most parking in Poole is multi-storey or surface pay and display car parks.
Poole's main shops are located in the Dolphin Shopping Centre and along the high street.
English is spoken by the majority of the population.
The climate in Poole is generally mild. During the summer months there are many fine and sunny days.
Condor Ferries offer the facility of carrying accompanied caravans. Caravans can be booked directly with Condor Ferries.
Electricity is supplied at 240 volts (50 hertz). An adapter is needed if travelling from Continental Europe or further afield.
Travellers from the Channel Islands are advised to take out travel insurance when visiting the UK.