English is the main language in Great Britain, but different dialects are spoken in the different countries such as Scottish, Gaelic and Welsh.
Name: Great Britain Pound or Pound Sterling
£50 is approx $70
Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
That all important pint of beer in a British pub can set you back around £4-£8 (approx $5.60 - $11) depending on where in the UK you are. Expect to pay more in cities, London tops the pint prices wheras Herfordshire is the cheapest place to drink.
The cost of an average meal in the UK restaurant ranges between £10-£15 (approx $14-$21). Pubs in central London are a bit more pricey but street food delicacies can be found in many parts of the city and cost around £4-£6 (approx $6-$8.50).
A 3km taxi ride in the UK costs on average £5-£7 (approx $7-$9.80) but fares differ greatly between cities, especially in London and Aberdeen, where it can set you back £8-£10 (approx $11-$14) for the same journey.
Travel on buses and subways in cities usually cost between £3-£6 (approx $4-$8.50), intercity coach travel starts from £5 (approx $7) if you want to get from city to city. To travel independently, you can book a campervan with us from $34pp per day.
You can find clean, budget hostels all over Britain and dorm beds in UK hostels will cost between $15 and $25.
The average price for a night in a mid-range hotel would be somewhere between $135 and $170.