23.1. Currency and Rate Of Exchange
The German currency is the Euro. The current exchange rate (December 2007) is approximately 1 Euro = 1.47 US $ and 1 US $ = 0, 68 Euro. Currency exchange facilities are readily available in banks, hotels and within the meeting venue.
23.2. Official Language
The official language in Germany is German. However, English is generally spoken and understood in hotels and restaurants.
23.3. Weather and Time Zone Information
In May, temperatures in Bonn range between a maximum of 20°C in the daytime and a minimum of 8 C at night. The time zone is two hours ahead of GMT.
The voltage and frequency in Germany is 230 volts, 50 Hertz flat pin.