Currency: Dollar $
Key phrase to learn: Que bolá? (What’s up?)
Time difference: Miami is five hours behind London
Average flight time: 10 hours
International phone code: +1
Emergency services number: 911
Public holidays: New Year’s Day (January 1), Martin Luther King’s Birthday (January 18), President’s Day (third Monday in February), Memorial Day (last Monday in May), Independence Day (July 4), Labor Day (first Monday in September), Columbus Day (second Monday in October), Veterans Day (November 11), Thanksgiving (November 24), Black Friday (Friday after Thanksgiving), Christmas Day (December 26).
Link to FCO travel advice: www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/usa