To rent a car tourists should visit one of the numerous car rental centers. Rental terms as well as rental cost are charged according different rates. One will need a standard set of documents to rent a car including international driving license as well as credit card with enough of cash limit to cover the rental cost. Clients under 21 as well those drivers who have less than a year of driving experience may be denied in service rendering.
Street call boxes are scattered all over the city. The call boxes offer the lowest rates for intercity and international calls. There are three types of street call boxes according the means of payment they accept. Among them there are boxes which accept credit cards, special telephone cards and usual coins. Special telephone cards named “Telefonkarte” are sold in all news stalls and post offices.
The utility supplied voltage is 220V. All the hotels and inns of the city are equipped with European standard sockets. If necessary connectors and adapters may be required in a hotel or bought in one of the specialized stores.
Local gastronomy destinations welcome tips which are usually equal to 10% of the total sum of the order which is quite enough to reward a waiter. It should be noted that local restaurants and cafes are cordial and hospitable towards regular customers. A few visits to a restaurant will be enough for getting discounts and compliments from the eating house.