Etiquette in Saint Helena

Saint Helena is located and has a population of 4,255 people.

The island is a non-partisan democracy and an overseas territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha.

The official language of Saint Helena is English.

Most citizens are followers of the Anglican Communion.

The currency of Saint Helena is the Saint Helena pound.

General Etiquette

The small population is primarily English in origin and culture, so when in doubt follow English cultural norms.

Dress Etiquette

Dress tends to be informal, semi-formal in the evenings. A warm, light-weight rain jacket is usually a good idea. If you’re going to do any serious walking, good walking shoes are recommended.