Capital: Athens

Currency: Euro (EUR)

Country Code: +30

Do I need a Visa? Visas are not required for most countries including the US, Canada and various points in Europe.

How will I charge my devices? Greece’s electrical current is 230v/50Hz

How do I get there?  Well, if you’re heading to Athens (ATH) and flying from…
New York- 14 hours + with connection(s)
Los Angeles- 14 hours+ with connection(s)
Toronto-11 hours + with connection(s)
Sao Paulo- 16 hours+ with connection(s)
London- 3.5 hours

Geography: Greece has a unique location at the crossroads of Europe, Asia and Africa, surrounded to the east by the Aegean Sea, to the south by the Mediterranean Sea and to the west by the Ionian Sea, consisting of a larger mainland an various islands of differing sizes.

Time Zones: GMT +2

How's the weather? Greece is quite seasonal. During October through March, one will find that there are many hotel and restaurant closures especially on the islands, however the prices overall are definitely more affordable. High season during the spring and summer ensures travelers that nearly everything is in full swing, not to mention pitch perfect sunny weather throughout the season.