Nice to know
Time Zone: GMT+2
International dialing code: +30
Official languages: Greek
Religion: Greek Orthodox
Climate: The summer in Greece is warm and occasionally very hot but usually quite windy. In wintertime weather is quite cool with lowest temperatures around 5-13 degrees. Some night it might freeze but never longer then 1 or 2 nights.
Electricity: 220 W
Greek cooking is famous all around the world for the blend of East and West flavors.
Come in Greece and taste its "cuisine"!
Appetizers Cheese Pastries = Tiropitakia, Stuffed Grapevine Leaves with rice= Dolmathakia Me Rizi
Salads Cucumber Dip = Tzajiki, Choriatiki = Greek Summer Salad
Sea Food Baked Shrimp with Feta Cheese = Gharithes Me Feta
There is a large variety of daily caught local fish
Meat Dishes Baked Lamb with Tomatoes = Arni a La Hasapa, Grilled Lamb Skewers = Souvlakia
Vegetables Artichokes with Olive Oil = Aginares A La Polita, Baked Summer Vegetables = Briami
Desserts and Sweets Almond Pears = Amygthalota Baklava, Baked Halva = Halvas Tou Fournou, Greek Butter Cookie = Kourabiethes.
Car hire: All European citizens can use there own drivers license, non European need to arrange international drivers license
Scooter hire: You need a drivers license (car/motor) for that. All European citizens can use there own drivers license, non European need to arrange international drivers license