Greece is a country in southeastern Europe consisting of 2 mainland peninsulas and thousands of islands throughout the Aegean and Ionian seas. It’s often called the birthplace of Western civilization, and Athens, its capital, retains ancient landmarks including the 5th-century-B.C.E. Acropolis citadel and Parthenon temple. Greece is also known for its beaches, from the black sands of Santorini to the party resorts of Mykonos.
Population: 11.1 million
Total Area: 131,957 square kilometres
Official Language: Greek
Religions: Christian Orthodox 98%, Other 2%
Voltage: 220/240 volts.
Borders with: Turkey, Bulgaria, Macedonia and Albania
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