Time in Greece is: GMT +2
Currency – Exchange
The currency is the Euro. Coins of 1, 2, 5, 10, 20 and 50 cents and of 1 and 2 euros are in circulation and notes circulate in values of 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 200 and 500 euros.
Electric current – electrical appliances
The electric current in use is 220 V (50Hz). In order for appliances from North America to function properly, and without problems, a transformer is necessary (schucko adaptor). For appliances from UK and Ireland a special adaptor is necessary. Make sure that the appliances you are going to use function at this voltage before use.
International Call code – Calls from and to
The international call code for Greece is +30. If you wish to make a call from abroad, you should call +30, followed by the telephone number. If you wish to call another country from Crete, dial 00 and then the code of the country and the telephone number.