FAQs about Visas of Greece
What language is spoken in Greece ?
The official language in Greece is Greek and it is spoken by the majority of the population although there are several other minority languages spoken in the country. English, however, is the most spoken foreign language which means English-speaking foreign nationals will have no problem communicating in Greece.
Is the water in Greece safe for drinking ?
Tap water in Athens, the country's capital, and Thessaloniki are safe to drink. You may have to get bottled water in most of the Islands just to be safe.
What currency is spent in Greece ?
As a member of the European Union, the official currency in Greece is the euro. Hardly will you find any store that will accept the US dollar for payment so you are advised to exchange your local currency into euro as soon as you arrive in Greece.
Do I have to speak Greek to study Greece ?
Foreign students are required to show sufficient knowledge of the Greek language if it is a requirement for your chosen course of study. The relevant education establishment will make the necessary checks and issue the corresponding certificate, which will be presented to the competent Greek Consular Authority.