The Central Intelligence Agency World Factbook is a great source for data on countries throughout the world. According to the CIA, Greece is slightly smaller than the U.S. state of Alabama. The population as of July 2017 was approximately 10,768,477. The official language is Greek, and the majority of individual practice Greek Orthodox as their religion (CIA).

Greece is a wonderful Mediterranean country. Many tourists travel by boat in order to soak in the island life and stop at the capital of Greece, Athens. We toured by cruise ship, stopping in Crete, Rhodes, Athens, Mykonos, & Santorini.