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Travel Note Making Phone Calls To, From and Within Europe

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Making Phone Calls To, From and Within Europe - Everything you need to know about making phone calls in Europe.

Phone Number Basics
  • A phone number consists three parts; the international direct dialing number, the country code and the local phone number.
  • A phone number may show + at the start. This means "dial the international direct dialing number for the country you are calling from". In the US/Canada this is 011. In Europe it is 00.
  • A phone number may have a number in brackets. This means you do not dial this number when calling it from outside the country.
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It's Daylight Saving (not Savings) Time, and it's observed in Europe consistently from the last Sunday in March to the last Sunday in October.
 

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Also, depending what the scope of the topic includes, one can bring up ways of calling other than using local phone signals. I'm most familiar with Skype, where if the party you're calling has Skype, the call is free, or you can buy a certain amount of credit and make calls at a few cents per minute from that credit. There's also FaceTime between iOS devices, or Google Voice or Hangouts, or WhatsApp. With some of these some people may be just as or more comfortable having text rather than voice chats.
 

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