As of the time of writing this question, the meteors should have appeared, but so far I haven't seen any. What time would be the best to view them?
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They should be visible any time at night (note that longitude has little to do with observing meteors), but there are many things that could thwart your observing.
As for where to look, the answer is "everywhere." Meteor showers are named after the radiant - the point in the sky from which the trails seem to originate if you trace them backward far enough. This shower originates in the constellation Gemini, which isn't terribly recognizable, but can be found by locating Orion:
Move from his belt to his right arm (the one indicated by the very red star Betelgeuse) and keep going until you come across two reasonably bright stars. That is Gemini. It is important to keep in mind, though, that meteors streak across other parts of the sky. Just because they seem to originate from Gemini doesn't mean they're actually visible there. Knowing the radiant just helps with knowing what direction to expect the streak to be going.