Following the coastal road from the port of Aegina to the southern part of the island, some 4km later you will find yourself in the settlement of Marathon.
Its houses, many of which are newly built, are perched on the hillside. With the sea in front of you, you can catch magnificent views of the nearby islands and enjoy a unique sunset experience.
Marathon is known for its two bustling beaches, Marathon A and Marathon B (about 400 meters apart). Both beaches are green with vegetation, sandy, organized and with shallow waters, making them ideal for families as they offer shade, food and easy access.
In Marathon, dining options are many, indeed, with most restaurants literally set up on the sand. A mini-market has also opened recently.
Take a walk on the small coastal road of Marathon B, to remind yourself what true freedom and childish insouciance are…