If you visit Athens, the capital of Greece, you have a range things to do except from visit Parthenon .
You will find yourself looking out at the sea and find a different kind of adventure. Eight gorgeous islands within 2 hours of Athens witch you can discover if you visit Athens. Athens is connected to these islands via three ports: Piraeus, Rafina and Lavrion. The larger one is Piraeus from where the majority of ferries depart and can easily go there by public transportation. Aegina is one of the nearest islands to Athens. After a 40-50 minutes you can admire Aegina, the first capital of Greece , the temple of Afaia, the beautiful landscape,the local traditional food, the magical sunset and of course the famous ''pistachios''.
Aegina is definitely the place that makes you fell like home.