The small island at the Saronic gulf is at a distance of just 35 minutes from Piraeus and has a special character as it manages to combine island atmosphere with the history of centuries. The sea landscape with the beautiful houses, the fish taverns and the crowded beaches alternates with green area of great natural beauty and important sites, like the ancient temple of Aphaea. At the city of Aegina visit the impressive public buildings that were built by the Governor Ioannis Kapodistrias the period when it was the capital of the new Greek state.