Photos and pictures of the wonderful Island of Aegina. Lying in the Saronic Gulf is the peaceful Island of Aegina. This surprising little island boasts an important Doric Temple, a deserted Byzantine town of which only its Orthodox churches with fading frescoes and icons remain, Pistachio nut orchards and its own Saint Nektarios who lived and died on Aegina in 1921.
Aegina is one of the Saronic Islands of Greece in the Saronic Gulf, 17 miles (27 km) from Athens. Tradition...more »