Schinias National Park near Marathon, Greece: Authorities finally decided to bar automobiles from this coastal forest with the addition of simple road barriers, and the result is fantastic, ideal for socially-distanced bathing in a 3km long sandy beach (site of the famous battle of Marathon in 490 BCE) and picnics under the thick shade of pine trees.

Schinias National Park near Marathon, Greece: Authorities finally decided to bar automobiles from this coastal forest with the addition of simple road barriers, and the result is fantastic, ideal for socially-distanced bathing in a 3km long sandy beach (site of the famous battle of Marathon in 490 BCE) and picnics under the thick shade of pine trees.