This morning, nearly 50,000 people are running 26.2 miles, aiming to finish the largest marathon in the world, the New York City Marathon. The race takes runners through all five boroughs of the city, ending in Central Park. Though this race is certainly on most runners' bucket lists — there are a few other amazing marathons all over the world.
Check out five of the world's best marathons — and decide which one you want to add to your bucket list!
Infographic courtesy of Fairmont.com
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