Lonely Planet Writer

Greece asks travellers to vote on return of Parthenon Marbles

A display of the Parthenon Marbles in the British Museum.
A display of the Parthenon Marbles in the British Museum. Image by William / CC BY 2.0

Athens International Airport has launched a new campaign to get travellers to vote whether the British Museum should return the Parthenon Marbles to Greece. Travellers can vote ‘yes’ or ‘no’ using interactive screens placed in the airports’ arrivals and departures areas. On the first day of the campaign, 125 people voted in favour and four against. Read more: ekathimerini.com