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Wikitravel:Second person pronouns

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Don't make your writing go through complicated gymnastics just to avoid the second person pronoun "you". "You" is perfectly acceptable as a universal pronoun and in addressing the reader.

Bad: "When travelling to Thailand, one should pack clothes and a flashlight."
Better: "Travellers to Thailand should pack clothes and a flashlight."
Best: "If you're travelling to Thailand, you should pack clothes and a flashlight."

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Using second person pronouns works fine on Wikitravel in English. Other language versions may, for various reasons, use other grammatical forms of addressing the reader. If so, this guideline may differ depending on which language version you use.

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