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Wikitravel's geographical hierarchy and article templates give a pretty good level of detail as to what kind of articles we create, how to link them together, what sections should be in those articles, and what information should be in those sections. In other words, if you know what kind of article or section of an article you're working on, you can figure out what kind of information is supposed to go in that article or section.

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However, it can be a bit hard to work from the other direction. If you know some information, it can be hard to find exactly where that information is supposed to go. This page is here to provide a kind of reverse directory for showing the best place to put the info you know.

Alphabetical

A · B · C · D · E · F · G · H · I · J · K · L · M · N · O · P · Q · R · S · T · U · V · W · X · Y · Z

A

  • airport - the By plane subsection of Get in section of the City page
  • airport café / restaurant - the By plane subsection of Get in section of the City page
  • airport shuttle - the By plane subsection of Get in section of the City page
  • aqua center - the Do section of the City page
  • area code - the Contact section of the City and Region page
  • ATM general info - the Buy section of Country
  • art gallery - the See section of City page

B

  • bar - the Drink section of the City page
  • beach - the Do section of the City page for the nearest City
  • bicycle rental - the Get around section of the City page
  • bike path - the Do or Get around section of the City page
  • book suggestion - a "Read" sub-section of the "Understand" section
  • bookstore - the Buy section of the City page
  • botanical gardens - the See section of the City page

C

  • café - the Eat or Drink section of the City page
  • campground - the Sleep section of the City page
  • camping supplies - the Buy section of the City page
  • casinos - the "Do" section of the City page
  • castle - the See section of City page
  • cathedral - the See section of the City page
  • caves (caving) - the Do section of the City or Region page
  • caves (sightseeing) - the See section of the City or Region page
  • church (religious services) - the Cope section of the City page
  • church (sightseeing) - the See section of the City page
  • cinema - the "Do" section of the City page
  • climate - the Understand section of the City, Region, or Country page
  • clinic - the Cope section of the City page
  • clothing shops - the Buy section of the City page
  • clothing (traditional) - the Understand section of the City, Region, or Country page
  • clothing (warnings) - the Respect section of the Country page
  • coffeehouse - the Eat or Drink section of the City page
  • college - the Learn section of the City page
  • comedy club - the Drink section of the City page
  • consulate - the Cope section of the City page
  • cuisine - the Eat section of a Region or Country page
  • culture - the Understand section of the City, Country, or Region page (see also the Cultural Expedition)
  • currency - the Buy section of the Country page
  • cybercafé - the Contact section of the City page

D

  • dance club - the Drink section of the City page
  • dentist - the Cope section of the City page
  • dress (warnings) - the Respect section of the Country page
  • duty free shop in airport - the By plane subsection of Get in section of the City page

E

  • embassy - the Cope section of the City page
  • exchange rates - the Buy section of the Country page

F

  • famous buildings/structures - the See section of the City page
  • ferry schedule - the By boat subsection of the Get in section of the City page
  • ferry terminal - the By boat subsection of the Get in section of the City page
  • festival - the Do section of the City page

G

  • golf course - the Do section of the City page
  • grocery stores - the Eat section of the City page
  • guesthouse - the Sleep section of the City page
  • gym - the Cope section of the City page

H

  • hammam (i.e., Turkish bath) (standalone) - the Do section of the City page
  • hiking - the Do section of the City page
  • historical monument - the See section of the City page
  • history (city) - the Understand section of the City page
  • history (country) - the Understand section of the Country page
  • history (region) - the Understand section of the Region page
  • holiday (national) - the Do section of the Country page
  • holiday (regional) - the Do section of the Region page
  • hospital - the Cope section of the City page
  • hostel - the Sleep section of the City page
  • hotel - the Sleep section of the City page

I

  • information center (tourism) - the Understand section of the City page
  • Internet access - the Contact section of the City page
  • Internet café - the Contact section of the City page

J

K

L

  • language - the Talk section of the Country page (see also Wikitravel:Phrasebook Expedition)
  • language schools - the Learn section
  • laundry/laundromat - the Cope section of the City page
  • library - the Cope section of the City page
  • light rail - the Get around section of the City page
  • luggage lockers - the Get in section of the City page (or Sleep if in a Hotel)

M

  • marina - the Get in section under By boat of the City and/or Region page
  • market - the Buy section of the city page, if the market is designated for food purchase and eating than add it to the Eat section
  • money exchange - the Buy section of the City or Country page
  • monument - the See section of the City page
  • museum - the See section of the City page

N

  • nearby destinations - the Get out section of a City or Region page
  • neighborhood - the Understand section of the City page, or in its own District page (for huge cities)
  • newspaper - the Cope section of the City page
  • nightclub - the Drink section of the City page

O

  • opera - the Do section of the City page

P

  • park (city) - the See section of the City page
  • park (state or national) - the Other destinations section of a Region or Country page
  • parking - the Get around section of the City page
  • pharmacy - the Cope section of the City page
  • politics - the Understand section of a City, Country, or Region page

Q

R

  • religion - the Understand section of a City, Country, or Region page
  • restaurant - the Eat section of the City page
  • restrooms - the Cope section of the City page
  • rodeo - the Do section of the City page

S

  • sauna - the Do section of the City page
  • scenic byway or highway - the Do section of the Region or City page for the nearest city
  • shopping - the Buy section of the City page
  • ski resort - the Do section of the City page for the nearest city
  • ski rental - the Buy section of the City page
  • souvenirs - the Buy section of the City page
  • sports team - the Do section of the City page
  • stadium - the Do section of the City page
  • state - its own Region page
  • suburb - the Get out section of the City page
  • subway - the Get around section of the City page
  • swimming pool (standalone) - the Do section of the City page
  • symphony hall - the Do section of the City page

T

  • taxi - the Get around section of the City page
  • temple - the See section of the City page
  • theater - the Do section of the City page
  • time zone - the Understand section of a Region, Country, or City page
  • tour - bus - the Do section of the City page
  • tour - walking - the Do section of the City page
  • tourist information center - the Understand section of the City page
  • touts - the Stay safe section of the City or Country page
  • traffic - the Get around section of the City page
  • trail (hiking, etc.) - the Do section of the City page for the nearest City
  • train schedule - the By train subsection of the Get in section of the City page
  • train station - the By train subsection of the Get in section of the City page
  • tram - the Get around section of the City page
  • trolley - the Get around section of the City page

U

  • university - the Learn section of the City page

V

  • visa requirements - the Get in section of a Country page
  • visitor information center - the Understand section of the City page

W

  • walking tours - the Do section of the City page
  • weather - the Understand section can have a sub-section titled Climate for weather info. See Wikitravel:Climate Expedition
  • Wi-Fi / wireless access point / wireless network - the Contact section of a City page

X

Y

Z

  • zoo - the See section of the City page

By section

Regions

state

Cities

Other destinations

park (state or national)

Understand

climate, clothing (traditional), culture, history, information center (tourism), neighborhood, politics, religion, time zone, tourist information center, visitor information center

Read

book suggestion

Get in

luggage lockers, visa requirements

By boat

ferry schedule, ferry terminal

By plane (country article)

national carrier(s), list of cities with international airports

By plane (city article)

airport, airport café / restaurant, airport shuttle, duty free shop in airport

By train

train schedule, train station

Get around

bicycle rental, bike path (or in "do"), light rail, parking, subway, taxi, traffic, tram, trolley,

Talk

language

See

attractions: art gallery, botanical gardens, castle, cathedral, caves (sightseeing), church (sightseeing), famous buildings/structures, historical monument, monument, museum, park (city), temple, zoo

Do

activities: aqua center, beach, bike path (or in "get around"), casino, caves (caving), cinema, festival, hammam (i.e., Turkish bath), hiking, holiday, opera, sauna, ski resort, sports team, stadium, swimming pool (standalone), symphony hall, theater, tour - bus, tour - walking, trail (hiking, etc.), walking tours

Learn

college, language schools, university

Buy

ATM general info (country page), bookstore, camping supplies, clothing shop, currency, exchange rates, market (food purchase), money exchange, shopping, ski rental, souvenirs

Eat

café (or in "drink"), coffeehouse (or in "drink"), cuisine, grocery stores, market (dining), restaurant

Drink

bar, café (or in "eat"), coffeehouse (or in "eat"), comedy club, dance club, night club

Sleep

campground, guesthouse, hostel, hotel, luggage lockers (if based in a hotel)

Respect

clothing (warnings), dress (warnings)

Contact

area code, cybercafé, Internet access, Internet café, Wi-Fi network, wireless access point, wireless network

Cope

church (religious services), clinic, consulate, dentist, embassy, gym, hospital, laundry/laundromat, library, newspaper, pharmacy, restrooms

Get out

nearby destinations, suburb

See also

Variants

Actions

Destination Docents

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