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Wikitravel is a project to create a free, complete, up-to-date and reliable world-wide travel guide. So far we have 27,952 destination guides and other articles written and edited by Wikitravellers from around the globe.
key points of interest
General discussion: travellers' pub
reference manual for experienced editors: Wikitravel:Manual of style
A page discussing what is on and off-topic here: Wikitravel talk:Slippery slopes
encyclopedia: http://www.wikipedia.org/ general reference articles on the history of people and places and things.
wikinode: [WikiNodes] discussion of the wikinode network
wiki index: [SwitchWiki] a list of all known wikis
book reviews: http://BookShelved.org/ general "vacation books" or "airplane books"
map making: [Visual wiki] discusses map making and other visual languages
symbols: [Symbol project wiki] discussion and data base of symbols; perhaps some of the "symbol vocabulary" there will be useful for maps.
(Please read [TheGrandVision] before editing this page. Thank you.)