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Wikitravel:Words to avoid
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These are some
words to avoid
in Wikitravel guides and listings.
Empty, flowery language. Use a more concrete description instead: what part of the hotel/restaurant/etc. do you find luxurious?
Empty, flowery language. If a place or business is "first" in some sense, use that sense specifically. Otherwise, avoid this word.
Recommended by whom? Wikitravel is too big to make recommendations. Simply add descriptive listings.
Suggested by whom? Wikitravel is too big to make recommendations. Simply add descriptive listings.
it should be noted that...
Go ahead and note it, then.
travellers should remember that...
Good thing we wrote it down in the guides, then.
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