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This page describes the criteria for determining the [[Wikitravel:article status|article status]] of City and District guide articles.  
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This page describes the criteria for determining the [[Wikitravel:article status|article status]] of City guide articles.
  
 
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| [[Wikitravel:Stub articles|'''Stub''' ]]
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| [[Wikitravel:Stubs needing attention|'''Stub''' ]]
 
| An article with little or '''no information''' in it, or '''not formatted''' even close to the [[Wikitravel:Manual of style|manual of style]]. An article with no template would have this status.
 
| An article with little or '''no information''' in it, or '''not formatted''' even close to the [[Wikitravel:Manual of style|manual of style]]. An article with no template would have this status.
 
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| [[Wikitravel:Outline articles|'''Outline''']]
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| [[Wikitravel:Skeleton_articles_needing_attention|'''Outline''']]
| Has at least the normal '''introductory paragraph''' (this can be as short as a single sentence describing where it is located) and a '''template outline''' laid out for the article. Some of the sections of the template may have content, but not all of them.
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| Has at least the normal '''introductory paragraph''' (for a place this can be as short as a single sentence describing where it is located) and a '''template outline''' laid out for the article. Some of the sections of the template may have content, but not all of them.
 
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| [[Wikitravel:Usable articles|'''Usable''']]
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| [[Wikitravel:Usable articles needing attention|'''Usable''']]
 
| Has at least a '''Get In''' section and one '''Eat''' and '''Sleep''' listing each with contact information. At least the '''most prominent attraction''' is identified with directions.
 
| Has at least a '''Get In''' section and one '''Eat''' and '''Sleep''' listing each with contact information. At least the '''most prominent attraction''' is identified with directions.
 
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| [[Wikitravel:Guide articles|'''Guide''']]
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| [[Wikitravel:Guide articles needing attention|'''Guide''']]
| Has '''different choices''' for accommodation and eating/drinking, and information on '''multiple attractions''' and things to do. Listings and layout closely match the '''[[Wikitravel:Manual of style|manual of style]]'''. For huge city articles, all '''district''' articles are at least "usable" status. There will be '''multiple ways to get in''', some suggestions for '''moving out''', and information on '''getting around'''.
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| The article it gives you '''different choices''' for accommodation and eating out, and information on '''multiple attractions''' and things to do. Listings and layout closely match the '''[[Wikitravel:Manual of style|manual of style]]'''. Any '''district''' articles are at least "usable" status. There will be '''multiple ways to get in''', some suggestions for '''moving out''', and information on '''getting around'''.
 
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| [[Wikitravel:Star articles|'''Star''']]
 
| [[Wikitravel:Star articles|'''Star''']]
| Has a tourist-style '''map''', in Wikitravel style with modifiable vector source, showing how to get around the destination, with major attractions, restaurants, etc. that match the listings in the guide. Layout and listing formats either '''match the [[Wikitravel:Manual of style|manual of style]] exactly''' or are the exception that proves the rule. Any '''district''' articles are at least "guide" status. Prose is not only '''near-perfect''' grammatically but also tight, effective, and enjoyable. At least one good-quality '''photo''' accompanies the article; preferably 2-3 showing famous or important attractions.
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| It has a tourist-style '''map''' showing how to get around the destination, with major attractions, restaurants, etc. that match the listings in the guide. Layout and listing formats either '''match the [[Wikitravel:Manual of style|manual of style]] exactly''' or are the exception that proves the rule. Any '''district''' articles are at least "guide" status. Prose is not only '''near-perfect''' grammatically but also tight, effective, and enjoyable. At least one good-quality '''photo''' accompanies the article; preferably 2-3 showing famous or important attractions.
 
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