[Tagging] Dutch cafes

Andre Engels andreengels at gmail.com
Thu Jan 21 07:24:06 GMT 2010

On Thu, Jan 21, 2010 at 4:55 AM, Martin Koppenhoefer
<dieterdreist at gmail.com> wrote:
> 2010/1/21 Alan Mintz <Alan_Mintz+OSM at earthlink.net>
>> - cannabis=yes (bringing it back around to the subject of the thread :) )
> if that's the question I would tag it amenity=coffeeshop and not
> amenity=cafe, cannabis=yes. IMHO the difference between a cafe and a
> coffeeshop is too big to be the same tag. Or do you want everybody looking
> for a cafe having to check that there is no cannabis=yes attached?

Unfortunately, the term "coffeeshop"  is also used for a cafe. I
remember that in a tagging discussion on the Dutch list (or maybe
Dutch forum), "shop=soft_drugs" was advised for coffeeshops in the
drug-related meaning.

André Engels, andreengels at gmail.com

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