[Tagging] Tagging Metropolis

Vincent Pottier vpottier at gmail.com
Tue Jan 18 20:30:05 GMT 2011

Le 18/01/2011 20:41, M∡rtin Koppenhoefer a écrit :
> 2011/1/18 Robert Elsenaar<robert at elsenaar.info>:
>> Great idea to reactivate is again. New times, new ideas.
>> I think capitals should be tagged to be Metropolis to also when they do not
>> have enough inhibitans to be granted as one.
> -1, what is the point of this? The key: capital already tells you, if
> it's a capital or not, and whoever makes a map can decide based on
> this information how to display them. If every capital became a
> Metropolis, the new key would be much less valuable.
> Cities in Europe that might be candidates for metropoles:
> London (several reasons, capital of the empire ;-), finance,
> infrastructure, art, culture, ...)
> Paris (several reasons, capital of the french empire ;-), art, culture, ...)
> (Marseille, infrastructure)
Lyon (equal to Marseille in population, infrastructure, activity, 
regional pole...)
> Barcelona, Madrid
> Berlin, (Frankfurt, Hamburg, Munich, Cologne?)
> (Lisboa)
> Napoli, Roma, Milano, (Venezia)
> Vienna (UN)
> Bruxelles (EU)
> Warszawa
> (Budapest)
> (Praha)
> Москва́
> (Минск)
> Istanbul
> Zürich, (Genève)
> and some others
> ...

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