[Tagging] Creating shop=caravan

Warin 61sundowner at gmail.com
Tue Jan 15 21:03:24 UTC 2019

On 15/01/19 23:53, Georg Feddern wrote:
> Am 15.01.2019 um 00:29 schrieb Dave Swarthout:
>> Now, if we could only get rid of tourism_caravan_site and replace it 
>> with tourism=campground. Sigh. That'll never happen but it should.
> whoow - please do not stumble over the next misleading OSM-keys. ;-)
> I think you mean tourism=camp_site, which is used for placing tents, 
> caravans and/or motorhomes - as campground?.
> tourism=caravan_site is the one where you (at least in Europe) only 
> can stay with motorhomes (selfpropelled) - but not with caravans (towed).
> But I am quite sure, that is different for the USA, Australia ore 
> other 'english' countries - may be even for the Brexiters. ;-)
> Language: You can use every word for every meaning - you just have to 
> agree about what the meaning is. ;-)

Unfortunately the are some OSM tagged tourism=camp_site tat are not 
suitable for tents. Most of these are 'road side rest areas' with 'hard 
standing' only. Tent users are better off going elsewhere.

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