Fetches a list of available place types for Flickr.


This method does not require authentication.


api_key (Required)
Your API application key. See here for more details.

Example Response

  <place_type place_type_id="22">neighbourhood</place_type>
  <place_type place_type_id="7">locality</place_type>
  <place_type place_type_id="9">county</place_type>
  <place_type place_type_id="8">region</place_type>
  <place_type place_type_id="12">country</place_type>
  <place_type place_type_id="29">continent</place_type>

Error Codes

100: Invalid API Key
The API key passed was not valid or has expired.
105: Service currently unavailable
The requested service is temporarily unavailable.
106: Write operation failed
The requested operation failed due to a temporary issue.
111: Format "xxx" not found
The requested response format was not found.
112: Method "xxx" not found
The requested method was not found.
114: Invalid SOAP envelope
The SOAP envelope send in the request could not be parsed.
115: Invalid XML-RPC Method Call
The XML-RPC request document could not be parsed.
116: Bad URL found
One or more arguments contained a URL that has been used for abuse on Flickr.

API Explorer

API Explorer : flickr.places.getPlaceTypes