Legal Disclaimer


If you access and use TheTravelGoddess.com web site and/or book any travel arrangements with The Travel Goddess, you accept and agree to be bound by and comply with the following terms and conditions.

LEGAL NOTICES AND DISCLAIMERS

The information and data contained in this website (TheTravelGoddess.com) was obtained from sources believed to be reliable, but accuracy is not guaranteed.

The information and data contained on this website is provided for general informational purposes, as a useful convenience for the clients of The Travel Goddess. The informational materials are not a substitute for procuring professional guidance from The Travel Goddess herself. Contact The Travel Goddess for thorough and up to date information. The Travel Goddess is not engaged in rendering any professional or legal services by placing these general informational data and materials on TheTravelGoddess.com.

The Travel Goddess specifically disclaims any liability, whether based in contract, tort, strict liability or otherwise, for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, or special damages arising out of or in any way connected with access to or use of the website or travel connected with arrangements made by The Travel Goddess, including liability in connection with mistakes or omissions in, or delays in transmission of, information to or from the user, including interruptions in communications.

The Travel Goddess makes no representations or warranties about the preciseness, accuracy or completeness of the information contained on this website.

The Travel Goddess is the copyright owner of all text and graphics contained on TheTravelGoddess.com, except as otherwise indicated. Other parties’ trademarks and service marks that may be referred to herein are the property of their respective owners. You may print a copy of the information contained herein for your personal use only, but you may not reproduce or distribute the text or graphics to others or substantially copy the information for any commercial use, or link to this website, without prior written permission of The Travel Goddess. Use or reproduction for any other purpose is expressly prohibited by law, and may result in civil and criminal penalties.

Violators will be prosecuted to the maximum extent possible.

PRIVACY POLICY

Revised and posted as of: October 3, 2002

The Travel Goddess is bound to protect your privacy online. The ensuing statement explains how your personal information will be handled as you make full use of The Travel Goddess website.

Gathering of Information

Voluntary Submission

The Travel Goddess does not collect personally identifying information about any individual The Travel Goddess web site user except when knowingly provided by such individual. For example, The Travel Goddess may ask you for information when you enquire about a specific cruise holiday. You always have the option not to provide the information The Travel Goddess requests. If you choose not to provide the information The Travel Goddess requests, you can use The Travel Goddess website, but The Travel Goddess will be unable to provide you with personalized information about our Luxury travel options.

Whenever you make a travel booking with The Travel Goddess, your required information is forwarded to the appropriate tour/cruise operator. The Travel Goddess does not sell or give this information to any other third parties. End of story.

Cookies


The Travel Goddess website does not use cookies, nor do we store any personally identifiable information other than that. The Travel Goddess’ favorite cookie is chocolate chip.

Browser Lever Information

The Travel Goddess Web servers routinely collect information about a site user’s IP address, browser type and referrer by reading this data from the user’s browser (data provided by every user’s browser). This information is collected in a database and used-in an aggregated, anonymous manner-in our internal analysis of traffic patterns with our Web site. This information is automatically gathered by most Web sites.

Use of Information

The Travel Goddess’ primary goal in collecting user information is to complement your experience on my web site. In order to develop subject matter targeted to your interests, we use aggregated user information to determine which areas of my web site users fancy based upon traffic to those areas.

The Travel Goddess may also disclose data about our users when we believe, in good faith, that law requires the disclosure.

More Legal Stuff

The Travel Goddess expressly denies any guarantee of the accuracy or reliability of information published on the web site and shall not be held responsible for any losses caused by reliance upon the accuracy or reliability of such information. The web site user shall use data obtained through the Internet at own risk and is encouraged to contact The Travel Goddess to verify prices, amenities, features, dates and all other important details before booking travel arrangements. There are adventures and activities featured in this website that carry a risk of personal injury or death. The Travel Goddess does not recommend that anyone participate in these activities unless they are fully aware of the risks and are willing to personally assume all responsibility associated with those risks.

By using The Travel Goddess web site you convey your assent to these terms of use, all applicable laws and regulations, and agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. If you do not agree to these terms of use, please do not use the web site. The Travel Goddess reserves the right, in her sole discretion, to change, modify, delete or otherwise amend portions of these terms at any time. Any such alteration, modification, deletion or amendment shall be effective immediately upon posting the same on The Travel Goddess website. Please check these terms every once in a while for changes. Your continued use of The Travel Goddess website following the posting of such amendments mean you accept those changes.

To the maximum extent permitted by any law, The Travel Goddess specifically excludes any and all liability for any direct, indirect, special, incidental or consequential damages arising out of or in any way connected with the access to and use of, availability of or inability to access to and use of this website, or the information, products and services obtained through this website, the submission of any personal data, including, but not limited to, bank and credit card details, the performance or non-performance by The Travel Goddess, or any unauthorized access or breach of security into this website through the internet or otherwise arising, whether based on contract, strict liability, tort (including negligence), product liability or otherwise even if The Travel Goddess has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

Even More Legal Stuff

The Travel Goddess shall not be liable for damages of any kind arising out of any failure or delay by The Travel Goddess in performing any or all of my obligations contained herein or in respect of any product or service if the failure or delay is due to circumstances or cause beyond my reasonable control.

You shall indemnify and keep The Travel Goddess indemnified against all claims, demands, actions, proceedings made or brought against The Travel Goddess as a result of your use of this website and/or any breach of any term or condition by you.

Additional conditions and terms will apply to your booking and purchase of travel products and services. You agree to abide by The Travel Goddess’ conditions of purchase and/or the terms and conditions of any supplier of the travel products or services.

The prices listed are subject to change without prior notice and all cruises and tours are subject to availability at the time of making a reservation. The prices quoted, unless otherwise stated, do not include international or domestic air transportation; passport or visa procurement; travel insurance; airport and port taxes; transfers; items of a personal nature other than those listed in the itinerary; excess baggage charges; gratuities and other items not mentioned being included in each tour itinerary. Baggage and personal effects are at the owner’s risk throughout the tour/cruise. All 5% discounts offered by The Travel Goddess are based on double occupancy. In the event that the tour company does not pay The Travel Goddess 10% commission, The Travel Goddess will rebate half of the commission received, for example, if the commission rate on a tour is only 8%, then you will receive a 4% discount.

Your Money

When making a deposit, or final payment, your credit card details will be passed on to the respective tour/cruise companies. In some instances, the tour/cruise companies will accept checks, ask The Travel Goddess for details.

The Travel Goddess does not record your credit card information. The Travel Goddess does not use your credit card information in any other way than to pass it on to the respective tour/cruise companies. The Travel Goddess does not make any charges to your credit card.

The Travel Goddess highly recommends the purchase of travel insurance that protects the purchaser against the unexpected; in the event of trip cancellation or interruption for unexpected medical reasons; medical coverage for illness or injury while abroad; emergency medical evacuation benefits; protection against baggage loss, theft or damage. Let’s face it, things happen, it is better to be protected. An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.

Lastly

The Travel Goddess cannot be held liable for any incorrect or misleading information contained in this website. The Travel Goddess acts in the sole capacity as an agent assisting customers in confirming travel arrangements with suppliers, carriers, wholesalers and/or contractors who furnish the transportation and other related services. The Travel Goddess is not liable or responsible for any personal injury, property damage, accident, delay, inconvenience, change in itinerary or accommodations, or irregular activity which may occur due to 1) wrongful, negligent or arbitrary acts or omission on the part of the travel suppliers, their employees, or others not under direct control of The Travel Goddess 2) defects or failures on the conveyance, equipment or instruments under the control of the travel supplier, or 3) financial insolvency or bankruptcy of travel suppliers or subcontractors and 4) but not limited to acts of God, fire, acts of governments or other authorities, war, civil disturbances, riots, strikes, thefts, pilferage, epidemics, acts of terrorism, floods, pestilence, quarantines or dangers incident to the sea, land or air.

The client, by contacting The Travel Goddess and making payment directly to the travel supplier, acknowledges and certifies the position of The Travel Goddess stipulated by the foregoing, and agrees to hold The Travel Goddess faultless and blameless, and further agrees that restitution of damages, if any are claimed, shall be sought directly from the travel suppliers. The Travel Goddess reserves the right to refuse to do business with anyone.

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