Terms and Conditions

Welcome

Hello travelers, welcome to TripGiraffe.com. We are a website that allows you to connect with people all over the world who are as passionate about traveling as you are. Whether you want to explore the city you’re in or plan a trek around the world, at TripGirafee.com you can meet someone to share your travels.

PLEASE READ THIS CAREFULLY! THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS ARE THE RULES AND GUIDELINES FOR USING TRIPGIRAFFE.COM. YOU WILL BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, AND OUR PRIVACY POLICY IF YOU BROWSE OR CREATE A PROFILE WITH TRIPGIRAFFE.COM.

This document and the privacy policy only apply to TripGiraffe.com. The Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy of hyperlinked or affiliate websites only apply to them and are not binding on TripGiraffe.com.

1. Eligibility

It is a condition of using this website that you provide information that is accurate, up to date and completely true. TripGiraffe.com has the right to suspend or terminate any account if it believes the information used to create that account is not accurate, up to date and completely true.

You must be at least 18 years to use TripGiraffe.com. By creating a TripGiraffe.com profile you are stating that you are at least 18 years old.

WE WILL TERMINATE THE ACCOUNTS OF ANYONE WE SUSPECT IS UNDER 18.

You must live in a location where our service is legal.

2. Membership

To create a profile on TripGiraffe.com you must provide us with some of your personal information. Your email address is confidential and will not be a part of your profile. Only TripGiraffe.com will have access to your email. We will use it to update you regarding operational and service changes to the website.

Your safety is very important to us at TripGiraffe.com. Please help us keep you and your information safe. Do not include phone numbers, email addresses, or physical addresses in your profile.

You are responsible for keeping your TripGiraffe.com password safe. Please do not allow other people to use your account. If you think your information or account has been accessed without your permission, please notify us immediately.

You may cancel your TripGiraffe.com account at any time.

3. Personal and Non-commercial Use of TripGiraffe.com

The use of TripGiraffe.com is for your personal use. You may not use this website for a commercial purpose without the owner’s prior written permission. You may not change, distribute, copy, sell, or use in derivative works any information, content, software, products, or services related to TripGiraffe.com.

4. Submissions to TripGiraffe.com

By submitting content to TripGiraffe.com you are agreeing to grant us a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, non-exclusive right and license to use all content post you post on our website. We will be entitled to use, reproduce, change, translate, publish, display, distribute or create derivative works from comments, photos, suggestions, or other ideas and content place on our website.

We will use this content for business purposes including advertising and products. We will not be liable for any royalties or other compensation of any kind.

5. Suspension or Termination of Accounts

TripGiraffe.com reserves the right to suspend or terminate your account at its sole discretion. Below is list of prohibited conduct and content that may result in content being removed from your account, suspension, termination, and if necessary legal action. This is not a complete list of prohibited conduct or content.

  1. Posting content not related to this website;
  2. Posting or engaging in conduct for a commercial purpose;
  3. Posting content or engaging in conduct that is vulgar, obscene, pornographic, or indecent;
  4. Posting content that threatens or abuses any group or individual;
  5. Posting content that is libelous, defamatory, invades privacy, or harassing;
  6. Posting or engaging in conduct that promotes hatred based on race, sex, sexual orientation, religion, or national origin;
  7. Engaging in any activity that violates any law;
  8. Impersonating someone else;
  9. Engaging in sending unsolicited or mass email mailings;
  10. Promotes conduct that is illegal;
  11. Providing access to unauthorized copies of another person’s copyrighted material on the website;
  12. Using copyrighted materials, trademarks, or other protected information with the prior written consent of the owner;
  13. Posting or soliciting material that is harmful or exploits children under the age of 18;
  14. Engaging in activity that disrupts the normal functioning of the website such as introducing programs that contain viruses, worms, or any computer code designed to intercept, interrupt, limit, or destroy computer software, hardware, and telecommunications;
  15. Disobeying the TripGiraffe.com policies and regulations regarding use of the website; or
  16. Posting hyperlinks to websites that contain the prohibited content discussed above.

6. Hyperlinks on TripGiraffe.com

TripGiraffe.com may contain links to other websites that are not owned, operated, maintained, or connected to us. We do not review, investigate or screen the content of these websites. This means we are in no way responsible for the content on linked websites. We make no guarantees or warranties about the content or truthfulness of these links or their websites.

7. Disclaimer

You understand that TripGiraffe.com cannot and does not guarantee the accuracy of the information posted on this website. This means you are responsible for doing further research to make sure information is true.

You are responsible for all loss and damages you suffer as a result of using our website or its content.

We respect the intellectual property rights of others and take reasonable measures to ensure copyrighted materials are removed from our website. However, we can’t promise that all the content on this website doesn’t infringe on the rights of others.

YOUR USE OF TRIPGIRAFFE.COM IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. ALL CONTENT IS PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT IMPLIED WARRANTIES.

WE MAKE NO WARRANTIES EXCEPT THOSE MADE EXPRESSLY IN THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS. WE DISCLAIM ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.

TRIPGIRAFFE.COM DOES NOT MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS RELATING TO THE USE, OR THE RESULTS OF USE, OF THE CONTENT IN TERMS OF ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE.

THIS WEBSITE MAY CONTAIN TECHNICAL OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS.

YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL SERVICING, REPAIR, OR CORRECTIONS IN THE EVENT OF LOSS OR DAMAGE RESULTING FROM THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE OR ITS CONTENT.

TRIPGIRAFFE.COM MAKES NO WARRANTIES THAT YOUR USE OF THE CONTENT WILL NOT INFRINGE THE RIGHTS OF OTHERS AND ASSUSMES NO LIABILTY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN SUCH CONTENT.

8. Indemnity

You promise to protect TripGiraffe.com from lawsuits and claims that are a result of your wrong or illegal acts.

You will indemnify, defend, and hold TripGiraffe.com, its affiliates, licensors, content providers, service providers, employees, and contractors (the Indemnified Parties) harmless if you breach these Terms and Conditions and our Privacy Policy.

You will indemnify any and all resulting loss, damages, judgments, awards, costs, expenses, and attorney’s fees of the Indemnified Parties related to your breach of terms or unauthorized use of this website.

You will also indemnify and hold Indemnified Parties harmless from and against any claims brought by third parties arising out of your use of the information accessed from this website.

9. Limited Liability

There is no liability related to the Terms and Conditions and services provided by Tripgiraffe.com.

Some of these DISCLAIMERS may not apply to you if your local laws prevent limitations on implied warranties or limitations or exclusions on damages, and you may have more rights.

IN NO EVENT WILL THERE BE ANY COLLECTIVE LIABILTY OF TRIPGIRAFFE.COM, AND ITS AFFLIATES, LICENSORS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, CONTENT PROVIDERS, EMPLOYEES, OR AGENTS TO ANY PARTY (REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT, OR OTHERWISE.)

CERTAIN LOCAL LAWS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND YOU MAY HAVE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS UNDER LOCAL LAW. UNLESS LIMITED OR MODIFIED BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE ABOVE-STATED DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSION AND LIMITATIONS APPLY, EVEN IF ANY REMEDY FAILS OF ITS ESSENTIAL PURPOSE.

10. Website Availability

TripGiraffe.com will provide you our services with reasonable skill and care.

WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS OR CONTENT CONTAINED IN THIS WEBSITE WILL BE UNITERRUPTED, FREE FROM DELAYS OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS WEBSITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE WILL BE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL CODE OR WORK IN THE CONFIGURATION OR WITH THE HARDWARE OR SOFTWARE YOU USE.

11. Applicable Law

These Terms and Conditions are governed by the laws of the Czech Republic. You agree to submit to personal jurisdiction in the Czech Republic in connection with any dispute arising out of these Terms and Conditions.

12. Dispute Resolution

All disputes must go through an informal dispute resolution process. This applies to all disputes and claims arising out of the use of TripGiraffe.com.

Please contact TripGiraffe.com’s customer service on our Contact Us page with a brief written account of the dispute and your contact information.

We will attempt to resolve all disputes to your satisfaction within 30 business days.

If our informal dispute process fails, the claiming party may take the matter to any court having jurisdiction in Prague, Czech Republic.

13. Disputes between members

TripGiraffe.com is not responsible for resolving disputes between members of our website. We may intervene if there is a breach of our Terms and Conditions.

You are responsible for handling your disputes and your interactions on the website.

14. Intellectual Property

TripGiraffe.com retains all rights with respect to its respective trademarks, service marks, logos, and copyrighted materials appearing on TripGiraffe.com.

We own all TripGiraffe.com content that appears on the website. You may not change, copy, reproduce, distribute, create derivative work from, post, reproduce, license, or sell information, content, software, products or services related to TripGiraffe.com.

15. Copyright Infringement

To notify TripGiraffe.com that your copyright has been infringed, please provide us with the following information:

i. An electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf; ii. A description of the copyrighted work you claim has been infringed upon; iii. A description of where the claimed infringed material is located on the website; iv. Your address, telephone number, and email address; v. A statement that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; vi. A statement, signed by an attorney or public notary, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.

Please sent notice of claim of copyright infringement to support@tripgiraffe.com.

16. Updates

THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAN BE CHANGED AT ANY TIME. IF YOU CONTINUE TO USE THIS WEBSITE AFTER THE CHANGES BECOME EFFECTIVE YOU ARE CONSIDERED TO HAVE ACCEPTED THE CHANGES.

Contact Us:

Please contact us if you have any comments, complaints, or questions about TripGiraffe.com.

You can reach us at support@tripgiraffe.com