1.1 These terms and conditions shall govern your use of Trip.Expert website.
1.2 By using our website, you accept these terms and conditions in full; accordingly, if you disagree with these terms and conditions or any part of these terms and conditions, you must not use our website.
1.3 If you register with our website, submit any material to our website or use any of our website services, we will ask you to expressly agree to these terms and conditions.
1.4 You must be at least 18 years of age to use our website; by using our website or agreeing to these terms and conditions, you warrant and represent to us that you are at least 18 years of age.
2.1 This document was created using a template from SEQ Legal (https://www.seqlegal.com).
3. Copyright notice
3.1 Copyright (c) 2018 Trip.Expert.
3.2 Subject to the express provisions of these terms and conditions:
(a) unless explicitly stated otherwise (see section 3.2 (c)), we, together with our licensors, own and control all the copyright and other intellectual property rights in our website and the material on our website; and
(b) unless explicitly stated otherwise (see section 3.2 (c)), all the copyright and other intellectual property rights in our website and the material on our website are reserved.
(c) in our website we use Wikipedia, Wikimedia Commons and/or other Wikimedia projects texts, images, maps and other content, all under Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License, similar CC-BY / CC BY-SA / GFDL licences or under public domain release. All Wikipedia, Wikimedia Commons and other Wikimedia projects content we are using are subject to their licences as explicitly stated in our website on each page containing texts, maps, images or any other Wikimedia projects content we published. We do not claim any copyright on any Wikipedia and/or Wikimedia projects content and fully respect their rights and licences. When you use Wikipedia and/or Wikimedia projects content on our website, you agree to comply with their licences regarding their content. You also agree and accept that we do not write, edit, photograph, illustrate or take part in any other activity on any of this content. You also agree that using their content is at your own risk and that we are not responsible to any mistakes, errors, omissions, inaccuracy, technical failures or any other damages and losses cause by this content and its transmission. Additionally, we may also use other content under Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License, similar CC-BY / CC BY-SA / GFDL licences or public domain release which is not from Wikimedia projects, but same rules above applies.
(d) we respect copyright holders rights and licences, including without limitation Wikimedia projects and third party rights. If you believe that our website violates your intellectual property rights, please inform us through our Contact us form, and provide all the necessary information and identification needed to help us resolve the problem and edit, remove and/or delete the infringing material, under applicable laws and regulations. Trip.Expert reserves the right to actively search, edit, delete and/or remove any infringing, misleading and fraudulent material and edit, delete or disable accounts involved with such activity, without any prior notice.
4. Licence to use website
4.1 You may:
(a) view pages from our website in a web browser;
(b) download pages from our website for caching in a web browser;
(c) print pages from our website; and
(d) use our website services by means of a web browser,
subject to the other provisions of these terms and conditions.
4.2 Except as expressly permitted by Section 4.1, 3.2 (c) or the other provisions of these terms and conditions, you must not download any material from our website or save any such material to your computer.
4.3 You may only use our website for your own personal and business purposes, and you must not use our website for any other purposes.
4.4 Except as expressly permitted by these terms and conditions, you must not edit or otherwise modify any material on our website.
4.5 Except as expressly permitted by Section 3.2 (c) or the other provisions of these terms and conditions, you must not:
(a) republish material from our website (including republication on another website);
(b) sell, rent or sub-license material from our website;
(c) show any material from our website in public;
(d) exploit material from our website for a commercial purpose; or
(e) redistribute material from our website.
4.6 We reserve the right to restrict access to areas of our website, or indeed our whole website, at our discretion; you must not circumvent or bypass, or attempt to circumvent or bypass, any access restriction measures on our website.
5. Acceptable use
5.1 You must not:
(a) use our website in any way or take any action that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the performance, availability or accessibility of the website;
(b) use our website in any way that is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity;
(c) use our website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software;
(d) conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to our website without our express written consent;
(e) access or otherwise interact with our website using any robot, spider or other automated means, except for the purpose of search engine indexing;
(f) violate the directives set out in the robots.txt file for our website; or
(g) use data collected from our website for any direct marketing activity (including without limitation email marketing, SMS marketing, telemarketing and direct mailing).
5.2 You must not use data collected from our website to contact individuals, companies or other persons or entities.
5.3 You must ensure that all the information you supply to us through our website, or in relation to our website, is true, accurate, current, complete and non-misleading.
6. Registration and accounts
6.1 To be eligible for an individual account on our website under this Section 6, you must be at least 18 years of age.
6.2 Trip.Expert has two different kinds of accounts, free (standard trip planner) and premium (premium trip planner).
6.3 Free account is free of charge and provides you with most of our website features, but on limited basis and with ads. The free account allows you to experience our services and in case you wish to unleash the full power of our Trip Planner, you may upgrade to premium account.
6.4 Premium account has fee, valid for one year and provides you with all the features our website has to offer. It's an almost ad free account but might include some forms of marketing.
6.5 You can find our plans full description and prices at our website or here.
6.6 We keep the right to discontinue, cancel, adjust or change the account types, features, options and prices at any given time in our sole discretion without notice or explanation.
6.7 You may register for an account, free or premium, with our website by completing and submitting the account registration form on our website, and clicking on the verification link in the email that the website will send to you. For a premium account you will also be asked to complete the payment process.
6.8 The billing and payment conducted by a third party provider, PayPal. Trip.Expert has no access to your bank account or credit card details.
6.9 You must not allow any other person to use your account to access the website.
6.10 You must notify us through our Contact us form immediately if you become aware of any unauthorised use of your account.
6.11 You must not use any other person's account to access the website.
7. User login details
7.1 If you register for an account with our website, you will be asked to choose a user ID and password.
7.2 Your user ID must not be liable to mislead and must comply with the content rules set out in Section 10; you must not use your account or user ID for or in connection with the impersonation of any person.
7.3 You must keep your password confidential.
7.4 You must notify us through our Contact us form immediately if you become aware of any disclosure of your password.
7.5 You are responsible for any activity on our website arising out of any failure to keep your password confidential, and may be held liable for any losses arising out of such a failure.
8. Cancellation and suspension of account
8.1 We may:
(a) suspend your account;
(b) disable or cancel your account; and/or
(c) edit your account details,
at any time in our sole discretion without notice or explanation.
8.2 You may disable your account on our website using your setting on the website.
8.3 To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, in case we suspend, disable, cancel or edit your account (free or premium) you will not be entitled to any refund, compensation or other payment.
8.4. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, in case you disable your account (free or premium) at any given time and/or use your account only part of the time, you will not be entitled to any refund, compensation or other payment.
9. Your content: licence
9.1 In these terms and conditions, "your content" means all works and materials (including without limitation any private or public text, messages, images, maps, trip plans, notes and itinerary) that you submit to us or our website for storage or publication on, processing by, or transmission via, our website.
9.2 You grant to us a worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free licence to use, reproduce, store, adapt, publish, translate and distribute your content in any existing or future media.
9.3 You grant to us the right to sub-license the rights licensed under Section 9.2.
9.4 You grant to us the right to bring an action for infringement of the rights licensed under Section 9.2.
9.5 You hereby waive all your moral rights in your content to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law; and you warrant and represent that all other moral rights in your content have been waived to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law.
9.6 You may edit your content to the extent permitted using the editing functionality made available on our website.
9.7 Without prejudice to our other rights under these terms and conditions, if you breach any provision of these terms and conditions in any way, or if we reasonably suspect that you have breached these terms and conditions in any way, we may delete, unpublish or edit any or all of your content.
9.8 You agree that you are solely responsible to any content you publish on and transmit through our website, whether private or public.
10. Your content: rules
10.1 You warrant and represent that your content will comply with these terms and conditions.
10.2 Your content must not be illegal or unlawful, must not infringe any person's legal rights, and must not be capable of giving rise to legal action against any person (in each case in any jurisdiction and under any applicable law).
10.3 Your content, and the use of your content by us in accordance with these terms and conditions, must not:
(a) be libellous or maliciously false;
(b) be obscene or indecent;
(c) infringe any copyright, moral right, database right, trade mark right, design right, right in passing off, or other intellectual property right;
(d) infringe any right of confidence, right of privacy or right under data protection legislation;
(e) constitute negligent advice or contain any negligent statement;
(f) constitute an incitement to commit a crime, instructions for the commission of a crime or the promotion of criminal activity;
(g) be in contempt of any court, or in breach of any court order;
(h) be in breach of racial or religious hatred or discrimination legislation;
(i) be blasphemous;
(j) be in breach of official secrets legislation;
(k) be in breach of any contractual obligation owed to any person;
(l) depict violence in an explicit, graphic or gratuitous manner;
(m) be pornographic, lewd, suggestive or sexually explicit;
(n) be untrue, false, inaccurate or misleading;
(o) consist of or contain any instructions, advice or other information which may be acted upon and could, if acted upon, cause illness, injury or death, or any other loss or damage;
(p) constitute spam;
(q) be offensive, deceptive, fraudulent, threatening, abusive, harassing, anti-social, menacing, hateful, discriminatory or inflammatory; or
(r) cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety to any person.
11. Limited warranties
11.1 We do not warrant or represent:
(a) the completeness or accuracy of the information published on our website;
(b) that the material on the website is up to date; or
(c) that the website or any service on the website will remain available.
11.2 We reserve the right to discontinue or alter any or all of our website services, and to stop publishing our website, at any time in our sole discretion without notice or explanation; and save to the extent expressly provided otherwise in these terms and conditions, you will not be entitled to any compensation or other payment upon the discontinuance or alteration of any website services, or if we stop publishing the website.
11.3 To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law and subject to Section 12.1, we exclude all representations and warranties relating to the subject matter of these terms and conditions, our website and the use of our website.
12. Limitations and exclusions of liability
12.1 Nothing in these terms and conditions will:
(a) limit or exclude any liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence;
(b) limit or exclude any liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation;
(c) limit any liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law; or
(d) exclude any liabilities that may not be excluded under applicable law.
12.2 The limitations and exclusions of liability set out in this Section 12 and elsewhere in these terms and conditions:
(a) are subject to Section 12.1; and
(b) govern all liabilities arising under these terms and conditions or relating to the subject matter of these terms and conditions, including liabilities arising in contract, in tort (including negligence) and for breach of statutory duty, except to the extent expressly provided otherwise in these terms and conditions.
12.3 To the extent that our website and the information and services on our website are provided free of charge, we will not be liable for any loss or damage of any nature.
12.4 To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, when our website and the information and services on our website are provided with fee (premium account), we will not be liable for any loss or damage of any nature.
12.5 We will not be liable to you in respect of any losses arising out of any event or events beyond our reasonable control.
12.6 We will not be liable to you in respect of any financial or business losses, including (without limitation) loss of or damage to profits, income, revenue, use, production, anticipated savings, business, contracts, commercial opportunities or goodwill.
12.7 We will not be liable to you in respect of any loss or corruption of any data, database or software.
12.8 We will not be liable to you in respect of any special, indirect or consequential loss or damage.
12.9 We will not be liable to you on any third party information, advertisements or service linked, preformed, sent or present in and from our website.
12.10 We will not be liable to you on any damage or loss arising out of the payment process, service or provider and any bank fees or other fees involve.
12.11 We will not be liable to you in respect of any losses or damages arising out of users' content or behavior. In case of a problem, please notify us through our Contact us form and provide all the necessary information needed to help us resolve the issue, under applicable laws and regulations.
12.12 We will not be liable to you on any damage or loss arising out of hosting and internet service providers' failures or errors.
12.13 You accept that our website and all the content, information and services in it are "As-Is" and "As-Available", and using them are at your own risk without any warranties.
12.14 You accept that we have an interest in limiting the personal liability of our officers, employees, licensors and any other person or party involved with Trip.Expert and, having regard to that interest, you acknowledge that we are a limited liability entity; you agree that you will not bring any claim personally against our officers or employees and any other person involved with Trip.Expert in respect of any losses and damages you suffer in connection with the website or these terms and conditions (this will not, of course, limit or exclude the liability of the limited liability entity itself for the acts and omissions of our officers and employees).
13. Breaches of these terms and conditions
13.1 Without prejudice to our other rights under these terms and conditions, if you breach these terms and conditions in any way, or if we reasonably suspect that you have breached these terms and conditions in any way, we may:
(a) send you one or more formal warnings;
(b) temporarily suspend your access to our website;
(c) permanently prohibit you from accessing our website;
(d) block computers using your IP address from accessing our website;
(e) contact any or all of your internet service providers and request that they block your access to our website;
(f) commence legal action against you, whether for breach of contract or otherwise; and/or
(g) suspend, disable or delete your account on our website.
13.2 Where we suspend or prohibit or block your access to our website or a part of our website, you must not take any action to circumvent such suspension or prohibition or blocking (including without limitation creating and/or using a different account).
14.1 We may revise these terms and conditions from time to time.
14.2 The revised terms and conditions shall apply to the use of our website from the date of publication of the revised terms and conditions on the website, and you hereby waive any right you may otherwise have to be notified of, or to consent to, revisions of these terms and conditions. If you do not agree to the revised terms and conditions, you must stop using our website.
14.3 If you have given your express agreement to these terms and conditions, we will ask for your express agreement to any revision of these terms and conditions; and if you do not give your express agreement to the revised terms and conditions within such period as we may specify, we may disable or delete your account on the website, and you must stop using the website.
15.1 You hereby agree that we may assign, transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with our rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions.
15.2 You may not without our prior written consent assign, transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with any of your rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions.
16.1 If a provision of these terms and conditions is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or unenforceable, the other provisions will continue in effect.
16.2 If any unlawful and/or unenforceable provision of these terms and conditions would be lawful or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be deleted, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect.
17. Third party rights
17.1 A contract under these terms and conditions is for our benefit and your benefit, and is not intended to benefit or be enforceable by any third party.
17.2 The exercise of the parties' rights under a contract under these terms and conditions is not subject to the consent of any third party.
18. Entire agreement
19. Law and jurisdiction
19.1 These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with Israeli law.
19.2 Any disputes relating to these terms and conditions shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Israel.
20. Our details
20.1 This website is owned and operated by Trip.Expert.
20.2 Our principal place of business is at Israel.
20.3 You can contact us using our website Contact us form.