Welcome to the Pound Travels website (the “Site”). These terms & conditions (“Terms and Conditions”) apply to the Site, and all of its divisions, subsidiaries, and affiliate operated Internet sites which reference these Terms and Conditions.
For the purposes of this website, “seller”, “we”, “us” and “our” all refer to Pound Travels.
The Site reserves the right, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of the Terms and Conditions of Use at any time. Changes will be effective when posted on the Site with no other notice provided. Please check these Terms and Conditions regularly for updates. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to these Terms and Conditions constitutes your acceptance of those changes.
Kindly review the Terms and Conditions listed below diligently prior to using this website as your use of the website indicates your agreement to be wholly bound by its Terms and Conditions without modification.
You agree that if you are unsure of the meaning of any part of these Terms and Conditions or have any questions regarding the Terms and Conditions, you will not hesitate to contact us for clarification. These Terms and Conditions fully govern the use of this website. No extrinsic evidence, whether oral or written, will be incorporated.
USE OF THE SITE
You confirm that you are at least 18 years of age or are accessing the Site under the supervision of a parent or legal guardian.
Both parties agree that this website may only be used in accordance with these Terms and Conditions of Use. If you do not agree with the Terms and Conditions of Use or do not wish to be bound by them, you agree to refrain from using this website.
We grant you a non-transferable, revocable and non-exclusive licence to use this Site, in accordance with the Terms and Conditions of Use, for such things as: shopping for personal items sold on the site, gathering prior information regarding our products and services and making purchases. Commercial use or use on behalf of any third party is prohibited, except as explicitly permitted by us in advance.
These Terms and Conditions of Use specifically prohibit actions such as: accessing our servers or internal computer systems, interfering in any way with the functionality of this website, gathering or altering any underlying software code, infringing any intellectual property rights. This list is non-exhaustive and similar actions are also strictly prohibited.
Any breach of these Terms and Conditions of Use shall result in the immediate revocation of the license granted in this paragraph without prior notice to you. Should we determine at our sole discretion that you are in breach of any of these conditions, we reserve the right to deny you access to this website and its contents and do so without prejudice to any available remedies at law or otherwise.
Certain services and related features that may be made available on the Site may require registration or subscription. Should you choose to register or subscribe for any such services or related features, you agree to provide accurate and current information about yourself, and to promptly update such information if there are any changes. Every user of the Site is solely responsible for keeping passwords and other account identifiers safe and secure.
The account owner is entirely responsible for all activities that occur under such password or account. Furthermore, you must notify us of any unauthorized use of your password or account. The Site shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, in any way for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of, or in connection with, your failure to comply with this section.
During the registration process you agree to receive promotional emails from the Site. You can subsequently opt out of receiving such promotional e-mails by clicking on the link at the bottom of any promotional email.
Our websites are for use only by persons age 18 or over. Persons under age 18 are not permitted to use our websites. If you are under age 18 please leave our websites immediately.
Our websites will be available only at times we decide. We do not guarantee that our websites, or any website content, will always be available or be uninterrupted. We may suspend our websites at any time without notice and for any reason, including for upgrade, maintenance, repair, prevention of damage, and investigation. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of our websites at any time without notice. We shall have no liability to you (including in negligence) if our website is not available for any reason, and we shall have no obligation to you to make sure our websites are available to you at any time.
You must not misuse our websites by knowingly introducing any virus, trojan, worm, logic bomb or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorized access to our websites, any server on which our websites are stored or any server, computer or database connected to our websites. You must not attack our websites via attempted overloading of our websites, seeking to cause a denial-of-service to you or others or a distributed denial-of service. In the event of breach, in addition to our other remedies, your permission to use our websites ceases immediately. Your breach of this provision may also be a criminal offense under the Electronic Communications and Transactions and other applicable Law. We reserve the right to report any such breach to relevant law enforcement authorities and to co-operate with authorities by disclosing your identity to them.
When completing any enquiry, booking or other forms on our website, some information is mandatory before you will be able to submit the forms to us. Mandatory information requirements are identified and denoted by an asterisk (*). You will be prompted for this information if you try to submit a form which is missing any of this mandatory data. Where a category is not marked with an asterisk, the information is optional, and you need not fill it in but may do so if you wish.
ACCURACY OF YOUR INFORMATION
When you submit any information to us, including in connection with a registration, enquiry or booking, you must ensure, and by submitting the information you represent to us that, it is true, accurate, current, and complete in all respects. To keep the information current, you agree to update the information to us whenever there is a change to any information you submitted previously. You acknowledge being aware that we will rely on the information you provide being true, accurate, current and complete.
When you carry out any enquiry, booking, order, registration or other process on our website, you may, before submitting, use the back button on your browser to go back and correct or change information. If you think there is an error in your information provided after you submit it, you can contact us to ask that it be corrected or updated.
REGISTRATION ON OUR WEBSITES
To use some services or features available on our websites you may need to register with our website and accept terms applicable to such registration. We may restrict access to some parts of our websites and functionality, allowing access only by persons who registered with us for access to that part or functionality.
UPDATING YOUR INFORMATION
If any of your registration information changes, please update your details using functionality provided within our website or contact us.
SUSPENSION AND TERMINATION
We may suspend or terminate your registration and/or your ability to access or use any features, services or functionality on our websites at any time and for any reason, with or without prior notification to you.
To make a booking with or through us or otherwise order from us using our websites you must follow the procedure on our websites. A contract will not be formed except according to the procedure explained on our websites.
OUR BOOKING AND SUPPLY TERMS
RELIABILITY OF INFORMATION
Our website content is provided for general information only, with the understanding that we are not engaged in rendering of legal or other professional advice or service. Your reliance on or use of our websites and website content is entirely at your own risk.
CHANGES TO OUR WEBSITE CONTENT
We make no representation, warranty or guarantee, whether expressed or implied, that the content on our site is accurate, complete or up-to-date. In any event, our website content is not valid beyond when it is downloaded, and may change on a subsequent visit to our websites. We shall be entitled to change website content from time to time, and cease providing any particular website content (including part, functionality or service of our websites), without notice, and for any reason.
We do not guarantee that our websites or any website content will be free from errors or omissions. There may be mistakes and errors in our website content which we fail to notice, which will not be binding on us. We reserve the right to correct any errors in our website content and to change any of our website content (including services, products, availability, and pricing) at any time without notice, including in any booking or order you submitted or contract you entered into with us. If a correction affects a booking or order you submitted or contract you entered into with us to your material detriment, we may give you the opportunity to cancel the booking, order or contract rather than accept the change.
We cannot ensure that our websites will be virus-free or free from other malicious elements or will be free from unauthorized, malicious access or modification. You must take appropriate safeguards on your computer, device and network, such as installing appropriate protective software, before accessing or downloading any of our website content.
THIRD PARTY WEBSITES
If we include a link to a third party website in our website content, the third party website is not our responsibility. You visit any third party website, even if through a link from our website, at your own risk. By providing links, we are not endorsing, sponsoring or recommending such sites or materials disseminated by or services provided by them. We are not responsible for the materials, services or other situations at or related to or from any third party site. We are not responsible for direct or indirect consequences of your navigating to any other website from our websites. We are not responsible for any purchase you make or other activity you engage in at, or as a result of you visiting or accessing a third party website.
You acknowledge that all copyright, designs, database rights, trademarks, patents, and all other intellectual property and material rights relating to our website content is and remains our sole and absolute property. You are granted no right, license or interest in or to our website content or any intellectual property rights, except for the browsing license detailed below, and all other rights are reserved. You are not permitted to screen scrape or otherwise copy or use our website content except for browsing our website as a customer or potential customer under the license below.
We grant you a license to download and run the pages of our website we make accessible to you, in a web browser, and to store them in the web browser cache, for the purposes of enabling you to browse and use our website as a customer or potential customer, or as an agent for a specific customer or potential customer, whether online or offline. You are permitted to a copy of, or print off, any web pages we make accessible to you from our website, for your own private records and future reference, provided that you do so only as a customer or potential customer, or as an agent for a specific customer or potential customer. Except for as expressly provided by the foregoing license, you may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, commercially exploit, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any of our website content, or use our websites, or any of our website content, to further any commercial purpose, including any advertising or advertising revenue generation activity on your own website. We may terminate the above license at any time.
LINKING TO OUR SITE
You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage or take advantage of our reputation. You must not establish a link to our websites in a way that suggests any association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists. Our websites must not be framed on any other site. You must not create a link to any part of our site other than the home page. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
USE OF OUR WEBSITES
You agree to use our websites only for lawful purposes connected to the intended purposes of our websites. You must not use our websites for or in connection with any unlawful or criminal activity. You must not seek to unlawfully gain access to our websites or any underlying systems. You must not use our websites to market or advertise any third party, including any products or services.
You shall ensure that anything your post to our website (including text and pictures), whether through community functionality or otherwise: (a) relates solely to us and our products and services; (b) is in accordance with rules and acceptable use policies we publish from time to time; (c) is not posted in breach of any duty of confidentiality or in infringement of any rights of a third party; (d) is not unlawful, defamatory, threatening, racist or defamatory, or incitement to hatred or violence; (e) is not detrimental to people, institutions, or religions or to people’s privacy; (f) is not harmful to minors; (g) will not cause unwarranted distress to any person; (h) is not detrimental to our trademarks or our website content; (i) is not personal data of a third party; (j) does not use our site to promote or advertise a business, product, service or other thing; (k) does not advocate illegal activity or discuss illegal activity with intent to commit them; (l) is not vulgar, obscene, discourteous or indecent; (m) is not software. We also have the right, but are not obligated, to disclose your identity to any third party or police or government agency who claims that any content posted or uploaded by you to our websites constitutes a violation of or who claims to our satisfaction to be investigating any actual or potential violation of intellectual property, privacy or other rights or laws.
CANCELLATION BY US
We reserve the right not to provide services, remove or edit content or cancel orders (or part thereof) at our sole discretion at any time. Without limiting the operation of any other Terms and Conditions herein, we will not be held liable for loss or damage arising from the exercising of these rights.
CANCELLATION BY YOU
If you need to cancel a booking, please contact us immediately. Our agreement with you only comes into existence once we have both confirmed your booking and your payment has been processed. Once we have accepted payment for a booking, cancellation of the booking is within our sole discretion.
LICENSE OF YOUR CONTENT
In relation to anything you post to our website (including text and pictures), you grant us a perpetual, irrevocable, royalty free, transferrable license, with the right to grant sub-licenses, to use, copy, edit, distribute, adapt, publish, translate, publicly perform and display, create derivative works from and do anything else whatsoever with that content, including (without limitation) publication and republication in any form, medium or technology (whether now known or later developed) in any part of the world. In particular, by posting a message or other content on our websites (including sending in photos to any photo gallery), you understand that the content becomes public domain and therefore may be used by us for marketing and other purposes without any compensation required to be paid to you. You waive all moral rights (including to be identified as author) in relation such content. You warrant that you have the right to grant the license above, and that the exercise by us of that license shall not infringe any copyright or other intellectual property rights in any part of the world.
PAYMENT AND PRICING
We are determined to provide the most accurate pricing information on the Site to our users; however, errors may still occur, such as cases when the price of a particular service is not displayed correctly on the website. As such, we reserve the right to refuse or cancel any order. In the event that a service is mispriced, we may, at our own discretion, either contact you for instructions or cancel your booking and notify you of such cancellation.
We shall have the right to refuse or cancel any such orders whether or not the order has been confirmed and your credit/debit card charged. In the event that we are unable to provide the services, we will inform you of this as soon as possible. A full refund will be given where you have already paid for the booking.
Anything that you submit to the Site and/or provide to us, including but not limited to, questions, reviews, comments, and suggestions (collectively, “Submissions”) will become our sole and exclusive property and shall not be returned to you.
In addition to the rights applicable to any Submission, when you post comments or reviews to the Site, you also grant us the right to use the name that you submit, in connection with such review, comment, or other content.
You shall not use a false e-mail address, pretend to be someone other than yourself or otherwise mislead us or third parties as to the origin of any Submissions. We may, but shall not be obligated to, remove or edit any Submissions.
By completing an booking or signing up, you agree to receive a) emails associated with finalizing your booking, which may contain relevant offers from third parties, and b) emails asking you to review Pound Travels and your booking and c) promotional emails, SMS and push notifications from Pound Travels. You may unsubscribe from promotional emails via a link provided in each email. If you would like us to remove your personal information from our database, unsubscribe from emails and/or SMS, please email our Customer Service.
DISCLAIMER AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
If you are acting as a consumer (i.e. an individual acting for your private purposes not associated with a business or profession) nothing in these terms affects your legal rights as a consumer to the extent they may not be excluded or limited by law, and the following terms shall be read subject to this.
No prejudice to contracts with us
The following terms shall be without prejudice to our liability under or in relation to any contract which we enter into with you as a result of a booking made by you, but such contract shall be subject to any separate booking conditions or other terms we apply to that contract and any exclusions or restrictions of liability in such conditions or terms.
No limitation of liability for personal injury and fraud
With regard to a consumer, we do not limit or exclude our liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence, or for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.
Disclaimer of negligence
We disclaim and exclude any duty of care which we may owe you in respect of our website and website content, and we shall have no liability to you in negligence with respect to our websites or website content.
No promise as to quality and exclusion of implied terms
We provide each of our websites and website content “as is” and “as available”, without warranty, guarantee, or promise as to quality, condition, fitness for purpose, availability, suitability, or functionality. We do not represent or warrant that our website content is accurate, complete or current, and we shall have no liability whatsoever in respect of any use which you make of our website content. We hereby exclude to the fullest extent permitted by law all implied warranties, terms and conditions, and all rights under any law, in your favour, with respect to our websites or website contents.
Fitness for purpose
Our website content has not been written to meet your individual requirements and it is your sole responsibility to satisfy yourself prior to ordering any products or services from us that they are suitable for your purposes.
No liability for business losses
As a consumer, we have no liability to you for any losses relating to any business or occupation, including loss of profit, loss of revenue, loss of business or contract, business interruption, or loss of business opportunity.
We shall not be liable to you for any loss, damage or liability you suffer or incur as a result of visiting, browsing, or using our website or website content, or the non-availability or interruption of our website or website content, or relying on our website or website content. In particular, we shall not be liable for any loss, damage or liability suffered by or in relation to any business, profession, occupation or organization, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such loss, including: (a) loss of profit, revenue, contract, sales, goodwill, opportunity, wasted or additional expenditure, loss of bargain, loss of anticipated savings, business interruption, or liability to any third party and fines, in each case whether direct or not; or (b) for any losses or damages of any nature which are special, punitive, exemplary, indirect, incidental or consequential.
No liability for force majeure
We will not be liable for anything caused by any event or circumstance beyond our reasonable control.
No liability unless our fault
We shall not be liable for any loss not caused by negligence, or breach of law or legal obligation on our part. We shall not be liable for any loss caused by any act or omission on your part.
No liability for loss not foreseeable
We shall not be liable for any loss or damage which was not foreseeable.
CHANGES TO THESE TERMS
APPLICABLE LAW AND JURISDICTIONN
These Terms and Conditions of Use shall be interpreted and governed by the laws in force in United Kingdom. Subject to the Arbitration section below, each party hereby agrees to submit to the jurisdiction of the courts of United Kingdom and to waive any objections based upon venue.
Any controversy, claim or dispute arising out of or relating to these Terms and Conditions of Use will be referred to and finally settled by private and confidential binding arbitration before a single arbitrator held in United Kingdom in English and governed by United Kingdom law. The arbitrator shall be a person who is legally trained and who has experience in the information technology field in United Kingdom and is independent of either party. Notwithstanding the foregoing, the Site reserves the right to pursue the protection of intellectual property rights and confidential information through injunctive or other equitable relief through the courts.
In addition to any other legal or equitable remedies, we may, without prior notice to you, immediately terminate the Terms and Conditions of Use or revoke any or all of your rights granted under the Terms and Conditions of Use.
Upon any termination of this Agreement, you shall immediately cease all access to and use of the Site and we shall, in addition to any other legal or equitable remedies, immediately revoke all password(s) and account identification issued to you and deny your access to and use of this Site in whole or in part.
Any termination of this agreement shall not affect the respective rights and obligations (including without limitation, payment obligations) of the parties arising before the date of termination. You furthermore agree that the Site shall not be liable to you or to any other person as a result of any such suspension or termination.
If you are dissatisfied with the Site or with any terms, conditions, rules, policies or guidelines, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the Site.
If any portion of these terms or conditions is held by any court or tribunal to be invalid or unenforceable, either in whole or in part, then that part shall be severed from these Terms and Conditions of Use and shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other section listed in this document.
You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.
Assigning or sub-contracting any of your rights or obligations under these Terms and Conditions of Use to any third party is prohibited unless agreed upon in writing by the seller.
We reserve the right to transfer, assign or sub-contract the benefit of the whole or part of any rights or obligations under these Terms and Conditions of Use to any third party.
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