This statement sets out the terms and conditions applicable to any use of www.sherpa-travel.com, the web site of Sherpa Travel, Inc. PLEASE READ ALL OF THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE (the “Agreement”) CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEB SITE. YOUR USE OF THIS WEB SITE INDICATES YOUR AGREEMENT AND ACCEPTANCE OF THESE TERMS. IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT THESE TERMS, YOU ARE NOT AUTHORIZED TO USE THIS WEB SITE OR TO OBTAIN ANY MATERIALS, INFORMATION, PRODUCTS AND/OR SERVICES FROM THIS SITE.
This Agreement governs your use of this website (collectively, the "Site") and is by and between Sherpa Travel Inc. (referred to herein as "we", or "our") and you, on behalf of yourself as user of the site and any buyer, member or supplier for which you have registered ("you"). By accessing using, viewing, transmitting, caching or storing the Site or any of its services, functions or contents, you shall be deemed to have agreed to all the terms, conditions, and notices in this site ("agreement") without modification. If you do not accept the terms and conditions of use, you must cease use of the site and exit the Site immediately.
We reserve the right, at our sole and absolute discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of these terms at any time without notice and, unless otherwise indicated, such changes will become effective immediately; therefore, please check these terms periodically for changes. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this Agreement will mean you accept those changes.
Terms and Conditions for Use of this Site
The Site and all services accessible through the Site are available only to individuals who can form legally binding contracts under applicable law. Without limiting the foregoing, the Site and the services offered by the Site are not available to minors. If you do not qualify, leave the Site and do not use the Site. By using this Site, You represent that you are of sufficient legal age to use this Site and to create binding legal obligations for any liability you may incur as a result of the use of this Site. You also warrant that you are legally authorized to make the reservations and/or purchases for either Yourself or for another person for whom you are authorized to act. You may only use this Site to make legitimate reservations or purchases and shall not use this Site for any other purposes, including without limitation, to make any speculative, false or fraudulent reservations, or any reservation in anticipation of demand.
II. Use of Materials On The Site:
All materials contained in the Site are the copyrighted property of Sherpa Travel, Inc. or its subsidiaries or affiliated companies and/or third party licensors. No material from the Site or any Internet site owned, operated, licensed, or controlled by us or our affiliates may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way. For purposes of these terms, the use of any such material on any other Web, Internet, intranet, extranet or other site or computer environment is prohibited. All trademarks, service marks, trade names and trade dress are proprietary to us. You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any of our trademarks, logos, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) without our prior express written consent. You may not use any meta tags or any other "hidden text" utilizing our name, trademarks or other proprietary information without our prior express written consent.
You agree that you will not use this Site for chain letters, junk mail, "spamming", solicitations (commercial or non-commercial) or bulk communications of any kind including but not limited to distribution lists to any person who has not given specific permission to be included in such a list.
You agree not to pretend to be any other person or a representative of any entity, whether actual or fictitious, including an employee or agent of Sherpa Travel, Inc. or any third party that provides services related to this Site.
III. Access and Interference:
You agree that you will not use any robot, spider, other automatic device, or manual process to monitor or copy the Site or any contents or information contained therein without Sherpa Travel, Inc. prior express written consent. You agree that you will not use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site or any transaction being conducted through the Site. You agree that you will not copy, reproduce, alter, modify, create derivative works, or publicly display any content (except for any Information in which you have an ownership interest) from the Site without our prior express written consent or the appropriate third party.
You agree that you will not through any means interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper functioning of the Site. You will not provide to Sherpa Travel, Inc. and/or to this Site: (a) any viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, and/or other computer programming routines that are intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, intercept or expropriate any system, data or information; and (b) any content that may create liability for Sherpa Travel, Inc. or cause us to lose (in whole or in part) the services of our suppliers.
IV. Content Linked to the Site:
Links to other sites we think may be of interest to you are provided for your convenience. By providing these links, we are not endorsing, sponsoring or recommending such sites or the materials disseminated by or services provided by them, and are not responsible for the materials, services or other situations at or related to or from any other site. We do not review or monitor any web sites linked to the Site and are not responsible for the content of any such linked web sites. Your linking to such web sites is at your own risk. In addition, you agree not to link your web site or any other third party web site to Sites without our express prior written consent.
Please exercise discretion while browsing the Internet and using the Site. You should be aware that when you are using the Site, you could be directed to other sites that are beyond our control. There are links to other sites from the Site pages that take you outside of the Site. This includes links from advertisers, sponsors, and content partners that may use our logo(s) as part of a co-branding agreement. These other sites may send their own cookies to users, collect data, solicit personal information, or contain information that you may find inappropriate or offensive. In addition, advertisers on the Site may send cookies to users that we do not control.
We reserve the right to disable links from any third party sites to the Site.
We make no representations concerning the content of sites listed in any of the Site's directories. Consequently, we cannot be held responsible for the accuracy, relevancy, copyright compliance, legality or decency of material contained in sites listed in any search results or otherwise linked to the Site.
We disclaim any responsibility for the accuracy, content, or availability of information on sites that link to or from the Site. We cannot ensure that you will be satisfied with any products or services that you purchase from the Site or from a third-party site that links to or from the Site or third party content on the Site.
We may prohibit you from participating in or utilizing the Site if in our sole and absolute discretion you show a disregard for this Agreement or act in a disruptive manner, with the intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other person. We also reserve the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, remove or edit content or cancel orders in our sole and absolute discretion.
If for any reason any portion of the Site is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the reasonable control of Sherpa Travel, Inc. which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Site, we reserve the right (but not the obligation) in our sole and absolute discretion, to prohibit you and any member, buyer or supplier (and all of your and their Information) from using the Site, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Site or any portion thereof and void such Information.
The Site may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors or omissions. Sherpa Travel, Inc. is not responsible for any typographical, photographic, technical, or pricing errors (including without limitation mistaken hotel rates) listed on our Site. Sherpa Travel, Inc. reserves the right to make changes and/or corrections to the Site, and to the products and programs described in such information, at any time without notice.
We reserve the right to cancel or modify reservations where it appears that a customer has engaged in fraudulent or inappropriate activity or under other circumstances where the reservations contain or resulted from a mistake or error.
Copyright © 2009 Sherpa Travel, Inc. All rights reserved. The content included on the Web Site, including but not limited to text, software, photographs, graphics, illustrations and artwork, video, music and sound, and names, logos, trademarks and service marks, are the property of Sherpa Travel Inc. or its licensors or suppliers and are protected by copyright, trademark and other laws. You agree not to modify, reproduce, retransmit, distribute, disseminate, sell, publish, broadcast or circulate any such material for any purpose other than personal, non-commercial use (or legitimate activities of a travel agent or travel professional) without our written permission.