Terms & Conditions

TRVL Member Terms & Conditions
TRVL Traveler Terms & Conditions - Traveler

Version: 14 March 2018

TRVL Member Terms and Conditions

TRVL is a service of TRVL Magazine B.V, located in Amsterdam, the Netherlands and having its registered office in (2583 CA) The Hague at Datheenstraat 60. TRVL Magazine B.V. is registered in the Dutch Register of Companies under Chamber of Commerce number 52471764.

Article 1 Definitions

In these Terms and Conditions the following definitions apply:

  • Terms and Conditions: these terms and conditions;

  • Web Sites: the website of TRVL www.trvl.com and any related websites;

  • Sub Sites: Any page on the Web Sites that is branded by the TRVL Member including the TRVL Member’s profile page and the pages on the Web Sites through which a TRVL Member provides customized recommendations to the Traveler;

  • Platform: the platform made available by TRVL through the Web Sites, Sub Sites and Apps.

  • TRVL’s Services: access to and use of the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps.

  • TRVL Member’s Services: the provision of recommendations and information through the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps;

  • TRVL’s Paid Subscription Services: access to and use of a premium part of the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps.

  • TRVL Member: each person or company that has registered with TRVL as a TRVL Member and for that purpose uses the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps, also referred to in these Terms and Conditions as ‘you’. For completeness sake, the term TRVL Member does not imply by any means that either TRVL or the TRVL Member runs a travel agency or are resellers of travel services;

  • TRVL Insider: a TRVL Member that has registered for TRVL’s Paid Subscription Services

  • Traveler: each person not being a TRVL Member, who visits the Web Sites and Sub Sites to use TRVL’s Services and the TRVL Member’s Services;

  • Travel Service: any services of a Travel Service Provider booked with a Booking Service Provider through the Web Site, Sub Sites or Platform;

  • Booking Service Provider: the third-party service provider who facilitates the booking by the Traveler;

  • Travel Service Provider: the third-party service provider who provides the booked (travel) service to the Traveler;

  • Booking: the agreement between a Travel Service Provider and a Traveler, facilitated by the Booking Service Provider;

  • Privacy Statement: the privacy statement of TRVL;

  • TRVL Member Commission: the Commission that TRVL pays to the TRVL Member for each Materialized Transaction;

  • Materialized Transaction: the Booking by a Traveler, made through the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps, and for which Booking TRVL has received payment of its commission from the Booking Service Provider. This excludes Void Transactions, cancelled or no-stay Bookings.

  • Travel Content: all content provided by Booking Service Providers through the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps;

  • Editorial Content: all content provided by TRVL, by TRVL Members and other third parties through the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps.

Article 2 General

  1. These Terms and Conditions are applicable to the use of TRVL’s Services by you, as well as to all resulting or related legal relationships between TRVL and you.

  2. By using TRVL’s Services, you agree with the applicability of these Terms and Conditions and the Privacy Statement. The Terms and Conditions shall also be handed to you prior to your registration with TRVL as a TRVL Member. By registering you have (once more) accepted these Terms and Conditions.

  3. If any of the provisions in the Terms and Conditions are null and void - or are declared null and void -, the other provisions shall remain in force. The replacing provision must be agreed as much as possible in view of the purpose and the intention of the original provision.

  4. Ambiguities regarding the contents of the Terms and Conditions or situations not covered by these Terms and Conditions shall be assessed in accordance with the spirit of these Terms and Conditions.

  5. TRVL is entitled to amend or complement the Terms and Conditions. In that case you agree with the amended terms and conditions by using - or by continuing to use - the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps. You shall be informed about the amended terms and conditions at the e-mail address specified by you. It is advisable to read the Terms and Conditions again from time to time. Changes are effective upon publication on the Web Sites and Sub Sites.

  6. You warrant that you’re not resident, or acting via any entity incorporated in or resident in a country subject to economic or trade sanctions by the U.S. State Department or U.S. Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control (“ OFAC” ) or are listed as a "Specially Designated National," a "Specially Designated Global Terrorist," a "Blocked Person," or similar designation under the OFAC sanctions regime.

Article 3 The use of TRVL’s Services

  1. TRVL makes available the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps for the provision of the TRVL Member’s Services by you. TRVL’s responsibilities are limited to facilitating the availability of the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps.

  2. TRVL is not a travel agency, travel organizer or provider or trader of travel services and TRVL is not responsible in any way for any booked travel services.

  3. Through the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps, TRVL shows information relating to services provided by the Booking Services Providers (the Travel Content). TRVL’s Platform has automated connections with the Booking Service Providers through which the Travel Content is shown on the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps. Any Travel Content is subject to change by the Booking Service Provider at any time and without prior notification. TRVL has no obligation to review or moderate the Travel Content or any other information submitted by the Booking Service Providers and TRVL cannot guarantee its completeness and accuracy.

  4. You can add Editorial Content to the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps. By submitting Editorial Content through the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps, you grant TRVL a non-revocable and royalty-free, worldwide license to use that Editorial Content.

  5. Through the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps, TRVL may also show Editorial Content provided by others. TRVL has no obligation to review or moderate any Editorial Content and cannot guarantee its completeness and accuracy. TRVL may adjust any Editorial Content on the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps at any time and without prior notification.

  6. The Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps are in beta. TRVL does not accept liability for any damage caused by the use of the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps, the (non-)functioning of the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps or for interruptions or disruptions in the access to the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps. TRVL does not guarantee that the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps are free of malware.

  7. TRVL may make available updates, enhancements and/or modifications to the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps, at its sole discretion, but is under no obligation to do so. When made available to you, such updates, enhancements and/or modifications shall be subject to all conditions of these Terms and Conditions.

Article 4 Intellectual Property

  1. Any materials on the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps (such as content, imagery, design, brand names, trade marks, logo’s, code base, technology, etc.) are protected by copyrights. It is not permitted to alter, publish, copy, multiply and/or tinker with any contents or code base obtained from or through the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps without the explicit and written consent of TRVL.

  2. TRVL is a registered and protected brand name. It is not permitted to make use of the name TRVL in any way unless they are embedded in marketing materials for which TRVL has allowed you a right of usage or when you have explicit and written consent of TRVL.

Article 5 Registration as TRVL Member

  1. TRVL’s Services are solely intended for persons who are 18 or older. When a company registers as a TRVL Member, the person using TRVL’s Services on behalf of that company needs to be 18 or older. Any access to or use of TRVL’s Services by anyone under 18 is expressly prohibited. By accessing or using TRVL’s Services you represent and warrant that you are 18 or older.

  2. You can register as a TRVL Member by using your Facebook, Google or LinkedIn account or by filling out the registration form and providing all required information and choose a username and password that can be modified at any time.

  3. Your relationship with TRVL is limited to your registration with TRVL and your use of TRVL’s Services. You are not an employee, joint venture, franchisee or partner of TRVL, the Booking Service Provider or the Travel Service Providers for any reason nor do you have power or authority to act on behalf of or represent TRVL, the Booking Service Provider or the Travel Service Providers in any way. You shall never imply or otherwise suggest towards third parties that your relationship with TRVL, the Booking Service Provider or the Travel Service Provider is any other than described in these Terms and Conditions.

  4. You, when registering as a TRVL Member, represent and warrant that all registration information is truthful and accurate and that it will be updated as and when necessary to keep it accurate and up to date.

  5. You will notify TRVL immediately if you suspect unauthorized use of or access to your account and/or password. You are solely responsible for any and all use of your account.

  6. You represent and warrant that you shall handle any personal and financial information provided to you by the Traveler with due care and you shall not store, use and/or trade such information in any way.

Article 6 The provision of the TRVL Member’s Services

  1. You can use the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps to provide TRVL Member’s Services. You can, through the Sub Sites, assist your Travelers in their search for and selection of Travel Services for their upcoming trip, which can be booked through the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps. Your role as a TRVL Member is to inspire your Travelers by curating Travel Services for them out of which they ultimately select the travel services they wish to consume on their upcoming trip.

  2. You will NOT use the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps to promote any services other than TRVL Member’s Services, the provision of recommendations and information regarding products that can be booked on TRVL’s platform. If you promote other, non-TRVL platform related services on the Web Sites, Sub Sites and/or Platform, TRVL is entitled to pause, or even terminate your TRVL Member’s account.

  3. You are solely responsible for any materials in the form of text, images and videos that you add or upload to the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps and represent and warrant that you are the sole and exclusive owner of these materials and that the publication of the contents does not infringe or violate any third party (intellectual property) rights. You shall indemnify and hold TRVL harmless for any infringement or violation of any third party (intellectual property) rights.

  4. TRVL is entitled to pause, or even terminate your TRVL Member’s account, at its own discretion , if the Editorial content in any way (i) discriminates or advocates or endorses discrimination on the basis of race, ethnicity, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age or disability; (ii) includes material that is libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, sexually explicit, abusive, offers or advocates unlawful activities; (iii) contains or promotes deceptive, false or misleading information; or, (iv) includes material that constitutes, involves or contributes to any violation of law or Intellectual Property Rights or other rights of third parties, or (v) you violate article 2.6 in this agreement.

  5. You shall treat all Travelers respectfully. When the Traveler contacts you with questions, problems or complaints, you shall properly and timely address those. TRVL has the right to monitor Traveler satisfaction without informing you.

  6. You will not request nor accept any payments from Travelers with regard to your TRVL Member Services or a Booking. Neither will you request nor accept any credit card information from your Travelers or perform any payments on their behalf.

  7. You will not advertise or otherwise suggest that you are an organizer of (package) trips or a trader of (package) travel services.

  8. The Traveler will make the Booking directly with the Booking Service Provider. Neither TRVL nor you are a party to any contractual relationship following from such Booking. Only the Traveler enters into a contractual relationship with the Booking Service Provider and the terms and conditions of this Booking Service Provider shall apply.

  9. You shall not contact the Travel Service Provider directly. Any contact should always go through the Booking Service Provider.

  10. You can only provide the TRVL Member’s Services to the Traveler in the capacity of TRVL Member through the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps. Any services provided to the Traveler by you outside the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps are not covered by these Terms and Conditions.

Article 7 TRVL Member Commission and invoicing

  1. For each Materialized Transaction you will earn a TRVL Member Commission. Such TRVL Member Commission shall be accrued until it becomes payable. The accrued TRVL Member Commissions become payable when, in total, they exceed US$10 or equivalent thereof of the currency elected by you. Any payouts shall be settled with your accrued TRVL Member Commissions.

  2. TRVL calculates all TRVL Member Commissions in USD. You can elect to view the TRVL Member Commission in another currency in your dashboard and/or receive the TRVL Member Commission in another currency. In such case, TRVL shall pay out the elected currency equivalent of the USD amount at the time of payout and any foreign exchange result and conversion costs charged, if applicable, shall be for your expense.

  3. The systems, books and records of TRVL shall be considered conclusive evidence in respect of the amount of the TRVL Member Commission due to the TRVL Member under these TRVL Member Terms and Conditions.

  4. Payouts shall take place between 30-60 days after the checkout date from the hotel.

  5. All TRVL Member Commission payouts shall be made by direct bank transfer, into the bank account specified by you. TRVL works with TransferWise Ltd who handles all bank transfers. They will send you an email when money from TRVL is available, with a link to provide your nominated bank account details. The money will be directly transferred by them and will appear on your bank account statement under the name “Transferwise”. It is your responsibility to provide TRVL and TransferWise Ltd. with correct payment details. Any Commissions charged in relation to the payment shall be for your expense and be settled with your TRVL Member Commission.

  6. If you are a registered business, on request, TRVL will operate and you will accept, a “self-invoicing” system for any TRVL Member Commissions due. On or before the 5th day of each month, on your behalf, TRVL shall then provide you with a credit invoice stating the TRVL Member Commission payable that month. TRVL does not accept any invoices sent by you for any TRVL Member Commissions.

  7. If you are a resident of an EU member state, your TRVL Member Commission shall be excluding VAT and inclusive of any other taxes that may be due on or withheld from the TRVL Member Commission.

  8. If you are a resident of a state that is not an EU member state, your TRVL Member Commission shall be inclusive of any taxes that may be due on or withheld from the TRVL Member Commission.

Article 8 The use of TRVL’s Paid Subscription Services

  1. Article 3 (The use of TRVL’s Services) also applies to the use of TRVL’s Paid Subscription Services.

  2. TRVL’s Paid Subscription Services provide access to discounts that are normally not accessible for Travelers and TRVL Members that haven’t registered for these Services.

  3. TRVL’s Paid Subscription Services can be purchased directly from TRVL for a specific time period, and will automatically terminate at the end of this pre-paid period, unless the subscription is renewed by you.

  4. The subscription fee will be charged to you in advance, to the credit card you provided upon registration for TRVL’s Paid Subscription Services.

  5. When you register for TRVL’s Paid Subscription Services you consent to get access immediately.

  6. If you have purchased or received a code, gift card, coupon, pre-paid offer or other offer provided by or on behalf of TRVL for access to TRVL’s Paid Subscription Services, separate terms and conditions presented to you along with the Code may also apply and you agree to comply with any such terms and conditions

  7. From time to time, we may offer trials of TRVL’s Paid Subscription Services for a specified period without payment or at a reduced rate. TRVL reserves the right, in its absolute discretion, to determine your eligibility for a trial, and, subject to applicable laws, withdraw or to modify a trial at any time without prior notice and with no liability, to the greatest extent permitted under the law.

  8. For some trials, we’ll require you to provide your payment details to start the trial. At the end of such trials, we may automatically charge you for TRVL’s Paid Subscription Services on the first day following the end of the trial, unless you cancel your subscription before the end of the trial period. By providing your payment details in conjunction with the trial, you agree to this charge using such payment details.

  9. TRVL’s Paid Subscription Services cannot be terminated before the end of the period for which you have paid, and except as expressly provided in these terms (article 3.12), TRVL will not refund any fees that you have already paid.

  10. TRVL may change the subscription fee for TRVL’s Paid Subscription Services from time to time, and will communicate any changes to you in advance and, if applicable, how to accept those changes. Subscription fee changes will take effect at the start of the next subscription period following the date of the subscription fee change.

  11. TRVL’s Paid Subscription Services may be discontinued in the future, in which case you will no longer be charged for it.

  12. If you have paid a subscription fee for TRVL’s Paid Subscription Services that TRVL permanently discontinues prior to the end of the pre-paid period, TRVL will refund you the fees for the pre-paid period after such discontinuation.

  13. TRVL’s Paid Subscription Services provide access to discounts that are normally not accessible for people that haven’t registered. The right to access TRVL’s Paid Subscription Services that you have obtained upon registration is personal and non-transferable. It is strictly forbidden to make TRVL’s Paid Subscription Services available to people other than yourself, or to share discounts, content, screenshots, or other forms of content in any way.

Article9 Termination

  1. These TRVL Member Terms and Conditions will remain in full force and effect while you use TRVL’s Services or as long as you are a TRVL Member.

  2. You may terminate your registration and these TRVL Member Terms and Conditions at any time by cancelling your registration through the Web Sites. By terminating your registration, you agree that TRVL may delete your Sub Sites and all its contents as well as your account information.

  3. TRVL may terminate your registration with TRVL and these TRVL Member Terms and Conditions for convenience at any time and at its own discretion by giving you a 30 days’ notice via email to the registered email address.

  4. TRVL may immediately, without notice and without settlement of the TRVL Member Commission, terminate the membership and these TRVL Member Terms and Conditions if

  5. i) you have materially breached these TRVL Member Terms and Conditions;

  6. ii) you have provided inaccurate, fraudulent, outdated or incomplete information in your registration;

  7. iii) you have acted in any way that damages TRVL, the Booking Service Providers or the Travel Service Providers;

  8. iv) you have violated applicable laws, regulations or third party rights.

  9. Upon termination of the membership and the TRVL Member Terms of Conditions by either party, you may no longer access or use the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps. You shall indemnify TRVL for all and any damage arising from the denial of access to TRVL’s Services or blocking your Sub Sites. Any provision of the TRVL Member Terms and Conditions that by its nature or express terms should survive will survive such termination or expiration.

Article 10 Liability and Indemnification

  1. TRVL does not accept liability for any acts or omissions by you or any Booking Service Provider or Travel Services Provider. TRVL does not accept liability for any direct or indirect damage incurred by you, for example caused by down time or malfunctioning of the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps, unless the damage can be blamed on gross negligence or willful intent on the part of TRVL.

  2. TRVL does not accept liability for any damage of whatever nature, caused by TRVL assuming that all data provided by or due to the TRVL Member are accurate, even when these later turn out to be incorrect and/or incomplete.

  3. If TRVL is unable to fulfill its obligations, not in time or not properly due to exterior causes and circumstances, whether foreseen or not, which reasonably cannot be attributed to TRVL (force majeure), such obligations shall be postponed until the moment when TRVL is able to fulfill its obligations in the agreed manner after all. Force majeure includes but is not limited to strikes, stagnation in the daily routine within its enterprise, including but not limited to disability or death of the person carrying out the assignment, computer breakdown and a general lack of resources or services needed to carry out the agreed performance.

  4. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained in this clause, TRVL’s total liability towards you will at all times be limited to the TRVL Member Commission earned in the month in which the issue arose and in the two months preceding the month in which the issue arose.

  5. You hold TRVL harmless from and against any claims, liabilities, damages and expenses including reasonable legal and accounting commissions, arising out of or in any way connected with the use by you of the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps, the contents on your Sub Sites and the recommendations provided to Travelers. This indemnification includes without limitation claims of Travelers on you.

  6. Your liability towards Travelers and the limitation thereof is also regulated in the TRVL Terms and Conditions for the Traveler. TRVL advises you to read the TRVL Terms and Conditions for the Traveler on a regular basis.

  7. You yourself are held liable to take care of your login data, including but not limited to the non-disclosure and security thereof.

Article 11 Specific Beta Warranty Conditions

  1. You understand that the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps are experimental and that TRVL does not warrant the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps in any way, including performance of features of the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps. All warranties regarding the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps, including, without limitation, all warranties of fitness for a particular purpose, merchantability, non-infringement, or any other warranty, whether express or implied, are hereby disclaimed by TRVL. The Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps are provided “as is” for evaluation and testing purposes, and owing to this experimental nature you are advised not to rely on the features or performance of the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps for any reason. You agree to use the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps with all due caution, and to take every precaution to ensure the integrity of data, hardware, and the Web Site, Sub Sites and Platform in the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps’s operating environment. You further agree that TRVL shall not be held liable for any damages, including but not limited to direct, indirect, incidental, special of consequential damages or damages for loss of profits, revenue, data or use, incurred by you or any third party, whether in an action in contract of tort, even if TRVL has been advised of the possibility of such damages. In no event shall TRVL’s liability for damages hereunder exceed the amounts as referred to under clause 9.4 of these Terms and Conditions.

Article 12 Miscellaneous provisions

  1. These Terms and Conditions shall remain in force if TRVL changes names, legal structures or owners.

  2. All agreements between TRVL, the TRVL Member and the Traveler shall be construed in accordance with and are governed by Dutch law. All and any disputes arising from an agreement between TRVL, the TRVL Member and the Traveler shall be brought before the competent court of law in Amsterdam unless TRVL chooses another court or another way of dispute resolution. Each party consents to the jurisdiction and venue of these courts for any dispute alleging a breach of these Terms and Conditions, and waives any objection that such action or proceeding was brought in an inconvenient court and agrees not to plead or claim the same.

TRVL works with Booking Service Providers whose terms and conditions shall apply when you book services with them through the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps. Please find links to their terms and conditions below.

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Agoda

TRVL Insider

 

Version: 14 March 2018

TRVL Traveler Terms and Conditions (traveler)

TRVL is a service of TRVL Magazine B.V, located in Amsterdam, the Netherlands and having its registered office in (2583 CA) The Hague at Datheenstraat 60. TRVL Magazine B.V. is registered in the Dutch Register of Companies under Chamber of Commerce number 52471764.

Article 1 Definitions

In these Traveler Terms and Conditions the following definitions apply:

  • Traveler Terms and Conditions: these terms and conditions;

  • Web Sites: the website of TRVL www.trvl.com and any related websites;

  • Sub Sites: Any page on the Web Sites that is branded by the TRVL Member including the TRVL Member’s profile page and the pages on the Web Sites through which a TRVL Member provides customized recommendations to the Traveler;

  • Platform: the platform made available by TRVL through the Web Sites, Sub Sites and Apps;

  • TRVL’s Services: access to and use of the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps;

  • TRVL Member’s Services: the provision of recommendations and information through the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps;

  • TRVL Member: each person or company that has registered with TRVL as a TRVL Member and for that purpose uses the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps. For completeness sake, the term TRVL Member does not imply that either TRVL or the TRVL Member runs a travel agency or are resellers of travel services;

  • Traveler: each person not being a TRVL Member, who visits the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps to use TRVL’s Services and the TRVL Member’s Services. Traveler is also referred to in these Traveler Terms and Conditions as ‘you’;

  • Travel Service: any services of a Travel Service Provider Booked though the Web Site, Sub Sites or Platform, with a Booking Service Provider;

  • Booking Service Provider: the third-party service provider who facilitates the booking by the Traveler;

  • Travel Service Provider: the third-party service provider who provides the booked (travel) service to the Traveler;

  • Booking: the agreement between a Travel Service Provider and a Traveler, facilitated by the Booking Service Provider;

  • Privacy Statement: the privacy statement of TRVL;

  • Travel Content: all content provided by Booking Service Providers through the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps;

  • Editorial Content: all content provided by TRVL Members and other third parties through the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps.

Article 2 General

  1. These Traveler Terms and Conditions are applicable to the use of TRVL’s Services and the TRVL Member’s Services by you, as well as to all resulting or related legal relationships between TRVL, the TRVL Member and you.

  2. By using TRVL’s Services and/or the TRVL Member’s Services, you acknowledge and agree to have read, understood and agreed to these Traveler Terms and Conditions and the Privacy Statement.

  3. If any of the provisions in the Traveler Terms and Conditions are null and void - or are declared null and void -, the other provisions shall remain in force. The replacing provision must be agreed as much as possible in view of the purpose and the intention of the original provision.

  4. Ambiguities regarding the contents of the Traveler Terms and Conditions or situations not covered by these Traveler Terms and Conditions shall be assessed in accordance with the spirit of these Traveler Terms and Conditions.

  5. TRVL is entitled to amend or complement the Traveler Terms and Conditions. In that case the Traveler agrees with the amended terms and conditions by using - or by continuing to use - the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps. It is advisable to read the Traveler Terms and Conditions again from time to time.

  6. You warrant that you’re not resident, or acting via any entity incorporated in or resident in a country subject to economic or trade sanctions by the U.S. State Department or U.S. Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control (“ OFAC” ) or are listed as a "Specially Designated National," a "Specially Designated Global Terrorist," a "Blocked Person," or similar designation under the OFAC sanctions regime.

Article 3 The use of TRVL’s Services

  1. TRVL makes available the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps where you can browse Travel Content and Editorial Content, meet with TRVL Members online and make bookings with the Booking Service Providers. TRVL’s responsibilities are limited to facilitating the availability of the Web Sites and the Sub Sites and the Platform.

  2. TRVL is not a travel agency, travel organizer or provider or trader of travel services and TRVL is not responsible in any way for the services that you select and book.

  3. Through the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps, TRVL shows information relating to services provided by the Booking Services Providers (the Travel Content). TRVL’s Platform has automated connections with the Booking Service Providers through which the Travel Content is shown on the Web Sites and Sub Sites and Platform and Bookings can be made. Any Travel Content is subject to change by the Booking Service Provider at any time and without prior notification. TRVL has no obligation to review or moderate the Travel Content or any other information submitted by the Booking Service Providers and TRVL cannot guarantee its completeness and accuracy.

  4. Through the Web Sites and Sub Sites and Platform, TRVL shows information provided by TRVL Members and other third parties (the Editorial Content). TRVL has no obligation to review or moderate the Editorial Content or any other information submitted by TRVL Members and other third parties. TRVL may adjust any Editorial Content on the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps at any time and without prior notification.

  5. TRVL may make available updates, enhancements and/or modifications to the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps, at its sole discretion, but is under no obligation to do so. When made available to you, such updates, enhancements and/or modifications shall be subject to all conditions of these Traveler Terms and Conditions.

Article 4 The use of the TRVL Member’s Services

  1. Through the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps the TRVL Member assists you with selecting travel services that you may wish to book for your upcoming trip. The assistance provided by the TRVL Member is limited to the personalized curation of the available Travel Content.

  2. A TRVL Member is not a travel agent, travel agency, travel organizer or provider or trader of travel services and is not responsible in any way for the services that you select and book.

  3. The TRVL Member’s relationship with TRVL is limited to the TRVL Member’s registration with TRVL and his use of TRVL’s Services to provide the TRVL Member’s Services to you. The TRVL Member is not an employee, joint venture, franchisee or partner of TRVL, the Booking Service Provider or the Travel Service Providers for any reason nor does he have power or authority to act on behalf of or represent TRVL, the Booking Service Provider or the Travel Service Providers in any way. The TRVL Member shall never imply or otherwise suggest towards third parties that his relationship with TRVL, the Booking Service Provider or Travel Service Provider is any other than described in these Terms and Conditions.

  4. The TRVL Member will not request nor receive any payments from you with regard to the TRVL Member’s Services he has provided.

  5. A TRVL Member can only provide services to you in the capacity of TRVL Member through the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps. Any services provided to you by the TRVL Member outside the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps are not covered by these Traveler Terms and Conditions.

Article 5 The Booking of travel services

  1. TRVL’s relationship with the Booking Service Providers is limited to the provision of affiliate marketing services. Therefore, TRVL does not process any bookings. Instead, on the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps, white-labelled checkout forms of the respective Booking Service Providers are embedded through which the booking is made. These checkout forms are hosted, operated and managed by the Booking Service Providers. TRVL and the TRVL Members are not responsible for the functioning of these checkout forms and accept no liability for any damage caused by the use of the checkout forms. YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE TO CHECK THE BOOKING DETAILS (INCLUDING THE TRAVELING DATES, THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE YOU ARE TRAVELING WITH, THE NAMES OF THE TRAVELERS, PASSPORT NUMBERS, BIRTHDATES, ETC.) in THE CHECKOUT forms BEFORE YOU MAKE A BOOKING.

  2. An up to date list of Booking Services Providers we currently work with is shown at the bottom of these Traveler Terms and Conditions.

  3. Through the checkout forms, you will make the Booking directly with the Travel Service Provider. Neither TRVL nor the TRVL Member are a party to any contractual relationship resulting from such Booking. You only enter into contractual relationships with the Booking Service Provider and the Travel Service Provider and their terms and conditions shall apply to the Booking you make. The Booking Service Providers and the Travel Services Providers are solely responsible for the fulfillment of the services booked by you.

  4. Neither TRVL nor the TRVL Member will handle the payment of any Booking. Payments are always made to the Booking Services Providers directly. Under no circumstances should you hand over your credit card details to a TRVL Member to make the payments for you. The Booking Service Providers are responsible for all payment related matters.

  5. Any support and customer services activities (including, but not limited to changes to a booking, cancellations and complaints) with respect to Bookings should be performed by the Booking Services Provider and/or the Travel Service Provider.

Article 6 Intellectual Property

  1. Any materials on the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps (such as content, imagery, design, brand names, trade marks, logo’s, code base, technology, etc.) are protected by copyrights. It is not permitted to alter, publish, copy, multiply and/or tinker with any contents or code base obtained from or through the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps without the explicit and written consent of TRVL.

  2. TRVL is a registered and protected brand name. It is not permitted to make use of the name TRVL in any way unless they are embedded in marketing materials for which TRVL has allowed you a right of usage or when you have explicit and written consent of TRVL.

Article 7 Liability and Indemnification

  1. TRVL nor the TRVL Member accept liability for any acts or omissions by you or any Booking Service Provider or Travel Service Provider.

  2. TRVL nor the TRVL Member accept liability for any direct or indirect damage incurred by you, for example caused by down time or malfunctioning of the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps, unless the damage can be blamed on gross negligence or willful intent on the part of TRVL or the TRVL Member.

  3. TRVL does not accept liability for any damage of whatever nature, caused by TRVL assuming that all data provided by the TRVL Member are accurate, even when these later turn out to be incorrect and/or incomplete.

  4. If TRVL or the TRVL Member is unable to fulfill its obligations, not in time or not properly due to external causes and circumstances, whether foreseen or not, which reasonably cannot be attributed to TRVL or the TRVL Member (force majeure), such obligations shall be postponed until the moment when TRVL is able to fulfill its obligations in the agreed manner after all. Force majeure includes but is not limited to strikes, stagnation in the daily routine within its enterprise, including but not limited to disability or death of the person carrying out the assignment, computer breakdown and a general lack of resources or services needed to carry out the agreed performance.

  5. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained in this clause, TRVL’s total liability towards you will at all times be limited to the combined amount of the booked travel services for the respective trip for which TRVL’s Services and the TRVL Member’s Services were used.

  6. You yourself are held liable to take care of your login data, including but not limited to the non-disclosure and security thereof.

Article 8 Specific Beta Warranty Condition

  1. You understand that the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps are experimental and that TRVL does not warrant the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps in any way, including performance of features of the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps. All warranties regarding the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps, including, without limitation, all warranties of fitness for a particular purpose, merchantability, non-infringement, or any other warranty, whether express or implied, are hereby disclaimed by TRVL. The Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps are provided “as is” for evaluation and testing purposes, and owing to this experimental nature you are advised not to rely on the features or performance of the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps for any reason. You agree to use the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps with all due caution, and to take every precaution to ensure the integrity of data, hardware, and the Web Site, Sub Sites and Platform in the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps’s operating environment. You further agree that TRVL shall not be held liable for any damages, including but not limited to direct, indirect, incidental, special of consequential damages or damages for loss of profits, revenue, data or use, incurred by you or any third party, whether in an action in contract of tort, even if TRVL has been advised of the possibility of such damages. In no event shall TRVL’s liability for damages hereunder exceed the amounts as referred to under clause 7.5 of these Traveler Terms and Conditions.

Article 9 Miscellaneous provisions

  1. These Traveler Terms and Conditions shall remain in force if TRVL changes names, legal structures or owners.

  2. All agreements between TRVL, the TRVL Member and the Traveler shall be construed in accordance with and are governed by Dutch law. All and any disputes arising from an agreement between TRVL, the TRVL Member and the Traveler shall be brought before the competent court of law in Amsterdam unless TRVL chooses another court or another way of dispute resolution. Each party consents to the jurisdiction and venue of these courts for any dispute alleging a breach of these Traveler Terms and Conditions, and waives any objection that such action or proceeding was brought in an inconvenient court and agrees not to plead or claim the same.

TRVL works with Booking Service Providers whose terms and conditions shall apply when you book services with them through the Web Sites, Sub Sites, Platform and Apps. Please find links to their terms and conditions below.

Ean, branded as Hotels.com

Booking.com

Expedia

Priceline

Agoda

TRVL Insider