TERMS & CONDITIONS

inTravel Guide Website Terms

Last updated: 19th December 2016

inTravel Guide (the Guide) and its website and other mobile interface (collectively the “Site”) belongs to the property of the School of Hotel and Tourism Management (SHTM) of The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK). The use of the Site, including your participation in our online community, whether it is sharing travel information, posting reviews and comments, or participating on our interactive platform, is governed by the terms and conditions as stipulated on this page. By using our Site, you agree to be bound by these terms.


Use of our Site
You acknowledge and warrant that:
  1. the use of our Site is for personal, non-commercial purposes only;
  2. all information provided by you is true and accurate, and that it will be maintained and as up-to-date as possible;
  3. you are 18 years old or above; if you are under 18 years old, parental guidance is required for using the Site;
  4. you take legal responsibility for using the Site. We reserve the rights to terminate any accounts and deny access to any users who have breached the above terms and conditions.

Copyright and trademarks
All content on the Site including the logos, text, graphics, photos and any other audio visual elements is the property of inTravel Guide (and CUHK) and its suppliers or licensors. You may not copy, re-publish, store or use any of the content without our prior permission. Read more about intellectual property here.

Engaging activities on the Site
When you engage in any activity on our Site, this may include but not limited to posting reviews, comments, photos, videos, questions, suggestions or interacting with us on real-time widgets, you are granted a non-exclusive, perpetual, transferable, irrevocable, royalty-free and worldwide rights to inTravel Guide (and CUHK) to store, edit, reproduce, adapt, translate and publish the content provided to us. You also acknowledge that we may or may not publish your name as the author of the content and that you consent to us not attributing authorship to your submissions. Contents that violate the law and our terms are strictly prohibited. inTravel Guide reserves the right to remove any content that breaches the terms and pursue lawsuit against any individual or entity that submit the content.

Prohibited contents include but not limited to the followings:
  1. content that is false, unlawful, obscene, pornographic, defamatory, provocative or harassing;
  2. content that violates intellectual property rights;
  3. content that intrudes privacy of another person;
  4. unsolicited commercial or political advertising, promotions or campaigns.

Links to third-party websites
The Site may include links to other third-party websites that are operated and maintained by other parties. These links are for reference only. inTravel Guide does not endorse any of the links nor has control over the content of these websites. Users should take precautions when using these websites. inTravel Guide will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of such websites.

Privacy Policy
We collect your personal information for the purpose of administering the Site and communicating with you regarding any activities involved in using our service. Users have the right to access his or her own account, update any personal information and manage the privacy at any time. The use of your personal information is in accordance with our Privacy Policy, you can read more here

Intellectual Property
inTravel Guide and all its contents are protected by intellectual property rights. Imitation, reproduction and any other unlawful use of the contents are prohibited. Our brand name, logo and colour tone are our trademarks, using them without our permission can lead to legal action. Furthermore, CUHK owns the copyright of the content in the Guide, both printed and online versions. You should avoid unapproved use of any content, in whole or in part. Intellectual property rights also protect our guidebooks against piracy. If you found any pirated copies of inTravel Guide on the market, you are advised not to purchase them and report this to us. 

Disclaimer and Liability
INTRAVEL GUIDE AND THE CHINESE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY LOSS, DAMAGE, LIABILITY AND COST THAT MAY ARISE FROM THE USE OF OUR PRODUCTS AND SERVICES. WHILE WE ARE COMMITTED TO VERIFYING ALL INFORMATION PROVIDED, WE CANNOT GUARANTEE 100% ACCURACY AND ARE NOT LIABLE FOR ANY CONSEQUENCES INCURRED FROM USING SUCH INFORMATION. HOWEVER, WE WELCOME YOUR COMMENTS AND FEEDBACK TO IMPROVE THE ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION. THE INFORMATION IS GENERAL AND IS PROVIDED “AS IS”, IT MAY NOT BE RELEVANT TO THE NEEDS OR PREFERENCES OF EACH INDIVIDUAL. YOU SHOULD VERIFY THE INFORMATION ACCORDING TO YOUR PARTICULAR NEEDS WHEN PLANNING YOUR TRAVEL.
WE MAKE NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SITE OR ITS CONTENT OR ANY THIRD-PARTY SITES LINKED TO IT AND ARE EXCLUDED TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. WE DO NOT GUARANTEE THAT THE SITE WILL BE FREE OF VIRUSES OR ANY OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS AND ARE EXEMPTED FROM ANY LIABILITY THAT MAY ARISE FROM THE USE OF IT.
NOTHING IN THIS AGREEMENT EXCLUDES LIABILITY FOR DEATH OR PERSONAL INJURY CAUSED BY NEGLIGENCE, FRAUD, FRAUDULENT MISREPRESENTATION OR VIOLATION OF THESE TERMS. YOU INDEMNIFY INTRAVEL GUIDE AND CUHK AGAINST ANY CLAIM, ACTION, DAMAGE, LOSS, EXPENSE OR LIABILITY INCURRED FROM ANY MISCONDUCT OR BREACH OF TERMS BY YOU.