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Terms of Use

Last Updated: 29 July, 2016

Welcome to trayaan.com. The terms 'trayaan.com’, "we", "us" or "our", which are used throughout this Terms of Use document refer to the website trayaan.com, its owners, the managers and associates. The terms "you", “visitor” or "user" refers to you, the user or the visitor of this website.

Acceptance of Terms
By visiting our site "trayaan.com", you agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions. We may change these terms and conditions at any time. Your continued use of trayaan.com means that you accept any new or modified terms and conditions that we come up with. Please re-visit the `Terms of Use’ page at our site from time to time to stay aware of any changes that we may introduce.

The following are the terms and conditions that govern your use of trayaan.com. By visiting and continuing to use trayaan.com, you fully accept these terms and conditions.

By using the Products and Services, you agree, without limitation or qualification, to be bound by, and to comply with, these Terms of Service as they may be amended from time to time, together with any other posted guidelines or rules applicable to any specific Product or Service. You will not use the Website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms and Conditions. If you do not accept these Terms and Conditions you must immediately stop using the Website.

Description of Service
trayaan.com, is a Website with a broad array of Web-enabled information and resources on travel, tour, trips, excursions, and related topics, (hereinafter the "Service"). Any and all features, content, code or programming that augments, changes or enhances the Service, shall be subject to the Terms. You agree that the Service is provided "AS-IS" and that trayaan.com assumes no responsibility for any losses you incur as a result of failure on our part to make available any of the properties or services contemplated by these Terms, whether now in service or a future feature, service or property.

Licence: trayaan.com hereby grants you a limited, non-exclusive, non-assignable and non-transferable Licence to access trayaan.com provided and expressly conditioned upon your agreement that all such access and use shall be governed by all of the terms and conditions set forth in this User Agreement.

Licence to use trayaan.com: You may view, download for caching and purely personal viewing purposes only, and print pages from the website, provided that:
1. You must not republish any material from trayaan.com in any form, (including but not limited to republication on another website, on any electronic or in printed form.), or reproduce or store material from this website in any public or private electronic retrieval system.
2. You must not reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell, visit, or otherwise exploit our website or material on our website for any commercial purpose, without our express written consent.
3. You must not edit, manipulate or modify any material on the website.

This Licence applies to all kinds and forms of media and material available on trayaan.com including but not limited to text, image, video and other forms of media.

In certain occasions, including but not limited to posts and articles we may use an image or media that does not belong to us, and has an external or different licence. For example, including but not limited to an image having a Creative Commons licence. Such usage of external media will be notified alongwith the media in the article or post where it is used, including a link to its licence and attribution as required and if required by its author.

Restrictions on use of materials
The Trademarks, names, marks and logos appearing on the site are, unless otherwise noted, are trademarks owned by or licensed to trayaan.com. Your use of these marks, except as provided in these Terms and Conditions, is prohibited. From time to time, trayaan.com makes fair use in this site of trademarks owned and used by third parties. trayaan.com makes no claim to ownership of those marks.

The contents of this site, such as text, graphics, images, pictures and other media or content on this website (hereby collectively termed as the "site Material") are protected by copyright laws. These Terms and Conditions do not grant you any licence whatsoever to the site Material. trayaan.com authorizes you to view and download a single copy of the site Material for your non-commercial personal use only. Unauthorized use of the site Material violates copyright, trademark, and other laws. You agree to retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the original site Material on any copy of such material. Except as expressly provided herein, you may not sell, modify, copy, reproduce, republish, display, distribute, manipulate, upload, transmit or otherwise use the site Material in any way, in any form, for any public, commercial or non-commercial purpose. Use of the site Material on any other web site or in a networked environment is prohibited. trayaan.com and its authors retain all intellectual property rights in the site Material. Unauthorised usage, publication or redistribution of the site Material in any form or media is strictly prohibited.

Feedback  trayaan.com welcomes your comments on our site; however, you acknowledge that if you send us creative suggestions, ideas, recipes, notes, drawings, concepts, inventions or other information, (collectively, the "Information"), the Information shall be deemed, and shall remain trayaan.com property. By submission of any Information to us, you assign to us and we shall own exclusively all rights to such Information of every kind and nature.

Limitation of Liability:
trayaan.com DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE WEB SITE WILL OPERATE ERROR-FREE OR THAT THE SITE AND ITS SERVER ARE FREE OF COMPUTER VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL MATERIAL. IF YOUR USE OF THE SITE OR THE SITE MATERIAL RESULTS IN ANY COSTS OR EXPENSES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE NEED FOR SERVICING OR REPLACING EQUIPMENT OR DATA, trayaan.com SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR THOSE COSTS OR EXPENSES.
THIS WEB SITE AND ITS MATERIAL ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AT YOUR OWN RISK" BASIS WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. trayaan.com, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, INCLUDING THE WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTIES RIGHTS, AND THE WARRANTY OF FITNESS FOR PARTICULAR PURPOSE. ALTHOUGH trayaan.com STRIVES TO PROVIDE THOROUGH AND ACCURATE MATERIALS ON ITS SITE, WE MAKE NO WARRANTIES ABOUT THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, COMPLETENESS, OR TIMELINESS OF THE MATERIAL, SERVICES, SOFTWARE, TEXT, IMAGES, GRAPHICS, AND LINKS.

Disclaimer of Consequential Damages IN NO EVENT SHALL trayaan.com, ITS AFFILIATES, OR ANY THIRD PARTIES MENTIONED ON THE SITE BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS, OR DAMAGES RESULTING FROM LOST DATA OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) RESULTING FROM THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE MATERIAL ON THIS SITE OR SITES LINKED TO THIS SITE, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT trayaan.com. IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

Indemnity: By using this site, you agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless trayaan.com, its owners, officers, directors, managers, employees and agents, from and against any and all losses, claims, damages, costs and expenses (including reasonable legal and accounting fees) that trayaan.com may become obligated to pay arising or resulting from your use of the site Material or your breach of these Terms and Conditions. trayaan.com reserves the right to assume or participate, at your expense, in the investigation, settlement and defence of any such action or claim.

Advertisers and external links:
Advertisers on trayaan.com or links to external websites through the advertisements:
trayaan.com does not endorse any advertiser on its web pages in any manner. trayaan.com is not responsible for any errors, omissions or representations on any of its pages or on any links or on any of the linked external websites or external web pages. Users are requested to verify the accuracy of all information on their own before undertaking any reliance on such information.

Links to external websites: trayaan.com contains links to web sites owned by third parties or “external websites” or "external sites", or "external links". These links are provided solely as a convenience to you and are not an endorsement by trayaan.com of those other sites or their contents.

These links are included for various reasons, like for example:
For further relevant information, for further reading on the subject matter or, for other useful information.
These links are selected and included by our team to help you find more relevant related content.
External links are selected, reviewed and included in the posts, pages, RSS feeds and other contents on trayaan.com. External sites can also be linked in our social media portals, such as in Facebook, Twitter and Google Plus.

These external links are not advertisements, and trayaan.com does not link to external sites in return for cash or services, as an affiliation or for any other considerations.

The linked external websites are not under the control of trayaan.com and trayaan.com is not responsible for the contents of any linked external web site or any link contained in a linked external web site, or any changes or updates to such sites. trayaan.com is providing these links to you only as a convenience and the inclusion of any link does not imply the endorsement of the site by trayaan.com.

trayaan.com is not responsible for the content of any linked sites and makes no representations regarding the content or accuracy of materials on such sites. You acknowledge and agree that trayaan.com is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. Further, you acknowledge and agree that trayaan.com shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such site or resource. If you decide to visit any third-party sites using links from this site, you do so at your own risk. Consult the Uniform Resources Locator ("URL") address identified in your browser to determine whether you have linked to a third-party site.

Mentions of Places of Accomodations:
We may sometimes at trayaan.com mention a name, or some details of a place of stay such as, a hotel, resort, home stay, or any other kind of accommodation (hereafter mentioned as "places of accommodations") that we stay at during our travels and journeys, and also solely for the sake of providing information in case of the places of accommodations we haven't stayed at ourselves. Such mentions do not imply endorsements, or any kind of affiliation to them and they are not advertisements. We do not get paid in cash, or any other kind of favour by these "places of accommodations" for such mentions. We do not endorse any such places of accommodations. They are just part of our overall tour experience, and to provide relevant information about the place of visit and the inclusion of any such places of accommodations does not mean we endorse them.

We may in some rare cases even include pictures of these "places of accommodations", but these also are not an endorsement and are not paid promotions. Just like the mentions, these are just part of our overall tour experiences and should not be mistaken for an endorsement or a promotion.

In case we undertake any paid or promotional reviews for any hotels or places of accommodations in future, then those will be clearly mentioned as a note in the particular post itself, and will also updated here.

Product Reviews and other information:
trayaan.com provides reviews, tips of use or information regarding a product or a software application (hereafter mentioned as "app" or "apps") in posts or articles only as a convenience and help to you and they are not a promotional campaign of any sort for the apps or products that we review, and does not imply endorsement.

In our posts we may review apps or products related to travel and those which you may use while travelling (including but not limited to mobile phones, travel gear, travel related apps, etc.) so as to provide you with information about their usefulness in travelling and also some tips on using them. In some cases, an entire article or post can be dedicated to the review itself, or they can even be included in but not limited to our travel tips, travel tools, travel news or perspectives posts. We only review those products or apps which we have ourselves used, or suggest based on our own experience with them so as to give you honest and helpful opinions and information.

We only provide such reviews or information in our posts or articles as a convenience and help to you and they are not intended to be a promotional campaign of any sort for the apps or products that we review. We do not endorse any products or apps which are thus reviewed on our site.

In case we undertake any paid or promotional reviews in future, then those will be clearly mentioned as a note in the particular post itself, and will also updated here.

Some products may however appear as advertisements alongwith our posts. Please refer to the Advertisements section in our Terms of use regarding this.

We make best possible efforts to provide useful information on a given place/location we come across in our travels for your benefit, and also review and provide information on a variety of products. We make best possible efforts to keep the information we provide accurate, as far as rationally possible, but we give no guarantee for the information we provide, as despite our best efforts, there are chances of errors or discrepancies in the information.

By using trayaan.com you acknowledge that you are solely responsible for verifying and using the information provided in trayaan.com. We are not responsible for any kind of liabilities, damages or losses occurring from following the given information.

Content changes and modification:
 trayaan.com reserves the right to change or remove (temporarily or permanently) the Website or any part of it without notice and you confirm that trayaan.com shall not be liable to you for any such change or removal.

Dealings with Third Parties, Including Advertisers:
Your contact and dealings with third parties and advertisers, including, but not limited to Your participation in promotions and contests, found on or through the Service, including payment and delivery of related goods or services and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such third party or advertiser. You agree that trayaan.com, shall not be liable or responsible for any loss or damage that you may suffer as a result of such dealings or as the result of the presence of such third parties or advertisers on the Service.

Advice:
The contents or information on 'trayaan.com' do not constitute advice and should not be relied upon in making or refraining from making, any decision.

Severance:
 If any of these Terms and Conditions should be determined to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable for any reason by any court of competent jurisdiction then such Term or Condition shall be severed and the remaining Terms and Conditions shall survive and remain in full force and effect and continue to be binding and enforceable.

Disclaimer:  You understand and agree that any material and/or data downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of trayaan.com is done entirely at your own risk and discretion, and you will solely be responsible for any damage to your computer systems or loss of data that results from the download or use of such material and/or data. However, trayaan.com will always strive to ensure that the content on its websites or other information channels are free of any virus or any malware.

Commenting:
The conditions for Commenting on trayaan.com are that: You must not restrict or inhibit any other user from using the comment forms. You must not post or transmit any unlawful, threatening, abusive, libellous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane or indecent information of any kind, including without limitation any transmissions constituting or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any local, state, national or international law. You must not post or transmit any information, code or other material which violates or infringes upon the rights of others, including material which is an invasion of privacy or publicity rights or which is protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary right, or derivative works with respect thereto, without first obtaining permission from the owner or right holder, post or transmit any information, code or other material which contains a virus or other harmful component. You must not post, transmit or in any way exploit any information, code or other material for commercial purposes, or which contains advertising.

If you violate such terms, trayaan.com  may, without prior notice and without liability to you, forbid you from any and use of the Site(s), delete your uploaded comments, and take any other action trayaan.com deems appropriate in its sole discretion.

Every comment entered on trayaan.com will be moderated. Any forms of hate-speech, indecent remarks, and any unlawful, threatening, abusive, libellous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane comments will be moderated or completely deleted at the sole discretion of trayaan.com. Also, comments made with a fake/false i.d. or comments posted as impersonating any of the Authors at trayaan.com or any other visitor or user, will be removed.