Effective: April 2, 2020. Last updated: June 27, 2023
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
The term “you” refers to anyone who uses, visits and/or views the website. The Diary of a Nomad (“I”, “we” or “us”) reserves the right to amend or modify these terms and conditions in its sole discretion at any time without notice, and by using this website, you accept those amendments. It is your responsibility to periodically check this website for updates.
Your continued use of this website after we post any changes to our Terms and Conditions constitutes your acceptance of those changes and updates. You must not access or use this website if you do not wish to be bound by these Terms and Conditions.
All content on this website including but not limited to text, posts, logos, marks, graphics, files, materials, services, products, videos, audio, applications, computer code, designs, downloads and all other information here (collectively, the “Content”) is owned by us and is protected by copyright, trademark and other intellectual property and unfair competition laws with the exception of any content from others that we are lawfully permitted to use. You are granted a limited revocable license to print or download Content from the website for your own personal, non-commercial, non-transferrable, informational and educational use only, while ensuring it’s not in violation of any copyright, trademark, and intellectual property or proprietary rights.
You agree not to copy, duplicate, steal, modify, publish, display, distribute, reproduce, store, transmit, post, create derivative works, reverse engineer, sell, rent or license any part of the Content in any way to anyone, without our prior written consent. You agree to abide by the copyright, trademark laws and intellectual property rights and shall be solely responsible for any violations of these terms and conditions.
Third Party Links
This website may contain links to third-party websites or resources for your convenience. We may serve as an affiliate for some of these third-party websites by offering or advertising their products or services on the website; however, we do not own or control these third-party websites. Once you click on a third-party link and leave this website, you are no longer bound by our terms and conditions.
You agree that we are not responsible or liable for the accuracy, content or any information presented on these third-party websites. You assume all risks for using these third-party websites or resources and any transactions between you and these third-party websites are strictly between you and the third party. We shall not be liable for any damages resulting from your use of these third-party websites or resources.
Use of our Paid and Free Products
We may offer free products for you to download and also sell physical or digital products, paid courses, programs, and any other related materials (collectively, “products”) on this website. We only grant you a limited, personal, non-exclusive, and non-transferable license to use all our products for your personal use only.
You acknowledge and agree that you have no right to share, modify, sell, edit, copy, reproduce, create derivative works of, reverse engineer, enhance, or in any way exploit our products. You cannot sell or redistribute any of our products, whether free or paid ones, without our express written consent.
We reserve the right in our sole discretion to refuse, remove, restrict your access, revoke and terminate your use of our website including any or all Content published by you or us at any time for any reason, without notice.
All sales of products and/or services on this website are final. No refunds will be issued. We truly believe in giving more than receiving and each of our products and services is designed by keeping this core principle in mind.
All content, information, products and/or services on this website are “as is” and “as available” basis without any representations or warranties of any kind including the warranties of merchantability or fitness for any purpose, express or implied to the full extent permissible by law. We make no representations or warranties as to the content, information, materials, products and/or services provided on this website. We make no warranties that this website will perform or operate to meet your requirements or that the information presented here will be complete, current, or error-free. We disclaim all warranties, implied and express for any purpose to the full extent permitted by law.
Limitation of Liability
You agree that under no circumstances, we or anyone working with us shall be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, equitable, special, punitive, exemplary or any other damages resulting from your use of this website including but not limited to all the content, information, products, services, and graphics presented here.
You expressly agree that your use of this website is at your sole risk and that you are solely responsible for the accuracy of the personal and any information you provide, the outcome of your actions, personal and business results, and for all other use in connection with this website.
You also expressly agree that we or anyone working with us shall not be liable to you for any damages resulting from 1) any errors or omissions on the website, delay or denial of any products or services, failure of performance of any kind, interruption in the operation and your use of the website, website attacks including computer virus, hacking of information, and any other system failures; 2) any loss of income, use, data, revenue, profits, business or any goodwill related to the website; 3) any theft or unauthorized access by third parties of your information from this website regardless of our negligence; and 4) any use or misuse of the information, products and/or services offered here.
This limitation of liability shall apply whether such liability arises from negligence, breach of contract, tort, or any other legal theory of liability. You agree that we provide no express or implied guarantees to you for the content presented here, and you accept that no particular results are being promised to you here.
You agree to indemnify and hold us or anyone working with us harmless from all losses, claims, damages, demands, actions, suits, proceedings or judgments, including costs, expenses and reasonable attorneys’ fees (“Liabilities”) assessed against or otherwise incurred by you arising, in whole or in part, from: (a) actions or omissions, whether done negligently or otherwise, by you, your agents, directors, officers, employees or representatives; (b) all your actions and use of the website including purchasing products and services; (c) violation of any laws, rules, regulations or ordinances by you; or (d) violation of any terms and conditions of this website by you or anyone related to you; e) infringement by you or any other user of your account of any intellectual property or other rights of anyone. We will notify you promptly of any such claims or liability and reserve the right to defend such claim, liability or damage at your expense. You shall fully cooperate and provide assistance to us if requested, without any cost, to defend any such claims.
If any provision in these Terms and Conditions is deemed by a court, regulatory authority or other public or private tribunal of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision is deemed to have been omitted from this Agreement. The remainder of this Agreement remains in full force and effect, and is modified to any extent necessary to give such force and effect to the remaining provisions, but only to such extent.
If you have any questions, please email us at [email protected] and we would be happy to provide further clarification.
Your continued use of our website, programs, products and/or services constitutes your acceptance of future changes and updates to this Disclaimer. You must not access or use our website if you do not wish to be bound by this Disclaimer.
Although I am a travel blogger and photographer by profession, I am not your travel and photographer advisor. All content and information on this website is for informational and educational purposes only, does not constitute travel and photography advice and does not establish any kind of professional-client relationship by your use of this website. A professional-client relationship with you is only formed after we have expressly entered into a written agreement with you that you have signed including our fee structure and other terms to represent you in a specific matter.
Although we strive to provide accurate general information, the information presented here is not a substitute for any kind of professional advice, and you should not rely solely on this information. Always consult a professional in the area for your particular needs and circumstances prior to making any professional, legal, travel, photography, outdoor adventuring, and financial or tax-related decisions.
Unless noted otherwise, I am the legal copyright holder of all material found on this website and it may not be used, reprinted, (partially) modified, or published without my written consent. If any copies of any of the content found on this website is shared, published, or mentioned, including press releases, articles, and other publications, a link to The Diary of a Nomad must appear.
Guest bloggers and contributors to our website are responsible for their own material and have to ensure that their work complies with all laws, The Diary of a Nomad’s guidelines, and is suitable content for my audience. The opinions expressed by any third parties are entirely their own.
Affiliate & Third-Party Links
We may partner with other businesses or become part of different affiliate marketing programs whose products or services may be promoted or advertised on this website in exchange for commissions and/or financial rewards when you click and/or purchase those products or services through our affiliate links. We will receive a commission if you make a purchase through our affiliate link at no extra cost to you.
We may also recommend other products, services, coaches and consultants but no such reference is intended to be an endorsement or statement that such information provided is accurate. We recommend these based on our personal experiences but it is still your responsibility to conduct your own due diligence to ensure you have obtained complete accurate information about such product, services, coaches and consultants.
We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, which is an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites. As an Amazon Associate, we earn from qualifying purchases. The Diary of a Nomad is also a participant of the Booking.com Affiliate Program, the World Nomads Partner Program, and the Hostelworld Affiliate Program.
These affiliate or third party relationships in no way compromise the integrity of the content, information, services and materials being presented to you here, and you are under no obligation to click on these affiliate links to purchase those products or services being offered. These affiliate programs are selected based on personal experiences and preferences.
We only affiliate with products, services, and merchants that we believe will provide value to our readers. We only endorse products, services, and merchants that we have personally used/tested and consider of the highest quality standard. It remains solely your personal responsibility to conduct your own investigation to determine whether to purchase an affiliate product or service.
You will not rely on any recommendation, reference, or information provided by us and we cannot be held liable or responsible for any damages resulting from your purchase.
Although we provide these affiliate links on this website for your convenience, we have no control over these external websites and they are solely responsible for their own content and information presented. Therefore, we or anyone working with us cannot be held liable or responsible for any content presented on these external websites and for any damages resulting from them.
This disclosure policy applies to all affiliate links we share on our website, social media, emails, programs, products such as courses, ebooks, services, and through any other means of communication with you.
Sponsored Posts / Reviews
We may include sponsored blog posts on our website from time to time for products or services we recommend or those that have been valuable in our personal experience or use. When this happens, it will always be clearly stated at the top of the post.
We may review different products, services and other resources to provide reviews of books, services and any other recommendations to you. We may receive incentives, discounts, compensation or free products in exchange for our reviews and sponsored content. All such reviews and sponsored posts are solely our honest opinions made in good faith. You are always encouraged to perform your own due diligence prior to relying on them.
We share this information as examples to you but it does not serve as a guarantee or promise of any kind for your results and successes if you decide to use the same information, reviews, products, services, tips and techniques offered here.
You are encouraged to perform your own due diligence and research and are solely responsible for your decisions, purchases from our affiliate links, sponsored content, and results. Your earning potential and results are contingent upon your personal circumstances, abilities, experience and skills. Therefore, you agree not to hold us or anyone working with us liable for any of your successes or failures directly or indirectly related to the information, reports, reviews, products and/or services presented to you here.
The Diary of a Nomad occasionally features guest posts contributed by authors other than the website editor. The opinions expressed in these published works are those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinions of The Diary of a Nomad.
Any letters, emails, blog comments, responses on social media platforms such as Facebook, Pinterest, and Instagram, or questions written directly to me may be used to share with my blogging audience through this website or my newsletter unless specifically requested otherwise.
If you have any questions, please email us at [email protected] and I would be happy to provide further clarification.