Dura Lex, Sed Lex!

By accessing ExploGuide website, you accept the completeness of the following Terms of Use which ExploGuide is free to modify at any time. You will have to make sure from then on of any modification by consulting regularly our last conditions published on the site.

In these Terms of Use, ExploGuide is also referred as the “Website”. The “Content” refers to all information (text, images, plans, maps, etc…) displayed or posted on the Website.

By reaching the Website you agree to conform to it. You refrain to reproduce, to copy, to sell, to resell, or to exploit in a commercial or professional purpose whatever it is, all or any part / use of the Website.

If you do not agree to any amended terms, you must stop using the Website.

1 - Disclaimer

1.1 - The use of the Website services is at your own risk. ExploGuide can not be held in charge of any direct or indirect damage: you will be the only responsible for any damage of your computer or any loss of data undergone consecutively to any downloading from the Website.

1.2 - ExploGuide can not be held in charge of any damage occurring to you while / after visiting a place recommended on the Website.

1.3 - ExploGuide community and staff are working hard to make information on the Website as accurate as possible: however you should consider that, due to its open nature, ExploGuide can contain some imprecisions or errors: ExploGuide does not accept any responsibility for any inconvenience originated from information published on the Website. As a consequence, we invite you to verify critical information (like visas, health, safety and transportation) with the official authorities before starting your trip.

1.4 - Opinions and views expressed by ExploGuide’s members do not represent those of ExploGuide and ExploGuide does not verify, endorse, or vouch for the Content of such pages or the violation of the Terms of Use by the members.

2 - Ownership and copyright

2.1 - Except as otherwise indicated, the Website, and including without limitation all ExploGuide logo and all designs, text, graphics, pictures, information, data, software, sound files, other files, Content (as defined below) are the property of ExploGuide. They can't be used by any third party without prior permission of ExploGuide and the owner.

2.2 Also, by using the service, you make a commitment to respect the general conditions of use of Google maps.

2.3 Users must be sure to post images on the Website that are free of any copyright and can be freely displayed.

2.4 If you believe that any of the Content posted by our members or visitors violates your proprietary rights, including copyrights, please contact us!

3 - Modification of the service

3.1 ExploGuide has the right, at any time, to modify, to interrupt temporarily or in a permanent way all or any of the services displayed by the Website, without informing you about it beforehand. ExploGuide cannot be held in charge against you or any third party for any modification, suspension or interruption of the Website.

4 - Links towards other Sites

4.1 Hypertext links can be proposed to you on the Website to reach other related sites edited and managed by third parties. For these sites, ExploGuide can not be considered in charge, directly or not, of any infringements to the applicable legal and statutory laws, as well as the consequences of these infringements.

5 - Particular recommendation to the international users

5.1 Considering the world character of the Internet network, Users agree to conform to all the applicable rules in the country where they consult the Website. In particular, they agree to conform to the applicable laws in transmission of data from France or from the country they live in.

6 - Participation of users

6.1 The Website allows you to put on-line some Contents, to leave comments and opinions. These Contents, comments and opinions engage only their author and can not be considered as some official advice on behalf of ExploGuide.

6.2 We appreciate your contributions! By posting Contents, images, plans, notices or comments on the Website, you grant ExploGuide the right to use, remove, reproduce, modify, adapt, translate, distribute, publish, create derivative works from and publicly display and perform such Content throughout the world in any media, without having to inform you about it beforehand.

6.3 You make a commitment not to break any right of any third parties such as the property or the personality. You make a commitment to respect the private life as well as the human dignity and the good customs and not to break any current law. For instance: make sure when you post a Content that you do not break any private property, or please warn users they should be cautious if they visit places that might be dangerous.

6.4 ExploGuide can not be considered as in charge of the comments and Contents delivered by users of the Website.

7 - Applicable law and regulation of the disputes

7.1 Any dispute which would arise within the framework of the ExploGuide services and Terms of Use will be subjected to the French law and to the exclusive jurisdiction of the competent court: the Court of Appeal of Paris.

8 - Complaints

8.1 Please also indicate us any violation of copyright and intellectual property which you can notice so that we can remedy it quickly.

9 - Membership

9.1 Personal Profile Information: we use e-mail to inform you about ExploGuide new features or let you know about urgent stuff. The personal profile information that you submit to ExploGuide remains your property, but by submitting that information to ExploGuide you grant ExploGuide the right to use that information for internal marketing to members and direct e-mail marketing by ExploGuide. In addition, ExploGuide reserves the right to release current or past member information in the event ExploGuide believes that the membership is being or has been used in violation of this Terms of Use or to commit unlawful acts, if the information is subpoenaed, or when ExploGuide deems it necessary or appropriate.

9.2 By agreeing to the conditions of this Terms of Use, you hereby consent to disclosure of any record or communication to any third party when ExploGuide, in its sole discretion, determines the disclosure to be appropriate.

9.3 Termination of Membership: ExploGuide is the final arbiter of what is and is not allowed on our site and to cancel any membership, at any time for any reason without prior notice.