Privacy Statement

Travel is a Tool appreciates your visit to this web site (“Website”) and your interest in our services and news. Your privacy is important to us and we want you to feel comfortable visiting our site. We take care to protect your personal data collected, processed and used during visits to the Website.

By accessing the Website you accept this Privacy Statement ("Statement").

If you do not agree to this Statement, do not proceed to further web pages of the Website.

This Statement may be updated from time to time. We therefore ask you to consult it on a regular basis. The last line of this Statement below indicates when the Statement was last updated. Your continued use of the Website after we post any modifications to the Privacy Statement on this page will constitute your acknowledgement of the modifications and your consent to be bound by the modified Privacy Statement.

What are the purpose and the scope of this Statement?

Travel is a Tool, (“we”) are committed to safeguarding the personal information that we collect from individuals who use the Travel is a Tool Website. Accordingly, we have developed this Statement to describe how and what type of data will be collected from users of the Website and the purposes for which Travel is a Tool may collect, share or disclose the data.

This Statement applies to any information obtained by Travel is a Tool through your use of the Website. It is not applicable to any Internet websites controlled by third parties that the Travel is a Tool Website may link to (“Third Party Sites”). Please review the privacy statements of Third Party Sites as Travel is a Tool is not responsible for and has no influence on the content or the privacy practices of Third Party Sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy practices of any other site that collects personal information.

The Website uses, but not limited to the following Third Party Sites: Google Analytics.

We may use third-party advertising companies to provide advertisements and content when you visit the Website. These may use their own privacy practices, as noted above.

Occasionally, the Website may engage in marketing and remarketing processes with third-party companies, such as Google, Facebook, Instagram or others in order to market the Website. These may use their own privacy practices, as noted above.

The terms of this Statement are subject to any additional terms of disclaimers or other contractual terms you have entered into with Travel is a Tool such e.g. client confidentiality statements or notices.

What information do we collect from you and for what purpose?

When you visit the Website, our web server automatically records details about your visit (for example, your IP address, the web site from which you visit us, the type of browser software used, the Website pages that you actually visit including the date and the duration of your visit).

In addition, we collect personal data which you voluntarily provide through the Travel is a Tool Website, when you use the contact page, you publish an article or leave a comment, you sign up for an email newsletter, you sign up for a survey, you provide us with feedback or enter information on our Website. The personally identifiable information may include, but not limited to your name, e-mail address, phone number, country, mailing address.

Travel is a Tool will use your personal data:
  • for the purposes of technical administration, to maintain and to operate the Website and to provide you with user support,
  • for the purposes of tracking and measuring traffic and advertising on the Website,
  • for customer and user administration communication, invoicing and marketing,
  • to respond to your inquiries that you submit through the contact page,
  • to follow up with you after correspondence
  • to inform you about our services, news, promotions, updates on policies, technical notices and/or security alerts
  • to protect, prevent and investigate unauthorized or illegal activity on the Website.

How do we collect and store information from you?

Travel is a Tool uses tracking technology such as cookies to gather information (see: “What information do we collect from you and for what purpose?”) to understand how visitors use the Travel is a Tool Website.

Where available, the “Cookies” link at the bottom of the page gives you more details about Travel is a Tool’s use of cookies, and lets you control which types of cookies the Travel is a Tool Website may set on your device (known as your “cookie settings”). Please ensure that you choose your cookie settings according to your consent.

Refusing, disabling or deactivating of cookies may result in a reduced availability of the Website.

To whom do we disclose your information collected from the Travel is a Tool Website?

We will not sell or rent your personal information to third parties. We will not share your personal information with third parties unless:

  • we are legally required
  • when you obtain your consent to share
  • when you publish posts, media and other content that you voluntarily submit for publication, your user name will be published along with your content
  • a specific service that is provided on the Website requires the interaction with or is provided by a third party (e.g. a payment service provider)
  • when it is identified that your use of the Website, its all entities, is in violation of this Privacy Statement.

How do we protect your information?

Your personal information is processed and contained through secured networks and can only be accessed by limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.

The Internet is generally not regarded as a secure environment. While the security of your personal information is important to us, no method of transmission on the Internet, or form and method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore we cannot guarantee its absolute security. Please note that we accept no responsibility or liability for the security, maintenance and nondisclosure of your personal information and data.

How do we handle information from individuals under the age of 18?

The Travel is a Tool Website does not seek to collect personal data from individuals under the age of 18. Individuals under the age of 18 should receive permission from their parent or legal guardian before providing any personal data to the Travel is a Tool Website.

Your rights

You may opt out of future communication by notifying us. In certain situations you may request to erase your personal information by notifying us.

Please note that we may need to retain certain information for recordkeeping, to provide certain transactions or if required by law.

Should you have a request regarding the processing, amend or cancellation of your personal data, please contact us on the following address:

Last updated: 1 May 2020