Overview

Effective: 1st January 2016 – Revised: 6th January 2018

Janis & Gary, as OurworldforYou, are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.

This webpage tells you the data protection and privacy practices for OurworldforYou.com, specifically:

  • What personally identifiable information is collected
  • Which organisation is collecting this information
  • How this information is used
  • Our policy on sharing this information
  • How we protect your information
  • How you can correct any inaccuracies in this information
  • Plain English Summary
  • We take your privacy very seriously.

OurWorldforYou.com. does not actively track you as an individual.

Should you send us an email via the contact form below, your name, email address and message will be emailed to us (as you would expect). This information is kept private. We will store this information within our own email system so that we are able to respond to you.

Should you comment on a blog post or web page on this site, then your name, email address, IP address and message will be stored in our website database. This makes your name, website address and comment (but not your email address) viewable by the general public on the website.

The website does use some cookies when you browse this website. These are used to ensure proper running of this website, and also to help us improve your experience when browsing.

None of the information we gather via cookies identifies you as an individual – it is all entirely anonymous.

The cookies we use are detailed below:

CookieTypeDurationDescription
Disqus.com
Facebook.comPersistent2 yearsTo track whether you have liked or shared posts.
OurWorldforYou.comSessionSessionUsed to remember your session details
Twitter.com

To delete the cookie used to remember if you have viewed this policy or not, click here: Delete Cookies

To find out how to delete cookies, the site AboutCookies.Org has an excellent page to assist with this.  For more info follow this link: How to delete cookies…

Cookies for Analytics

This website uses software provided by Google Analytics to measure our visitor’s usage, so that we can gain a better understanding of how they use our website. This could be from how many visitors are using our website, which pages they are interested in and so on.
The software will not save, store or collect personal information from your computer or mobile device. You can read Google’s privacy policy to gain further information.

Which organisation is collecting this information

OurWorldforYou.com is a website owned by Gary Williams, a Travel & Lifestyle blogger based in the South East of the United Kingdom.

How this information is used

If you have chosen to share it with us, we use your email address to contact you in reply to your message, or to send you our newsletter. If you have entered your email address to leave a comment on the blog, it is used to identify your comment, however it is not displayed on the website or shared with any third party.

We may also use your email to help resolve issues or disputes, for example if you tell us that you cannot see any of your posts on the website, we would probably search our database using your email address to help diagnose the problem.

Our disclosure of this information

We do not share your personal information or email address with third parties.

Email opt-out

Just like you, we hate spam. We do not send you spam emails.
You may opt-out of our emails at any time. An ‘unsubscribe’ link is included in all of our email newsletters.

Protection of your information

OurWorldforYou.com uses best endeavour to safeguard the confidentiality of your personally identifiable information but we do not use encryption (such as SSL) or firewalls to further protect the information as it travels across the Internet. We do not believe that the personal information we collect warrants this level of security. It is important to be aware that there is no such thing as “perfect internet security”.

How to correct inaccurate information

Once posted, you cannot change or remove any comments you have submitted on our website pages and/or posts. However, if you would like to have this information removed please contact us and we will do this for you.

You should know that because of technical constraints, all information is never completely removed from our databases. Therefore, you should not expect that all of your personally identifiable information will be completely removed from our databases in response to your requests that it be removed. We will aim to remove all publicly-facing information.

OurWorldforYou.com website

The information on this page applies only to this website and not to other websites linked to and from these pages.

Disclaimer

Every effort has been made to ensure that the information on this website is as up-to-date as possible. Some details, however, such as contact information, prices, opening hours, travel information and website addresses are liable to change. Our World for You cannot accept any responsibility for any consequences arising from the use of this information, nor for any material on third party websites and cannot guarantee that any third party websites listed will be a suitable source of travel information.

Furthermore, every effort has been made to ensure that any content sent to and displayed on the website from users, members and other third parties is appropriate to this website, however we cannot guarantee 100% accuracy, or that it is a suitable source of travel information. We do however value your comments very highly.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Affiliates and disclosure

Please note that some of the links on this site are affiliate links and may earn the website money, at no additional cost to you. Occasionally we may be able to provide offers via the links.

If you are a click away from booking your trip and would be happy to support our website in a small way, using these links will certainly help us.

Liability

Our World for You are not responsible to you or anyone else for any loss, damage, liability, cost or expense suffered in connection with the use of this site or its content (including applications). The site is provided ‘as is’. We make no warranties or representations about the site or its content and exclude, to the maximum extent permitted by law, any liability which may arise as a result of their use.
We will never be liable for any indirect, incidental, special or consequential loss, or loss of profits or revenue arising out of the use of the site.

When you use this website, you are agreeing to comply with the terms within this privacy and liability policy. If you disagree with any of these terms and conditions, please do not use our website.

Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.
This website contains material which is owned or directly licensed to us. Unauthorised use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.

Any disputes arising will be dealt with under the laws of England, Northern Ireland Scotland and Wales.

Social Media & Comments

Communication, engagement and actions taken through external social media platforms that OurWorldforYou.com and its owners participates on are custom to the terms and conditions, as well as the privacy policies held with each social media platform respectively.

Our World for You is a blog and therefore encourages users to communicate and engage. Users are advised to comment respectfully and we will not approve comments that divulge other users’ personal information. Nor will we approve comments that defame, harm or are libellous to others or irrelevant to the blog post.

How to contact us

Please use this form. You will find it on the footer of every page too.

Changes to the Privacy Policy

From time to time we may update this Privacy Policy in line with website changes that may affect the personal information we gather about you. It is assumed that you accept such changes if you continue to use the site and services. If you do not accept such changes then you should stop using OurWorldforYou.com’s website and services, and contact us (details above) if you would like any information removed.

Privacy & Liability Policy was last modified: January 6th, 2018 by Gary