Terms of Use


Please read these terms of use carefully before using this site. By this using this site, you agree to these terms of use. If you do not agree to these terms of use, please do not use this site.

1. General. This site is operated by TuscanyTours, a division of the Contrada Corp., a California corporation. TuscanyTours reserves the right at any time to change, modify, amend, or discontinue any aspect or feature of the site, including, without limitation, the content, hours of availability, and equipment needed for access or use of the site.

2. Equipment. Users of this site are under all circumstances responsible for obtaining and maintaining all telephone, computer hardware and other equipment needed for access to and use of the site and for any charges related thereto.

3. Restrictions on Use.

A. You shall use the site for lawful purposes only. You shall not post or transmit through the site any material which violates or infringes in any way upon the rights of others, which is unlawful, threatening, abusive, defamatory, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, vulgar, obscene, profane or otherwise objectionable, which encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, gives rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any law.

B. The site contains copyrighted material, trademarks and other proprietary information, including, without limitation, text, software, photos, video, graphics, music and sound, and the contents of the site are copyrighted under the United States copyright laws. You may not modify, publish, transmit, display, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit, any of the content, in whole or in part. You may download one copy of any copyrighted material for your personal, non-commercial home use only. Except as otherwise expressly permitted under copyright law, no copying, redistribution, retransmission, publication or commercial exploitation of downloaded material will be permitted without the express written permission of TuscanyTours.


Privacy Statement


Please review our Privacy Statement before using this site. By this using this site, you agree to accept these privacy policies as a condition of use.


Last Updated: 5/1/2005


Overview


TuscanyTours collects personally identifiable information (name, e-mail address, etc.) as well as general and demographic data (zip code, travel requirements, preferences, etc.) that you submit when you request information from our site about tours, itineraries, vacation rentals, and other products and services that are offered on the TuscanyTours website.

TuscanyTours will not rent, sell, or otherwise provide your contact information to any third parties without your express permission. We use the contact information you provide primarily to respond to you and/or to contact you about the product(s) or service(s) for which you have requested information. Subsequently we may occasionally use your contact information to inform you of new features and special offers from TuscanyTours a few times a year. You can ask to be removed from our mailings database at any time to stop further communication. Simply send an email to information@TuscanyTours.com with the subject line "Remove".


IP Addresses and Cookies

TuscanyTours uses IP addresses (random numbers assigned to individual computers) to help diagnose problems with our servers, administer our web site, and anonymously track content preferences and traffic patterns. We may also use cookies (small text files transferred from our Web site to your hard drive) to recognize repeat users, track usage behavior, and facilitate your access to and use of our site. Cookies do not damage files or allow anyone to access your personally identifiable information - they simply provide information to us about site usage to help us improve and update our site. If at some point we decide to feature advertisements on our site, we may choose to share aggregate site usage statistics and demographic information with third parties, such as advertisers, but this information will not include any personally identifiable user information.


External Links

TuscanyTours privacy policy applies to any and all information submitted to us through emails, forms, or by navigating the TuscanyTours website. Please note, however, that the TuscanyTours website also includes links to other websites, and if you choose to visit those sites, you are responsible for reviewing their privacy policies and deciding whether they are acceptable to you.


Additional Information

TuscanyTours reserves the right to alter our Privacy Statement at a future time, and in the event of such changes agrees to notify users of changes via email and by posting the amended Privacy Statement on our web site in a timely manner. This statement and the policies outlined here are not intended to and do not give you any contractual or other legal rights.