Intellectual and industrial property
Conditions of use and access to the website
The services offered on the website are, in the main, and unless stated otherwise, free of charge. Access to the services supplied through the website does not generally require prior subscription or registration by the Users; without prejudice to the fact that access to certain services will require Users to register first.
The User guarantees that the information supplied when registering for the services requiring User Registration is true and authentic, and is obliged to keep this information updated. In all cases, the User is solely responsible for providing false or erroneous statements and for the damage this may cause TURESPAÑA or third parties.
The User agrees to use the content and services available through the website in accordance with these General Conditions and the Specific Conditions established for certain services, and also in accordance with that specified by the Law, moral conduct, good customs and public order.
The User undertakes to respect the intellectual property rights of TURESPAÑA and third parties, and to this end, will refrain from reproducing, copying, distributing, broadcasting or any other form of public communication, transforming or modifying the content, unless authorised by the owner of these rights, or it is legally permitted to do so.
The User cannot use the data obtained from the website to make electronic, publicity, promotion or commercial communications without prior consent from those affected.
Minors using the Services must obtain prior permission from their parents, guardians or legal representatives, who will be held responsible for any actions made by minors under their charge. Full responsibility for deciding the specific content and services that minors can access lies with the adults responsible for them. As it is possible for minors to access unsuitable information over the Internet, Users are informed that there are devices, mainly computer programs for filtering and blocking information, and which limit what content is available; although they are not infallible, they are particularly useful for controlling and restricting material that minors may access.
Rights granted to TURESPAÑA by the User
When uploading or publishing a file, content or multimedia content to the website xxxxxxxx, the user grants:
• To the benefit of TURESPAÑA, a worldwide licence, non-exclusive, exempt from royalties, transferable (with right to a sub-licence) to use, reproduce, distribute, carry out work deriving from this, display and execute the User File in relation to providing services, and with the operation of the website and TURESPAÑA’s activities, including unlimited capacity to promote and redistribute all or part of the website (and work deriving from this) in any format and through any channel of communication.
• To the benefit of each website user, a worldwide licence, non-exclusive and exempt from royalties, to access the User’s Files through the website, and to use, reproduce, distribute, carry out work deriving from these, display and execute these User file as far as the operating capacity of the website permits, and in accordance with these Terms and Conditions.
Obligations for the correct use of the website, services and content
The User undertakes to use the website and services in accordance with the law, these Conditions of Use, the Special Conditions for certain services, and other notices, rules of use and instructions of which he or she is made aware, and in accordance with moral standards, generally accepted decent behaviour and public order.
To this effect, the User will refrain from using any services for illicit purposes, prohibited under these Conditions of Use, harmful to the rights and interests of third parties, or that in any form may damage, render useless, overload or prevent normal use of services, computer equipment or documents and files and any type of content saved to any IT equipment at TURESPAÑA or other Internet Users (hardware and software).
In particular, and including but not limited to the following, the User undertakes not to transmit, disseminate or make available to third parties information, data, content, sound and/or image files, software and, in general, any type of material that:
• In any way opposes, denigrates or impugns the fundamental rights and public liberties recognised in the constitution, international treaties or remaining legislation.
• Induces, incites or promotes actions that are criminal, derogatory, defamatory or, generally contrary to law, moral standards, generally accepted good habits or public order; or discriminatory actions, attitudes and thoughts on grounds of sex, race, religion, beliefs, age or status.
• Is false, ambiguous, incorrect, exaggerated or inappropriate, with the result that it induces, or may induce, errors on the subject or the intentions and purposes of the communicator.
• Is protected by any intellectual property rights belonging to third parties, without the User having obtained prior authorisation from the owners which is required in order to effect the use, or desired use.
• That in any way discredits TURESPAÑA or third parties.
• Consists of either illegal, deceptive or unfair publicity, and in general, constitutes unfair competition. Whose characteristics cause disruption to the normal operation of the service.
Furthermore, the User undertakes to use the content provided to the website Users, by which is understood, and by way of example only, texts, photographs, graphic design, images, icons, technology, software, links and audiovisual or audio content, in addition to graphic design and source codes (hereinafter the “Contents”), in accordance with the law, these Conditions of Use, the Special Conditions for certain Services and other notices, rules of use and instructions made known to Users, and in accordance with moral standards and generally accepted good habits and public order. TURESPAÑA will monitor the User Files published on the website to ensure they comply with these Conditions of Use, and reserves the right to remove any User File from the Facebook website.
For the use made by Users of the website
TURESPAÑA has neither the obligation nor the ability to control the use made of the website, its services and its contents by the users. More specifically, TURESPAÑA does not guarantee that Users will use these contents in accordance with these Conditions of Use or any Special Conditions, notices, rules of use and instructions that may be applicable, nor that they will do so in a lawful and appropriate fashion, and excludes any liability for loss or damage of any kind that may arise from the unlawful, incorrect, inappropriate or inadequate use that Users may make of the website, its services and content.
Furthermore, TURESPAÑA does not guarantee that the website can be used in privacy and safety, and in particular, that unauthorised third parties are unable to obtain information on the type, conditions, characteristics and circumstances of use made by Users of the website, and therefore will not be held responsible for loss or damage of any type that may arise from such unauthorised access.
If any of these conditions were to be declared illegal, invalid or inapplicable due to a law in the State in which these conditions are applied, they will be considered void (to the extent and under the jurisdiction that these conditions become illegal, invalid or inapplicable); nevertheless, the remaining terms and conditions will continue in force and remain binding and enforceable.
For all the pages on this site Copyright © 2017. INSTITUTO DE TURISMO DE ESPAÑA – TURESPAÑA. Technical support. Any query or comment on the content of this survey should be addressed to the Spanish Tourism Institute, TURESPAÑA.
Contact phone number: +34 913433500; fax: +34 913433896
This licence for use is governed by Spanish law regardless of the user’s situation in law. Any dispute that may arise in the interpretation of this agreement will be resolved by the Spanish courts.
Data Protection Policy
The details included on this form will be used according to the norms established by the Spanish Personal Data Protection Act, Organic Law 15/1999, strictly abiding by the aims and limitations set out therein, and respecting all rights established and protected by said Law.
Users who provide personal data give their complete consent to the incorporation of such data in a personal data file, which is the sole responsibility of the Spanish Tourism Institute (hereinafter, Turespaña), and to the treatment (electronic or otherwise) of said data so that they can be used by Turespaña to manage information requests, and to send commercial correspondence regarding products and services from Turespaña or from third parties relating to the tourism industry, using any channel, including electronic media (email, SMS, etc.), also authorising the extraction and storage of data and market research in order to adapt offers and information to each particular profile.
The form used to collect the details shall indicate if they are optional or required. Should users refuse to provide the data marked as required, they will not be authorised access to the service for which they were requested.
We also inform you that your personal data may be accessed for the purposes specified above by different Spanish Tourist Offices, even in cases where they are located in countries which may not offer a comparable level of protection to that guaranteed by Spanish legislation.
The list of Spanish Tourist Offices is available on the website www.spain.info. The organisation responsible for the file is Turespaña, with company ID number Q-2829013-H, and with head office at Calle José Lázaro Galdiano, 41, Madrid 28020. Users may withdraw their consent at any time at this link. They may also exercise their rights of access, rectification, opposition and cancellation by sending written notification together with a copy of their national ID card or equivalent document to the above address, indicating the right they wish to exercise. Furthermore, registered users of the website may, at any time, state that they prefer not to receive any communication sent by Turespaña. Turespaña will make the necessary mechanisms available to users included on the website’s mailing list so that they can delete their details from the list, or if they prefer, modify the type of information they wish to receive.