Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

We welcome you as a User of the website LikedPlaces.com.

General information

The security and privacy of each User’s personal data (also referred to as Data Owner) is a priority for LikedPlaces.com (also referred to as LikedPlaces or Site). By accessing the Site, this assumes users accept these Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

The information on the Site reflects the opinions of the authors and is not intended to be fully comprehensive. We may authorize the use of this information by natural persons in the exercise of exclusively personal or domestic activities within or outside the European Union.

LikedPlaces is committed to complying with the legislation on the protection of personal data and to take security measures to safeguard against any abusive use.

Data Collection

There are areas on the LikedPlaces where you need to obtain your personal information in order to make your visit as enjoyable and productive as possible. The Site uses personal data provided by natural persons, identified, directly or indirectly, by reference to: name, address, identification numbers, location data, electronic identifiers (e-mail address, etc.) specific physical, physiological, genetic, economic, cultural or social identity of the user.

a. Treatment of Personal Data

In order to carry out its activity, LikedPlaces performs a set of operations on personal data, either manually or automated, such as collection, registration, organization, transformation, conservation, archive, retrieval, consultation, use, limitation, deletion or destruction or otherwise.

The website assures the holders of personal data, a set of limitations to the data processing, that guarantees the rights, freedoms and guarantees of the holders in this matter and ensure the legitimacy, reasonableness and security of this data.

The information collected from the Users of LikedPlaces will be only those that the Site considers necessary, are limited to the purposes for which they are intended, will be treated according to the Law, kept for the period required and can not be shared with third parties unless authorized by the Site or by the Law.

b. Consent

For the purposes of the Site, LikedPlaces seeks to obtain the consent of the data holder, where it authorizes in a free and informed way, by explicitly declaring that personal data may be subject to treatment, seeking the Site to keep evidence of such consent.

Particular attention should be paid to information aimed at minors, which is sought after by LikedPlaces. The Site seeks to obtain the consent of minors for the processing of personal data, which, according to the Law, may have to be given by those who exercise parental authority.

c. Treatment of Special Categories Data

In the processing of personal data, LikedPlaces seeks to respect the rights, freedoms and guarantees of users, particularly as regards private and family life. It does not treat data from special categories such as racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs, trade union membership, genetic data, biometrics, health, life and sexual orientation. There are exceptions related to the fulfillment of legal obligations.

d. Rights of Data Holders

LikedPlaces seeks to ensure the following rights of data owners:

Right to information

Right to information, in which data subjects have the right to be informed, about the purpose of their data and the treatment thereof, and in which the Site will provide the information to the holders in writing, orally or by means electronic, always cautioning the correct identification of data holders.

Right of access

Right of access, where data subjects have the right to receive all information regarding the processing of their data, with the possibility of requesting a copy of the data in the processing phase, to be delivered in a readable format, in electronic form, and in which the Site will provide the information free of charge, and may charge a fee for the service or refuse to provide such information if the requests are manifestly unfounded or excessive.

Right of rectification

Right of rectification, in which data subjects may request the rectification of their data that are considered inaccurate or incomplete, and in which the Site will seek to respond without delay, depending on the purposes of this data.

Right to erasure or forgetfulness

Right to erasure or forgetting which can only be guaranteed by the Site when one of the following conditions exists: i) Personal data are no longer necessary for the purposes for which they were collected; ii) The data subject withdraws the consent or opposes the treatment and there is no other legal basis for the same; (iii) the data were treated unlawfully; iv) There is a judicial decision to that effect. The right to erasure or forgetfulness can be invoked by the data owners when the contractual relationship ends. From the date of invocation of the right to forgetfulness or erasure, the Site may only use the personal data for the purposes resulting from the periods established in the Law, at the end of which personal data may be erased.

Right to limitation

Right to limitation, in which data subjects may invoke until the situation that led to the invocation ends (or until data is corrected) occurs in exceptional cases such as inaccuracy of personal data, illegal processing or possibility of erase of data that are necessary in legal proceedings. After the date of the invocation, the Website will notify all interested entities of the intention of transmitting the personal data in order to safeguard the rights of the data subject.

Right to portability

The right to portability, where data subjects can receive a copy of the data provided in a structured format, commonly used and automatically read, so that the data subjects can transmit it to another entity.

Right of opposition

Right of objection, which the data subjects may invoke if they object to the processing of the data, even if they have been consented in good time: (i) for reasons of a particular nature; ii) when they aim at direct marketing and the inherent definition of consumption profiles for this purpose; (iii) where there are exclusively automated individual decisions which have effects on its legal area which significantly affect it. Following such invocation, the Site will seek to terminate the processing of data, unless it presents valid reasons for such processing that prevail over the interests, rights and freedoms of data holders.

Right of complaint

Right of complaint, that data subjects may invoke, as a means of asserting their rights, the possibility of submitting a complaint to any supervisory authority (public authority in each Member State of the European Union that supervises the application of the Data Protection legislation) regardless of your residence or where the data processing underlying the complaint occurs.

Right to compensation

Right to compensation, arising from the right of complaint, where the data subjects understand that they will be entitled to compensation because they consider that their rights have been infringed and therefore have suffered damages.

Comments

When users leave comments on the LikedPlaces, the data in the comments form, the IP address and the user agent of the browser are saved to help with the detection of spam, which can be verified through an automatic service.

An anonymous string created from the user’s email address (also called a hash) can be sent to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https//automattic.com/privacy/. After the user’s comment is approved, the photo of your profile is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

If you leave a comment on the Site, the comment and metadata are stored indefinitely, so that you can automatically recognize and approve any subsequent comments, rather than placing them in a moderation queue.

For users who register with LikedPlaces, the Site stores the personal information provided in their user profile. Users can view, edit, or delete this personal information at any time (except for changing their username). Site administrators can also view and edit this information.

E-Mail and Newsletter

For the users to receive information about articles, highlights, news, products and services, promotional offers and others related to the LikedPlaces, just subscribe the newsletter on the Site, providing your email address . If users wish to not receive more newsletters from LikedPlaces, they may, at any time, remove their email address from the mailing list of the Site by clicking on the link at the bottom of the newsletters.

Multimedia

When uploading images to the LikedPlaces, you should avoid loading images with embedded geolocation data (EXIF GPS). Users can download and extract geolocation data from Site images.

Responsibility

LikedPlaces is not responsible for any loss, damage, costs or expenses, whether direct, indirect, incidental, special and / or consequential, including loss of profits, incurred by you or claims made against you resulting from any use, access or inability to use or access the Site, for errors or omissions, delays or interruptions, viruses or any other harmful components.

If the Website incur losses, damages or costs associated with any breach of these Terms of Use and Privacy Policy or any associated legal obligation made by you, you agree to indemnify LikePlaces for such losses, damages and costs.

LikedPlaces strives to ensure that the content of the Site is accurate, but does not guarantee it in its entirety. Not being also responsible for the content of user comments, so the user should conduct their own search before acting.

LikedPlaces does not guarantee that it is always available, but will try to minimize delays and disruptions. Not being liable for any loss, damage or liability arising out of the interruption or discontinuance of the Site, in whole or in part.

Access to the information contained in the LikedPlaces may not be legal by certain people or in certain countries. Thus the user accessing or downloading information on the Site is responsible for compliance with the laws of their jurisdiction.

Cookies

a. WHAT ARE COOKIES FOR?

Cookies are small files that, when visited, are stored in the user’s electronic equipment (computer, mobile phone, tablet, or other) by the likedPlaces through the browser and can store information regarding user preferences for certain types of information or actions of your visit to the Site, when viewing the site, edit or publish articles, leave comments, etc.

The Site may use cookies to help determine its usefulness. This allows for more efficient navigation. Placing cookies will help the Site recognize the user’s equipment on their next visit. So the user will not have to re-indicate their preferences in principle.

The user can decide to be notified about the receipt of cookies or block the user’s system through the browser. If you block the entry, you may not be able to access certain areas of the Site.

The cookies used respect anonymity and will not be used to collect personal information.

b. What Type of Cookies Can the Site Use and Which Purposes?

Depending on the functionality, the LikedPlaces can use:

Functional Cookies

Functional cookies allow the Site to save the user preferences of the Site, in order to know who the user is, so you do not have to reconfigure the Site each time you visit, thus allowing you to increase the level of personalization of services to suit user preferences as much as possible.

Analytical Cookies

Analytical cookies are used anonymously to analyze service usage levels (how users use the Site) and monitor their performance (statistics creation and analysis) to improve the way they work.

Essential Cookies

Essential cookies to access specific areas of the Site, allowing navigation and use of applications on the Site. Without these cookies, services that require it can not be provided.

According to the domain to which they belong, cookies can be:

Own Cookies

Own cookies, when they are sent to the user’s electronic equipment of a device or domain managed by the Site, from which the service requested by the user is provided.

Third-party cookies

Third-party cookies, when sent to your electronic equipment from an equipment or domain that is not managed by the Site, but rather by another entity that treats the data collected through cookies.

According to the period of useful life, cookies can be:

Session Cookies

Session cookies, when they are temporary because they remain in the file of the cookies of the user’s browser until this leaves the Site, allowing to save the session information, the user’s choices and to identify any problems.

Permanent Cookies

Permanent cookies, when stored at the browser level, even after they are closed, in the user’s access equipment (computer, mobile phone, tablet or other) and are used whenever the user visits the Site. to direct navigation according to the user’s interests, providing a more personalized service.

c. Can Cookies Be Blocked on Site?

The user may opt-out of accepting some or all of the cookies from the ReliablePlaces by changing the settings of the electronic equipment. Browsers allow the user to accept, reject or delete cookies, in particular by managing the settings in their browser.

After you disable cookies, you may not be able to enjoy the full functionality of the LikedPlaces, as portions of the Site may be affected.

Third Party and Affiliate Links

LikedPlaces may contain links to other sites, which may have useful information and tools for you.

Because LikedPlaces does not control such third-party sites, it is not responsible for the content, products, services and links contained on these sites, and therefore the user is required to do research with manufacturers, suppliers or others regarding the suitability of the products or services offered on these sites.

LikedPlaces may contain “affiliate links” and receive a small compensation if the user of the Site makes a purchase using those links. The Site may accept advertisements, sponsorships or sponsored articles (which it will seek to identify in order to ensure the transparency of opinions and sources), as well as provide opinions on products, services, websites and other subjects and receive a small compensation.

LikedPlaces Terms of Use and Privacy Policy are not applied to third-party sites and affiliates, so if you visit these sites from the Site, you should read the Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy of those sites , and shall not be liable for the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Incorporated Content from Other Sites

In your articles and pages, LikedPlaces can include embedded content from other sites, such as videos, pictures, articles, and more. The content incorporated in the Site behaves as if the user visits these other sites.

Intellectual Property

LikedPlaces has ownership, license or copyright of all constituent elements of the content, pages, creative and literary works included in the Site, such as texts, images, graphics, software, design and layout of the Site, including logos and marks of the LikedPlaces, which are protected by Law.

Without express written permission from Trips or authorized in these Terms of Use and Privacy Policy, you must not use, copy, store, reproduce, modify, republish, for yourself or others, post, incorporate into another website , transmit or distribute any content on the Site in any way (for commercial or other purposes) and by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, scanning or otherwise.

Use of the LikedPlaces does not grant users the right to use registered or unregistered trademarks or logos displayed on the Site without the express written permission of the trademark owner or logo.

In case the user of the Site does not comply with or do any of the actions mentioned above, LikedPlaces do not hesitate to apply their legal rights against the user.

In order to obtain use permissions, requests to the LikedPlaces should be sent to geral@likedplaces.com.

Prohibited Behavior

LikedPlaces users should not, directly or indirectly, tamper with, prevent or modify the content on the Site, or damage or jeopardize the sustainability of the Site. Users should not use the LikedPlaces to transmit information that does not comply with the law and the rights of other users or third parties, or that defame, harass, threaten, offend or prevent other users from using the Site. Users should not also use the LikedPlaces to send unsolicited e-mail messages or transmit viruses or other disabling resources to the Site or through the Site.

Contact

The site address is: https://likedplaces.com/en.

If you have any suggestions, opinions or complaints about Site, we would be grateful if you would contact us at geral@likedplaces.com or by completing the contact form on the Website at www.likedplaces.com/en/contact-us.

If you have any questions about how LikedPlaces deals with your personal data as a user or has ideas about how the Website may improve these Terms of Use and Privacy Policy, please contact us by sending us an email to geral@likedplaces.com.

Suggestions, materials or feedback made available by users to FreePlaces are not considered as confidential material and may therefore be used to improve the Site and the services it provides without any obligation to make any payments.

Applicable Law

These Terms of Use and Privacy Policy of LikedPlaces are governed by and construed in accordance with Portuguese Law, with the jurisdiction of the Lisbon Court of Appeals, with the exclusion of any other to resolve any conflicts resulting from the interpretation and application of said Terms and Privacy Policy. If in these Terms and Policy, any provision is held to be invalid or unenforceable by a Court, such invalidity or unenforceability shall not affect the remaining information, which shall remain in full force and effect.

Changes in Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

LikedPlaces reserves the right at any time and without prior notice to change these Terms of Use and Privacy Policy, so the Site encourages users to read them regularly so that users upgraded.

These Terms of Use and Privacy Policy are in effect until terminated by LikedPlaces, which may, at any time and without prior notice, discontinue the Site, in whole or in part.

Date of last update of these Terms of Use and Privacy Policy: May 1, 2019.