Please read these terms and conditions of use carefully before using or obtaining any information from us (í░Epic Tripí▒) or through our website (í░EpicTrip.com,í▒ í░Siteí▒). If you do not agree with any part of the following terms and conditions, you must not use this Site.

Acceptance of Terms and Conditions
By using this Site, you agree to these terms and conditions. Epic Trip reserves the right to update these terms and conditions at any time without notice to you. We may, at any time and without advance notice or liability, restrict your access to any portion of our Site, or cancel your membership.

Membership Account
Use of and Membership in the Services is void where prohibited. By using the membership services, you represent and warrant that you are at least 14 years of age or older; all registration information you submit is truthful and the best of your knowledge; and your use of the services does not violate any applicable local, state, federal, international law, regulation, or applicable law. Your profile and membership may be terminated without advance notice or warning, if we believe that you are less than 14 years of age.

To register, you will be required to include your personal, active e-mail account and to create a password. You will be required to submit your e-mail address and password to register and login. We recommend that you do not share your password with anyone else. You understand that you are financially responsible for all uses of the Site such as but not limited to making any travel related reservations, bookings, plans, or any purchases on the Site or through our affiliates. Epic Trip is not responsible for links to external websites.

Privacy Policy
Epic Trip collects user submitted information such as name, e-mail address, and age for verification purposes. Epic Trip also collects other profile data and information including but not limited to age, gender, interests, and any information that you may post on your profile and on the Site. In addition, the Site allows membersí» profile to be searched and viewed (in whole or in part) by other users in order to assist users to interact among other users of the Site. User IP addresses may be recorded for security and monitoring purposes. Epic Trip will never reveal other users' full names to other users.

Epic Trip also collects non-personally identifiable information including but not limited to traffic count, browser type, and sales. We may use non-personally identifiable information to determine how people use the Site and its services.

Analyzing non-personally identifiable information on our Site may allow us to improve the performance of and offerings on our Site. For example, this data may provide us with information including how often users click onto our Site, listings, and which areas of our Site is most frequently used or needs to be improved. In addition, this non-personally identifiable information may be shared with other third-parties to provide relevant services and advertisements to users.

User Conduct
You agree to the following guidelines while using this Site and you will not use the Site to:

Submission of Content and Other Materials
Epic Trip encourages interaction among users of the Site. You understand that all contents on this Site such as but not limited to journals, comments, opinions, recommendations, guides, texts, photographs, news, directories, search results, videos, virtual tours, illustrations, graphics, logos, images, data, software, hardware, and messages or other materials, including information created and submitted by members and Epic Trip, appearing on this Site may be incorrect or inaccurate and is at the usersí» discretion to accept (in whole or in part) or disregard the content on the Site. Epic Trip disclaims any liability with respect to such content on the Site.

By submitting journals, photographs, comments, recommendations, opinions, reviews, news, guides, text, images or other materials, you warrant (1) you are the owner of such content or have been granted all the necessary rights from the respective owner or the rights holder to display, submit, post, or upload onto this Site. You may not post, distribute, or reproduce any copyrighted material, trademarks, or other proprietary information without obtaining the prior written consent of the owner of such proprietary rights and (2) the use of the aforementioned by Epic Trip will not infringe the intellectual property rights or in any way violate the rights of the third parties involved; (3) you automatically grant Epic Trip and its affiliates a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty free rights to store, use, adapt, modify, create derivative works of, copy, translate, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, publish, print, transfer or sell any content (in whole or in part) such as but not limited to images, photographs, journals, videos, reviews, comments for any purpose, including, without limitation, a commercial purpose, without any compensation to you.

In addition, you agree not to post, submit, or upload the contents of Epic Trip or its membersí» profiles to other commercial travel related sites, online services or other sites without the prior written consent of Epic Trip.

Epic Trip is not responsible for content posted by users of the Site on any area including but not limited to membersí» profile section, forums, comments, reviews, photos, opinions, articles, videos, and news. The opinions and views expressed on the Site do not necessarily represent the views of Epic Trip, its affiliates, employees, partners, merchants, advisors and other members.

Personal and non-commercial use limitation:
The services of our Site are for your personal and non-commercial use only. You may not collect, modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell contents from this Site such as, but not limited to texts, graphics, software, videos, virtual tours, services, products, or data, obtained from this Site for commercial purposes.

Legal Disclaimer
In no circumstances shall Epic Trip, its employees, advisors, merchants, partners, associates, advertisers, and their respective suppliers be liable for any damages resulted from direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, through, special, or in any way connected or related from the use of this Site.

Epic Trip sites contain links to other sites operated by parties other than Epic Trip. Epic Trip does not control those sites and is not responsible for their contents, including the accuracy, timeliness, or completeness of information it may obtain from third party sites or your use of them. Epic Trip's inclusion of links to such Web sites does not imply any endorsement of the material or any association with their operators.

Your interaction with Epic Trip, its third party sites and partners accessed from our Site is at your own risk, and Epic Trip will have no liability with any negligence, omissions, breach of contract, errors, misrepresentations, personal injuries, death, or other damages or expenses from your interaction with our Site or with its merchants, partners, associates and their respective suppliers.

Please be aware that Epic Trip is not responsible for the terms of use and privacy practices of such other sites. Epic Trip encourages its visitors to be aware and read the terms of use and privacy practices of such other sites.

If there is any dispute about or involving Epic Trip, you agree that the dispute will be governed by the laws of the State of California without regard to its conflict of law provisions. You agree to personal jurisdiction by and venue in the state and federal courts of the State of California, City of Barstow.

You are solely responsible for your interactions with other Epic Trip members. Epic Trip reserves the right, but has no obligation, to monitor disputes between you and other members of the Site.

You agree to defend and indemnify Epic Trip, its employees, advisors, merchants, partners, associates, advertisers, and their respective suppliers from and against any claims, damages, fines, liabilities, causes of action, demands, recoveries, losses, penalties or other costs or expenses of any kind including but not limited to reasonable legal and accounting fees, brought by you or on your behalf.

Copy Right and Trademark
Epic Trip and EpicTrip.com are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Epic Trip. © 2006 Epic Trip, 1801 Rimrock Road, Suite 7, Barstow, California, 92311, USA. Other product and company names mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners.

Epic Trip reserves the right to change the Policy at any time without notice. We may modify these terms and conditions, at any time, by posting notice on our Site. Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and any other notifications, warnings, modifications, and notices are effective the moment they are posted on the Site.