Terms and conditions

1. General terms and conditions of use

1.1 This document contains the rules applicable to the use of the General Standard website, available at www.gorgeous-azores.com. By accessing the Website, you agree to respect and comply with these Terms and Conditions. Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully before using the Website. If you do not wish to be bound by these Terms and Conditions, you should refrain from using the Website; in some circumstances, express non-acceptance of the Terms and Conditions may make browsing the Website impossible.

1.2 The Site is administered by Gorgeous Azores -Animação Turística, Lda, at Caminho do Pico do Funcho n.º 94, 9500-350 Ponta Delgada.

1.3 The contact details of the Company are:

Email: info@gorgeous-azores.com ;

Address: Caminho do Pico do Funcho n.º 94, 9500-350 Ponta Delgada.

1.4. The Company reserves the right to change any part of the contents of the Website, at any time, at its sole discretion and without prior notice.


2. Privacy

2.1. The personal data of Users that is collected will be treated in strict compliance with the applicable legislation.

2.2 We want Users to be aware of the general rules on privacy and data processing that we collect and process when making the Website available. An integral part of these Terms and Conditions is the Website Privacy Policy, which includes the rules applicable to the use of cookies and information storage and access mechanisms. Please read the Privacy Policy carefully before using the Website.


3. Use of the website

3.1. You are solely responsible for your use of the Website and your use of the Website, including the information it contains.

3.2 It is strictly forbidden to use the Website for illegal purposes or purposes which are against the law, or for commercial or business purposes.

3.3 The User may not interfere in any way, legal or illegal, with the content and information on the Website, undertaking not to use any device, software or routine that may affect or attempt to interfere with the availability and public access and/or the correct functioning of the Website, under penalty of being civilly and criminally liable for such acts.

3.4 The availability of the Website may be suspended or interrupted, temporarily or definitively, at any time and without any prior notice, namely for maintenance, without such suspension or interruption being able to serve as grounds for any claim for compensation, under any circumstances, for any User.


4. Intellectual property and image rights

4.1. The contents, including but not limited to icons, images, graphics, text, photographs and features on the Website are protected by intellectual property rights and/or personality rights. These contents subject to copyrights, industrial property, domain names and/or personality rights are the exclusive property of the Companies or third parties who have authorized their use on the Website.

4.2. By accessing the Site, the User agrees not to copy, reproduce, alter, modify or publicly disclose any content of this Site and not to insert or implement any link to this Site on any website owned, maintained and/or operated by him or by any third party, his employer or not, without the prior express authorization of the Company or of third parties previously indicated by it, except in the case of personal information and provided that the copy of these materials complies with the provisions of applicable legislation on intellectual property and maintains any proprietary notes contained in the original material.

4.3. Failure by the User to comply with the provisions of 4.2 above will result, without prejudice to any civil or criminal liability, in the destruction of any copies, reproductions, transmissions or other derivative works and/or equivalents made by the User.

4.4 If the User becomes aware of any abusive use of the Website and its contents, the User agrees to notify the Company immediately of such facts, through any of the means of contact indicated in 1.2 above.


5. Third party websites

5.1 The Website may contain links to third party websites, which are not maintained or controlled by the Company and which will have their own Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policies distinct from those of this Website. These links are included for the User’s convenience only, and do not imply any association or endorsement by the Company of such websites and their respective administrators, content or functionalities.

5.2 The Company hereby excludes any liability for references made to third-party websites, for their content or for the activity carried out by these websites, including advertising activity; the Company shall also not be liable for any damages or losses arising directly or indirectly from the use of third-party websites.


6. Limitation of liability

6.1 The Company is concerned that the Website meets the level of satisfaction expected by the User. There are, however, guarantees that cannot be assumed as set out herein.

6.2 The information made available on the Website is provided “as is”, without any guarantee or condition, express or implied, as to the content of the Website or the accuracy or reliability of any information or statements contained therein, or instructions, advice and opinions. The Company will use reasonable efforts to include accurate and current information, where possible, but makes no warranty or representation as to its accuracy or completeness. However, please note that the Company assumes no obligation to update the content. Please note that the information contained on the Website may include inaccuracies, typographical errors or have become out of date.

6.3 In no event will the Company, the agency providing the service or their legal representatives or employees, be liable for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage resulting from, arising out of or relating to (i) the use or performance of the Website, (ii) the User’s inability to use the Website (iii) or reliance on any content displayed on the Website.


7. Suggestions and comments

If you wish to make any suggestions or comments about the Website or if you have any questions that you would like clarified, please contact the Company by one of the means mentioned in 1.2. above.


8. Invalidity

The partial invalidity of any of the Terms and Conditions shall not affect the remaining Terms and Conditions, which shall remain valid and in full force; the part affected by the invalidity shall be governed by the applicable subsidiary rules, with recourse, if necessary, to the rules for integration of legal business.


9. Changes to the terms and conditions

9.1 The Company reserves the right, at any time, to introduce modifications or changes to the Terms and Conditions, the relevant changes being duly notified to the User via the Website, by means of specific notices published on the Website and prior to the User’s request for consent to these changes. The User should consult the Terms and Conditions regularly.

9.2 If the User does not accept the modified Terms and Conditions, the User should cease using the Website.

9.3 In the event of any conflict between these Terms and Conditions and any subsequently published amendments, the latter shall take precedence over the former.


Last updated: March 2023