Privacy and Policy

Locationtrip Holidays Private Limited ("Locationtrip," the "Company","We," "Us," and "Our,") respect your privacy and are committed to protect it through our compliance with this privacy policy. This policy describes:

  • The types of information that we may collect from you when you access or use our Website, applications and other online services (collectively, our "Services"); and
  • Our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting and disclosing that information.
This policy applies only to the information that we collect through our Services, in email, text and other electronic communications sent through or in connection with our Services. This policy DOES NOT apply to information that you provide to, or that is collected by, any third-party, such as hotels/restaurants at which you make reservations and /or pay through our Services and social networks that you use in connection with our Services. We encourage you to consult directly with such third-parties about their privacy practices.

Please read this policy carefully to understand our policies and practices regarding your information and how we will treat it. If you do not agree with our policies and practices, your choice is not to use our Services. By accessing or using our Services, you agree to this privacy policy. This policy may change from time to time, your continued use of our Services after we make changes is deemed to be acceptance of those changes, so please check the policy periodically for updates.

THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT AND HOW WE USE IT

We collect several types of information from and about users of our Services, including information:
  • By which you may be personally identified; and/or
  • About your internet connection, the equipment you use to access our Services and your usage details.
    We collect this information:
  • Directly from you when you provide it to us; and/or
  • Automatically as you navigate through our Services

Information You Provide to Us:

The information we collect on or through our Services may include:
  • Your account information : Your full name, email address, postal code, password and other information you may provide with your account, such as your gender, mobile phone number. Your profile picture if any, that will be publicly displayed as part of your account profile. You may optionally provide us with this information through third-party sign-in services such as Facebook, twitter and Google Plus. In such cases, we fetch and store whatever information is made available to us by you through these sign-in services.
  • Your preferences: Your preferences and settings such as time zone and language.
  • Your content: Information you provide through our Services, including your reviews, photographs, comments, lists, followers, the users you follow, current and prior restaurant reservation details, Hotel and food ordering details and history, favorite hotels, speciality rooms, restaurants, contact information of people you add to, or notify of, your hotel/food bookings through our Services, names, and other information you provide on our Services, and other information in your account profile.
  • Your searches and other activities:
  • Your browsing information: How long you used our Services and which features you used; the ads you clicked on.
  • Your communications: Communications between you and other users or merchants through our Services
  • Your transactional information: If you make reservations or purchases through our Services, we may collect and store information about you to process your requests and automatically complete forms for future transactions, including (but not limited to) your phone number, address, email, billing information and credit or payment card information. This information may be shared with third-parties which assist in processing and fulfilling your requests, etc.When you submit credit or payment card information, we encrypt the information using industry standard technologies, as further described below under "Payment Card Information." If you write reviews about hotels/rooms/restaurants with which you conduct transactions through our Services, we may publicly display information that you transacted with those businesses.
  • Your Public Posts: You also may provide information (such as ratings, reviews, tips, photos, comments, likes, bookmarks, friends, lists, etc.) to be published or displayed (hereinafter, "posted") on publicly accessible areas of our Services, or transmitted to other users of our Services or third-parties (collectively, "User Contributions"). Your User Contributions are posted on and transmitted to others at your own risk.
  • We use the information you provide to us to enhance the functionality and improve the quality of our Services, and to personalize your experience while using our Services. We also use this information to display relevant advertising, provide support to you, communicate with you, and comply with our legal obligations.

Information We Collect Through Automatic Data Collection Technologies

We may automatically collect certain information about the computer or devices (including mobile devices) you use to access the Services, and about your use of the Services, even if you use the Services without registering or logging in.
  • Usage information : Details of your use of our Services, including traffic data, location data, logs and other communication data and the resources that you access and use on or through our Services.
  • Device information : If you are using personal computer or laptop, we may collect browser specific details and while using a mobile device, we also may collect data that identifies your mobile device, device-specific settings and characteristics, and latitude/longitude details.
  • Stored information and files : Our applications also may access metadata and other information associated with other files stored on your mobile device.
  • Location information : Our applications collect real-time information about the location of your device, as permitted by you
  • Last URL visited : The URL of the last web page you visited before visiting our websites.
  • Your preferences : Your preferences and settings such as time zone and language.
  • Your activity on the Services : Information about your activity on the Services, such as your search queries, comments, domain names, search results selected, number of clicks, pages viewed and the order of those pages, how long you visited our Services, the date and time you used the Services, error logs, and other similar information.

Precise Location Information and How to Opt Out

When you use one of our location-enabled services (for example, when you access Services from a mobile device), we may collect and process information about your mobile device's GPS location (including the latitude, longitude or altitude of your mobile device) and the time the location information is recorded to customize the Services with location-based information and features (for example, to inform you about hotel/ restaurants in your area or applicable promotions)

Cookies and Other Electronic Tools.

We, and third parties with whom we partner, may use cookies, pixel tags, web beacons, mobile device IDs, and similar files or technologies to collect and store information in respect to your use of the Services and third party websites. Most browsers are set to automatically allow cookies. Please note it may be possible to disable some (but not all) cookies through your device or browser settings, but doing so may interfere with certain functionality on the Services.

HOW WE USE THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT

We use the information we collect from you for a variety of purposes, including to:
  • Process and respond to your queries
  • Understand our users (what they do on our Services, what features they like, how they use them, etc.), improve the content and features of our Services (such as by personalizing content to your interests), process and complete your transactions, and make special offers.
  • Administer our Services and diagnose technical problems.
  • Send you communications that you have requested or that may be of interest to you.
  • Send you questions from other users that you may be able to answer if you have registered with Locationtrip.
  • Enable us to show you ads that are relevant to you.
  • Generate and review reports and data about, and to conduct research on, our user base and Service usage patterns.
  • Administer contests and sweep stakes.
  • Provide you with customer support.
  • Provide you with notices about your account.
  • Carry out our obligations and enforce our rights arising from any contracts entered into between you and us, including for billing and collection.
  • Notify you about changes to our Services.
  • Allow you to participate in interactive features offered through our Services.
  • In any other way we may describe when you provide the information.
  • In any other way we may describe when you provide the information.
We may also use your information to contact you about our own and third-party goods and services that may be of interest to you. If you do not want us to use your information in this way, please check the relevant box located on the form on which we collect your data and/or adjust your user preferences in your account profile. We may use the information we have collected from you to enable us to display advertisements to our advertisers' target audiences. Even though we do not disclose your personal information for these purposes without your consent, if you click on or otherwise interact with an advertisement, the advertiser may assume that you meet its target criteria.


HOW WE SHARE THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT

We may disclose personal information that we collect or you provide, as described in this privacy policy, in the following ways:

General Information Disclosures

  • To contractors, service providers and other third-parties whom we use to support our business (e.g. room booking and food delivery) and who are bound by contractual obligations to keep personal information confidential and use it only for the purposes for which we disclose it to them.
  • To third-parties to market their products or services to you if you have consented to receive the promotional updates. We contractually require these third-parties to keep personal information confidential and use it only for the purposes for which we disclose it to them.
  • To fulfil the purpose for which you provide it.
  • For any other purpose disclosed by us when you provide the information.
  • Service Providers. We may share your information with outside vendors that we use for a variety of purposes, such as to send you emails and messages on behalf of other Locationtrip members, push notifications to your mobile device on our behalf, provide voice recognition services to process your spoken queries and questions, help us analyze use of our Services, and process and collect payments. Some of our products, services and databases are hosted by third party hosting services providers. We also may use vendors for other projects, such as conducting surveys or organizing sweepstakes for us. We may share information about you with these vendors only to enable them to perform their services.
  • Legal Purposes. We may share your information when we believe in good faith that such sharing is reasonably necessary in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding possible illegal activities or to comply with legal process.
  • To enforce or apply our Terms of Use and other agreements, including for billing and collection purposes.
  • Consent. We may share your information in any other circumstances where we have your consent.

Information Shared with Hotels and Restaurants

When you make a hotel room booking or execute online food ordering transaction through our Services, your information is provided to us and to the Hotel/ restaurants with whom you choose to reserve. In order to facilitate your reservation and online Hotel room and food order processing, we provide your information to that hotels/restaurant in a similar manner as if you had made a room reservation or food order directly with the hotel/restaurant. If you provide a mobile phone number, hotels, restaurants or Locationtrip may send you text messages regarding your reservation or order's delivery status. Some hotels/restaurants also require you to provide credit or debit card account information to secure your reservation. When you make a room booking or online food ordering transaction through our Services and/or make a payment to a hotel/restaurant through our Services, we may also share with the hotel/restaurants additional information, such as information about your preferences and history or information that we collect from third-parties. Information you choose to share with a Hotel/ restaurant when you make a reservation and/or pay a hotel/restaurant through our Services may be used by the hotel/restaurant for its own purposes. We do not control the privacy practices of hotels/restaurants. Please contact the respective hotels/ restaurant directly if you want to learn about its privacy practices.

Payment Card/Bank Information.

To use certain of our Services, such as to make room or food reservations at certain hotel/restaurants and to make payments to certain hotels/restaurants, we may require credit, debit card account, net banking or other payment information. By submitting your , debit card account, net banking or other payment information through our Services, you expressly consent to the sharing of your information with hotel/restaurants, third-party payment processors, and other third-party service providers (including but not limited to vendors who provide fraud detection services to us and other third parties), and you further agree to the following terms:

  • When you use a credit/debit card account, net banking or other payment option to secure a reservation through our Sites, we provide your account information (including card number and expiration date) to our third-party payment service providers and the applicable hotels/ restaurants.
  • When you initially provide your credit/debit card account, net banking or other payment account information through our Services in order to use our hotel/ restaurant payment services, we may provide account information to our third-party payment service providers. As explained in our Terms of Use, these third parties may store your account information so you can use our hotel/restaurant payment services through our Services in the future.


CHOICES ABOUT HOW WE USE AND DISCLOSE YOUR INFORMATION

We strive to provide you with choices regarding the personal information you provide to us. You can set your browser or mobile device to refuse all or some browser cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. To learn how you can manage your Flash cookie settings, visit the Flash player settings page on Adobe's website. If you disable or refuse cookies, please note that some parts of our Services may then be inaccessible or not function properly. We do not share your personal information with any advertising/promotional agency.

COMMUNICATIONS CHOICES

When you sign up for a locationtrip account, you are opting in to receive emails from other Locationtrip users, businesses, and Locationtrip itself. You can log in to manage your email preferences here and you can follow the "unsubscribe" instructions in commercial email messages, but note that you cannot opt out of receiving certain administrative notices, service notices, or legal notices from Locationtrip.

REVIEWING, CHANGING OR DELETING INFORMATION

If you would like to review, change or delete personal information we have collected from you, or permanently delete your account, please use the "Contact Us" link at the bottom of every page, or contact the Locationtrip .com

ACCESSING & CORRECTING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

We will take reasonable steps to accurately record the personal information that you provide to us and any subsequent updates. We encourage you to review, update, and correct the personal information that we maintain about you, and you may request that we delete personal information about you that is inaccurate, incomplete, or irrelevant for legitimate purposes, or are being processed in a way which infringes any applicable legal requirement. Your right to review, update, correct, and delete your personal information may be limited, subject to the law of your jurisdiction: (i) if your requests are abusive or unreasonably excessive, (ii) where the rights or safety of another person or persons would be encroached upon, or (iii) if the information or material you request relates to existing or anticipated legal proceedings between you and us, or providing access to you would prejudice negotiations between us or an investigation of possible unlawful activity. Your right to review, update, correct, and delete your information is subject to our records retention policies and applicable law, including any statutory retention requirements.

SECURITY: HOW WE PROTECT YOUR INFORMATION

We have implemented appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and help prevent unauthorized access to your information and to maintain data security. We cannot guarantee its absolute security and thereby usage in a manner that is inconsistent with this Privacy Policy. We assume no liability or responsibility for disclosure of your information due to errors in transmission, unauthorized third-party access, or other causes beyond our control. You play an important role in keeping your personal information secure. You should not share your user name, password, or other security information for your Locationtrip account with anyone. If we receive instructions using your user name and password, we will consider that you have authorized the instructions.

CHILDREN UNDER 18

The Services are not intended for users under the age of 18. We do not knowingly collect any personal information from children under 18 or market to or solicit information from anyone under the age of 18. If we become aware that a person submitting personal information is under 18, we will delete the account and any related information as soon as possible. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 18, please contact us at info@locationtrip.com

THIRD PARTY LINKS AND SERVICES

The Services may contain links to third-party websites. Your use of these features may result in the collection, processing or sharing of information about you, depending on the feature. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of other websites or services which may be linked on our services. We do not endorse or make any representations about third-party websites or services. Our Privacy Policy does not cover the information you choose to provide to or that is collected by these third parties. We strongly encourage you to read such third parties' privacy policies.

DATA RETENTION AND ACCOUNT TERMINATION

You can close your account by visiting your profile settings page on our website. We will remove your public posts from view and/or dissociate them from your account profile, but we may retain information about you for the purposes authorized under this Privacy Policy unless prohibited by law.

JOB APPLICANTS

If your information is submitted to us through our Service when applying for a position with our company, the information will be used to consider your application. We may retain your information for any period of time. This information may be shared with other companies for the purpose of evaluating your qualifications for the particular position or other available positions, as well as with third-party service providers retained by us to collect, maintain and analyze candidate submissions for job postings.

CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY

We reserve the right to amend this Privacy Policy from time to time to reflect changes in the law, our data collection and use practices, the features of our services, or advances in technology. Please check this page periodically for changes.

CONTACT US

If you have any queries relating to the processing/usage of information provided by you or Locationtrip's Privacy Policy, you may email us at info@locationtrip.com or write at the following address:

Locationtrip Holidays Private Limited
No: 26D Infopark TBC
Kochi, Kerala
India